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.
- District Deaths July 30, 2014
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.
Elaine Jean (Hamilton) Klayko
KLAYKO – Elaine Jean (Hamilton), 65, Lilly, died at peace Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at her home.
MATIJEVICH – Nicholas, 88, Johnstown, formerly of Pittsburgh, died July 28, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daisy "Doodles" Miller
MILLER – Daisy “Doodles,” aged 16 years, was released from this life into the next on Sunday, July 27, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, Dorene and Ian Miller, Andrea Brooks, and Jayme Brooks.
Ethel M. Miller
MILLER – Ethel M., 95, Ebensburg, formerly of Barnesboro, died July 29, 2014, at her home with her daughter, Patty, by her side.
Andrea Lynn (Lonas) Peters
PETERS – Andrea Lynn (Lonas), 46, Bolivar, passed into the arms of our Lord on July 28, 2014, in the palliative care unit of Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital.
Mirrel Oliver Plummer Sr.
PLUMMER – Mirrel Oliver Sr., 75, Portage, passed away July 27, 2014, at home.
Mary Ann (Sedor) Shedlock
SHEDLOCK – Mary Ann (Sedor), 87, a resident of St. Benedict Manor, formerly of Revloc and Ebensburg, passed away July 28, 2014, at the manor.
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Michele L. Bernat
BERNAT – Michele L., 45, Mundys Corner, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Benjamin Martin Hadix
HADIX – Benjamin Martin, 33, Johnstown, went to his eternal peace in the arms of Jesus July 24, 2014.
Ethel L. Phenicie
PHENICIE – Mrs. Ethel L., 96, Windber, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicholas D. Steinkirchner
STEINKIRCHNER – Nicholas D., 32, Jennerstown, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Brevard County, Fla.
Linda A. Sral
SRAL – Linda A., 68, Portage, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Ruth F. Huff
HUFF – Ruth F., 80, Sidman, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Margaret A. Miske
MISKE – Margaret A., 80, Johnstown, passed away July 27, 2014, at the Allegheny Lutheran Home.
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