CENTRAL CITY — KOSTICK – Robert J., 67, Lambert Street, Central City, passed away Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, at home with his wife by his side. He was born Feb. 11, 1945, in Windber, son of Ella (Smith) Kostick and the late George Kostick. On Aug. 6, 1976, in Everett Church of God, he married J. Ranee (Scitticatt) Kostick. Along with his wife of 36 years, he is survived by the following family, brothers and sisters, Gerald Smith, Mogadore, Ohio; Barbara Ann, married to Charles Snyder, Stoystown; George J. Kostick, married to Carol (Good), Central City; David M. Kostick, married to Cathy (Smith), Windber; and Daniel Kostick, Somerset; many nieces and nephews; and six honorary adopted grandchildren, the Mallow family. And faithfully loving little girl, his dog, Olivia Louise Kostick. He was a member of Everett Church of God. He was a licensed plumber, electrician and welder. Robert served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Era. He was employed by JLG Industry as a welder for 20 years until his health forced him to retire early. Friends and Family will be received on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012, at Akers Funeral Home, 299 Raystown Road, Everett, from 4 to 7 p.m. and Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the hour of service at the funeral home. Funeral service will be held Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2012, at 11 a.m. in the chapel at Akers Funeral Home with Pastor William Kisne, officiating. Online condolences may be expressed at www.akersfuneralhome.com. Burial will be held at Rays Cove Christian Cemetery with full military honors conducted by Everett Area Honor Guard. If friends so desire, memorial contributions may be made in memory of Mr. Kostick to the National Kidney Foundation.
- District Deaths Dec. 5, 2013
Genevieve B. (Decewicz) Bonitz
BONITZ – Genevieve B. (Decewicz), 89, Windber, passed away peacefully in her sleep Dec. 4, 2013, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Betty A. Hasse
HASSE – Betty A., 68, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 4, 2013, at home.
George S. Hoberney
HOBERNEY – George S., 76, Willoughby Hills, Ohio, since 1972, formerly of Cleveland Heights, Ohio, died Dec. 3, 2013.
Robert John Holbink
HOLBINK – Robert John, 70, Nanty Glo, passed away Dec. 3, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
William Jacob Huss Jr.
HUSS – William Jacob Jr., 73, Ideal Park, passed away peacefully at home Dec. 3, 2013, surrounded by his family.
Mary Louise Leventry
LEVENTRY – Mary Louise, 90, Indiana, died peacefully on Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, 2013, at St. Andrew’s Village.
Betty Louise Lopez
LOPEZ – Betty Louise, 83, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 3, 2013, at Allegheny Lutheran Home.
Mark R. Semelsberger
SEMELSBERGER – Mark R., 32, Hastings, passed away Dec. 1, 2013.
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Peter W. Chiodo
CHIODO – Peter W., 70, Westwood, died Dec. 1, 2013.
Betty Lou (Gray) Crilly
CRILLY – Betty Lou (Gray), 55, Carmichaels, Pa., formerly of Carrolltown, passed away Nov. 28, 2013, at Rolling Meadows Nursing Home, Waynesburg, Pa.
Joseph R. Latch Jr.
LATCH – Col. Joseph R. Jr., 89, Johnstown, died Dec. 2, 2013.
Michael Joseph Mandichak
MANDICHAK – Michael Joseph “Juiceman,” 39, Portage, passed away Dec. 2, 2013, at home due to his longtime heart condition.
Mary Lou (Mills) Sam
SAM – Mary Lou (Mills), 80, former Windber resident, went to be with the Lord Oct. 26, 2013.
Judith Ann Servantez
SERVANTEZ – Judith “Judy” Ann, 69, Springfield, Mass., died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at Baystate Medical Center.
SWEETSER – Shari, 53, Johnstown, was received by God Nov. 29, 2013, at Windber Hospice.
- Today's Funerals Dec. 4, 2013
- District Deaths Dec. 3, 2013
Harry L. Irwin
IRWIN – Harry L., 88, Johnstown, died Dec. 1, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Garth Lorrell Litzinger
LITZINGER – Garth Lorrell, 75, Columbia, S.C., died Nov. 29, 2013, after suffering a fatal stroke.
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