CONEMAUGH TOWNSHIP — LEHMAN – Lawrence E. Sr. “Red,” “Larry,” 68, Conemaugh Township, Cambria County, passed away unexpectedly Jan. 6, 2013. He was born April 3, 1944, in Johnstown, son of Earl J. and Pearl A. (Bowers) Lehman. Preceded in death by parents and brothers, Ronald and Neal. He is survived by his son, Lawrence Jr., Richland Township; brother, Robert D., married to the former Joy Weaver, Windber; best friend and companion, Donna M. Naugle, Conemaugh Township, Cambria County; sister-in-law, S. Ruth Lehman, East Taylor Township; several nieces, nephews and several special family members and God children. Larry was a graduate of Johnstown High School. He was employed by various businesses in the area, including Suppes Sales, Bethlehem Steel, Bishop McCort High School, James Excavating and later retired from Conemaugh Hospital. Larry was a member of St. Therese Catholic Church; president of SNPJ Lodge 254; and steward of the SNPJ Club 254. He loved camping, bowling, working on VW’s and spending time at the SNPJ with his friends. Larry will be remembered for his generous nature. Friends will be received from 3 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Baker-Harris Funeral Chapel, Conemaugh, where vigil for the deceased will be held. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Therese Catholic Church, Father Bernard Karmanocky, OFM. Committal, Dunmyer Cemetery. The family suggests contributions be directed to the family in memory of Larry. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.
- District Deaths Dec. 20, 2013
Dorothy E. Blank
BLANK – Dorothy E., 84, Arbutus Park Retirement Community, went to be with her Lord Dec. 18, 2013.
William Richard Drobnich
DROBNICH – William “Bill” Richard, 90, a native of Cambria County and longtime resident of New Enterprise, died peacefully Dec. 18, 2013.
GERIDEAU – Benjamen, 68, Somerset County, passed away peacefully at his home Dec. 15, 2013.
GRASSA – Thomas, 92, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 19, 2013.
Father Oliver Hebert TOR
HEBERT – Father Oliver, TOR of the Third Order Regular Franciscans of the Province of the Most Sacred of Jesus, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013.
Robert W. Horn
HORN – Robert W., 62, Boswell, died Dec. 15, 2013, at Somerset Hospital.
Dorothy V. Johnson
JOHNSON – Dorothy V., 98, Johnstown, died Dec. 19, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Merle D. Kelly
KELLY – Merle D., 88, Johnstown, formerly of Vinco, died Dec. 18, 2013, at Golden Living Center.
Irene E. Lambing
LAMBING – Irene E., 99, Indiana, formerly of Strongstown, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, at Scenery Hill Manor in Indiana.
Robert M. Livingston
LIVINGSTON – Robert M., 72, Cambria Care, died Dec. 19, 2013, at his residence.
Rose Rita (Simsic) Otterson
OTTERSON – Rose Rita (Simsic), 76, rejoined the Lord Dec. 16, 2013, after a prolonged hospitalization.
Edith M. Ronald
RONALD – Mrs. Edith M., 87, Windber, passed away Dec. 18, 2013, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Albert John Schwing Jr.
SCHWING – Albert John Jr., 85, Richmond, Va., passed away Nov. 22, 2013.
- Today's Funerals Dec. 20, 2013
- District Deaths Dec. 19, 2013
Ethel A. Bombatch
BOMBATCH – Ethel A., 95, formerly of Lower Yoder Township, died Dec. 18, 2013, at Richland Woods.
CHIMELEWSKI – Katherine, 90, Summerhill, died Dec. 17, 2013, at Rebekah Manor, Portage.
CLAAR – Roberta “Berta,” 74, Lilly, passed away Dec. 18, 2013, at UPMC-Altoona Hospital.
Charles C. Cymbor
CYMBOR – Charles “Charlie” C., 95, Patton, passed away Dec. 18, 2013, at UPMC Altoona.
M. Carol Jones
JONES – Mrs. M. Carol, 75, Elton, formerly of Oceanside, Calif., passed away Dec. 17, 2013, at St. Jude’s Haven, Elton.
KIMBLE – Dolores, 84, Melbourne, Fla., went to be with her Lord peacefully asleep on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013.
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