RICHLAND — SANNA – Elizabeth J., 88, Richland, died July 15, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Dec. 6, 1924, in Johnstown, daughter of the late Michael and Anna (Madar) Bires. Preceded in death by husband, Frank “Ace” Sanna, in 1977; brothers, Michael and Joseph; and sisters Anna Paz, Mary Trembulla and Helen Swarney. Survived by sons, Francis (Wilda Callihan) and Joseph (Dolores Querry); daughters, Sandra Moser and Jeannie Sanna; grandchildren, Tammy Bianchi (Don), Kim Sanna, Joseph Sanna Jr. (Lisa), Natalie Rovansek (Jim), Erin Sanna, Nick Sanna (Amber), Zachary Sanna and Alexsandra Sanna; and great-granddaughters, Maria Smith, Katy and Josie Bianchi, Marissa and Nicole Sanna and Sara and Sadie Rovansek. Also survived by sister, Dorothy Bako, Ohio. Elizabeth retired from Penelec in 1977. She enjoyed woodworking and art classes. Elizabeth was a member of St. Mary’s Greek Orthodox Church. At the request of Elizabeth, there will be no public viewing and a private memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Arbutus Park Retirement Community, 207 Ottawa St., Johnstown, Pa. 15904, where Elizabeth resided for the past two years; or to St. Mary’s Greek Orthodox Church 435 Somerset St., Johnstown, Pa. 15901. Arrangements by Picking-Treece-Bennett Mortuary Inc., 921 Menoher Blvd. (ptbmortuary.com)
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STAGER – Lillian R., 84, Johnstown, died March 10, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Thomas G. Hunter
HUNTER – Thomas G., 82, Beaverdale, entered into new life March 10, 2014, at home.
James M. Krumbine
KRUMBINE – James M., 64, Johnstown, died March 7, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Arthur Lee Brown
BROWN – Arthur Lee, 84, Somerset, died March 10, 2014, at his residence.
Shirley Mae Weldon
WELDON – Shirley Mae, 79, Kimberly, Idaho, passed away March 3, 2014.
Richard A. Sotack
SOTACK – Richard A., 49, Blacklick Township, passed away March 10, 2014, at home.
GULA – Daniel, 84, Franklin Borough, went to be with the Lord March 10, 2014, at home.
Francis W. Gavlak
GAVLAK – Francis W., 89, Portage, passed away March 11, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center.
JANCUK – Julia, 79, Portage, passed away March 10, 2014, at Select Specialty Hospital.
Chester R. Querry
QUERRY – Chester R., 92, Johnstown, passed away March 10, 2014, at his home.
Carrie Elizabeth Massey
MASSEY – Carrie Elizabeth, 75, Virginia Beach, Va., went home to be with the Lord March 5, 2014.
Johns C. Schmid Jr.
SCHMID – Johns C. Jr. “Jack,” 89, Davidsville, formerly of Geistown Borough, went to be with the Lord March 10, 2014, at Laurel View Village.
Dr. Stephen P. Kukucka
KUKUCKA – Dr. Stephen P., 64, died unexpectedly in his Crafton home on Sunday, March 9, 2014.
Sophie (Krempasky) Krisko
KRISKO – Sophie (Krempasky), 87, Portage, passed away Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, in Virginia Beach, Va., after a brief illness.
Ronald F. Corona
CORONA – Ronald F., 70, Cresson, died March 9, 2014, at home.
Christine A. Matos
MATOS – Christine A., 53, Windber, died March 10, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
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Norman J. Makin Jr.
MAKIN – Norman J. Jr., 65, Geistown Borough, went to be with the Lord March 10, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
REAY – Raymond, 73, died March 4, 2014, in Venice, Fla.
John E. Schuster
SCHUSTER – John E., 87, passed away March 8, 2014, in St. Augustine, Fla.
Ruth M. Cuppett
CUPPETT – Ruth M., 93 years, 11 months and 16 days, Stonycreek Township, went to be with the Lord March 9, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
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