WINDBER — KLOC – John L., 79, Windber, died April 12, 2013, at Windber Hospital. Born Nov. 20, 1933, in Windber, son of Joseph and Sophie (Kubala) Kloc. Preceded in death by parents. Survived by loving wife of 54 years, married on May 24, 1958, Mary E. (Pachella) Kloc, and son, Joe Kloc, both of Windber. John was an avid golfer, loved long walks, flowers and gardening. He retired with 33 years of service with Bethlehem Steel, Plate Mill. He was a U.S. Army veteran. Also a member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, former member of church choir. He was a 1952 graduate of Windber Area High School. There will be no viewing or visitation, please meet at the church. Family and friends are invited to attend a funeral Mass which will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Windber, the Very Rev. Leonard E. Voytek, VF, pastor. Private committal at the convenience of the family with graveside military rites by Windber VFW Post 4795 Ritual Team at St. John Cantius Cemetery, Windber. Arrangements by Meek & Dalla Valle Funeral Home Inc., Windber. (www.meekfuneralhome.com)
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Jerry Sheldon Berkebile
BERKEBILE – Jerry Sheldon, 83, Johnstown, passed away April 17, 2014, at Presbyterian Home, Johnstown.
Phyllis J. Burkhard
BURKHARD – Phyllis J., 71, Johnstown, passed away April 16, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
FABRIZIO – John, 88, Geistown, died April 18, 2014, at the Lutheran Home.
Homer E. Hillegas
HILLEGAS – Homer E., 94, Tionesta, Pa., formerly of Central City and Parma, Ohio, died April 14, 2014, at Golden Living Center, Shippenville, Pa.
Florence R. Homer
HOMER – Florence R., 88, Clearfield, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Christ the King Manor, DuBois.
Ronald Glenn Lester
LESTER – Ronald Glenn, 81, Lebanon, formerly of Sidman, died April 18, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Lebanon.
LISINA – Edward, 81, Johnstown, died April 18, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Dora Marie Bufagna
BUFAGNA – Dora Marie, 87, Armagh, passed away peacefully April 16, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Doris Marjorie Cooper
COOPER – Doris Marjorie, 87, Westmont, went to heaven, April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center Palliative Care Unit.
Rose Mary (Delegram) Tripodi
TRIPODI – Rose Mary (Delegram), 66, Culpeper, Va., formerly of Cresson, died April 17, 2014, at home.
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Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
ANDREWS – Zachary Gordon Alan, 21, Johnstown, was called home April 13, 2014.
Ray H. Clites
CLITES – Ray H., 93 , Westmont, died April 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Beverly J. Hoover
HOOVER – Beverly J., 75, Johnstown, was received into heaven April 16, 2014.
Joseph Samuel Kuhar Jr.
KUHAR – Joseph Samuel Jr. “Joey,” 64, passed away April 11, 2014, at home, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Charles M. Lambert
LAMBERT – Charles M., 87, Central City, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
Betty L. Lydic
LYDIC – Betty L., 88, Johnstown, died April 15, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Stella A. Ponchek
PONCHEK – Stella A., 92, East Conemaugh, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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