EBENSBURG — DIETZ – Shirley A., 74, Ebensburg, passed away July 9, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Feb. 19, 1939, in Johnstown, daughter of Dwight and Marie. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Raymond; grandson, Jason Ryan Kough; and son-in-law, Russell Lee Kough. Survived by children, Amelia Marie Kough, Ebensburg; Brian, and wife, Leslie Dietz, East Stroudsburg; and Jeffrey Dietz, Dumfries, Va.; grandchildren, Russell, Stephanie, Jennifer, Ashley and Colton; and great-grandchildren, Allen, Ethan and Bryce. Also survived by sister, Helen L. Ferguson, Ebensburg; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. She attended Lakeside Community Church of the Nazarene, Ebensburg. Shirley was an accomplished mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and cancer survivor. She had worked for Valley Dairy in Ebensburg until 1996 and at Ebensburg Giant Eagle until 2012. At Shirley’s request, there will be no viewing. A private funeral service will be held at Lakeside Community Church of the Nazarene, Ebensburg, for immediate family and close friends, Pastor Robert Osborn, officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to American Cancer Society or Lakeside Community Church of the Nazarene, Ebensburg. Funeral arrangements are in the care of Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Ebensburg.
Stanley John Wozny Jr.
WOZNY – Stanley John Jr., 62, Windber, passed away April 16, 2014, at the Presbyterian Home, Johnstown.
Anna E. Katawczik
KATAWCZIK – Anna E., 93, Conemaugh Township, went to be with the Lord April 18, 2014, at Laurel View Village.
Ruth J. (Griffith) Cherkola
CHERKOLA – Ruth J. (Griffith), 87, Upper Yoder Township, died April 16, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital.
REGAN – Donna, 55, Park Hill, died April 17, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Mary Catherine (Regan) Beidle
BEIDLE – Mary Catherine (Regan) “Sis” “Kate,” 87, Johnstown, died April 16, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center and went to spend Easter in Heaven.
STALLER – Helen, 93, Johnstown, died April 18, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home.
Barbara Joan Berkebile
BERKEBILE – Barbara Joan, 75, Stoystown, died April 19, 2014, at Somerset In Touch Hospice House.
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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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