SPRINGFIELD, MASS. — SERVANTEZ – Judith “Judy” Ann, 69, Springfield, Mass., died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at Baystate Medical Center. Judy was the loving wife of 51 years to her husband, Phillip Michael Servantez Sr. Judy was born in 1944 and raised in Johnstown, to the late Stanley Rambish and Thelma (Rhodes) Rambish. Judy was a longtime resident of Springfield, Mass., where she and her husband were always active in their children’s sports and school activities, serving as Putnam High School boosters president for several years. She was known as the neighborhood mom in the Forest Park area who opened her home to family friends who all enjoyed her homemade enchiladas and Mexican cooking. She was a devoted, lifelong Sox fan. Judy precedes her children, son Phillip Servantez Jr., and wife, Anita, Somers, Conn.; daughter, Theresa Taylor, Springfield, Mass.; daughter, Toni Sisco, and husband, Ron Sisco, Monson, Mass.; son, Stanley Servantez, and fiancee, Jennifer Caputo, Agawam, Mass.; and son, Steven Servantez, and wife, Deborah, San Francisco, Calif. Judy also leaves behind her grandchildren, Desiree, Phillip III, Zachary, Clint, Sentry, Nicole, Christopher, Kevin, Cameron, Jared, Marina, Elsa and Abigail. Preceded in death by her beloved grandson, Eric. Judy also was blessed with the gift of her great-grandchildren, Damian, Brayden and Aiden. Judy also eagerly anticipated the birth of her fourth great-grandchild, Addilynn, due in April. Judith also leaves behind brothers, Stanley Rambish, and wife, Cindy, Lancaster; David Rambish, and wife, Liz, Johnstown; Richard Rambish, and wife, Connie, Johnstown; and Arthur Rambish, and wife, Zarina, Tucson, Ariz.; and sisters, Gloria Silvinac, Johnstown; Janet St. John, Agawam, Mass.; and Debbie Kott, and husband, Ron Kott, Johnstown; and numerous loved nieces and nephews in Pennsylvania and Massachusetts. The family invites you to celebrate Judy’s life. Calling hours will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at Hafey Funeral Home, 494 Belmont Ave., Springfield, Mass. Graveside service will be performed at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at Oak Grove Cemetery. Funeral procession will begin at 9 a.m. from Hafey Funeral Home. (www.hafeyfuneralservice.com)
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E. Joan Davis
DAVIS – E. Joan, 87, Riverside, Ohio, formerly of Johnstown, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Kettering Medical Center.
Billie Josephine (LaFollette) Hodges
HODGES – Billie Josephine (LaFollette), 79, Boswell, Jenner Township, formerly of Gadsden, Ala., passed away July 27, 2014, at Windber Hospice from complications of cancer.
KOONTZ – Judy A., 67, Keedysville, Md., passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Md., after a long battle with lymphoma cancer.
Sherry L. Nagy
NAGY – Sherry L., 49, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at home.
Kenneth A. Naugle
NAUGLE – Kenneth A., 94, Johnstown, died July 30, 2014, at his home.
Richard John Peterson
PETERSON – Richard John, 49, Johnstown, passed away Monday evening, July 28, 2014, at Conemaugh Hospital.
Evelyn F. Vitalie
VITALIE – Evelyn F., 75, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at her home.
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Paul Radnoti Sr.
RADNOTI – Paul Sr., 80, passed away July 13, 2014, in Hebron, Ind.
Samuel R. Saia
SAIA – Samuel R., 90, Johnstown, died July 29, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alex J. Stavish
STAVISH – Alex J., 90, Northern Cambria, died July 29, 2014, at Miners Medical Center Hastings.
Margaret R. (Shaffer) Hemminger
HEMMINGER – Margaret R. “Margie” (Shaffer), 93, formerly of Jenner Township, died July 29, 2014, at Meadow View Nursing Center, Berlin.
Carol R. (Schloski) Groleau
GROLEAU – Carol R. (Schloski), 56, Goshen, Mass., lost her battle with cancer July 16, 2014. Born Dec. 25, 1957, in Colver, she was the daughter of John and Olive (Spotts) Schloski.
George J. Stapinsky
STAPINSKY – George J. “Doodie” or “Hey You,” 85, Fort Hill, formerly of Windber, died July 30, 2014, at In Touch Hospice, Somerset.
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Patricia L. Bakale
BAKALE – Patricia L, 81, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord July 28, 2014.
Stephen A. Christy
CHRISTY – Stephen A., 65, Johnstown, died July 28, 2014, at home surrounded by family and friends.
CUSTER – Margaret “Peggy,” 69, Johnstown, passed away July 29, 2014, at Laurelwood Care Center.
Kathleen L. Geiser
GEISER – Kathleen L., 84, Oakland, died July 29, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
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