JOHNSTOWN — POTTER – Jack D., 54, Johnstown, formerly of Richland, died Saturday afternoon, Jan. 5, 2013, at Windber Hospice. Born Oct. 31, 1958, in Johnstown, son of the late Blaine and Helen (Bloom) Potter. He was formerly married to Janet B. Chulick, who survives. Also survived by son, Jack Stephen Potter, Richland; stepchildren, John Michael Zaramba, Pittsburgh; and Kristy Cordek, Richland; five stepgrandchildren; and special longtime friends, Jeff Wingard and Kim Berkebile, both of Richland; and Ron Brubaker, Altoona. Jack will be deeply missed by all of his family and many friends. He was a licensed funeral director for more than 31 years, having served in the capacities of supervisor and trade embalmer for several funeral homes in the Johnstown, Cambria County and surrounding areas. He was a 1976 graduate of Richland High School; Mount Aloysius College, Cresson, with an associate of science degree in premortuary science; and a 1980 graduate of Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science. Member of Pennsylvania Funeral Directors Association and Keystone Funeral Directors Association. Life member of Richland Volunteer Fire Department. He was a very talented artist who enjoyed fishing, woodworking and had a great love for animals. Friends will be received from 1 p.m. until time of funeral service at 2 p.m. Friday at Richland Cemetery Chapel, officiated by the Rev. Father James B. Coveney. Interment will follow at Richland Cemetery. Memorials in Jack’s memory to the Humane Society of Cambria County would be most appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Ronald W. Brubaker, supervisor of Gilden Barton Funeral Home, Altoona.
- District Deaths July 24, 2014
Thomas Barton Jr.
BARTON – Thomas Jr., 87, Central City, died July 21, 2014, at home.
Dorothy B. Bermosk
BERMOSK – Dorothy B., 87, Johnstown, passed away July 20, 2014, at Golden Living Center.
Leland Doyle Carney Jr.
CARNEY – Leland Doyle Jr. “Junior” or “Lee,” 77, Pomaria, S.C., formerly of Seward, went to be with the Lord Monday, July 21, 2014.
Ernest R. Contrillo
CONTRILLO – Ernest R., 61, Pittsburgh, formerly of Central City, died July 20, 2014.
Cecelia C. Duncan
DUNCAN – Cecelia C. “Sue,” 78, Johnstown, died July 22, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Capt. Dudley C. Hunt
HUNT – Capt. Dudley C., (retired) MPD, Washington, D.C., 77, Windber, passed away July 22, 2014, at home.
Dorothy M. (Moyer) Kepler
KEPLER – Mrs. Dorothy M. (Moyer), 90, Scottsdale, Ariz., formerly of Portage, entered into new life July 19, 2014, at Hospice of the Valley, Scottsdale.
Anna Marie Krumenacker
KRUMENACKER – Anna Marie, 85, Carrolltown, passed away July 22, 2014, at St. Jude’s Haven, Johnstown.
- Funerals July 24, 2014
BLOCK – Deborah, 62, Johnstown, died July 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Edward James Clark
CLARK – Edward James, 89, Johnstown, formerly of Minersville, died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicole Lyn Eskridge
ESKRIDGE – Nicole Lynn, 24, Linden, Va., passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014.
Jeffery Lynn Flick
FLICK – Jeffery Lynn, 58, Seattle, Wash., formerly of Hollsopple, passed on July 3, 2014, in Seattle.
Elizabeth J. Knapik
KNAPIK – Elizabeth J. “Bethann,” 75, Northern Cambria, passed away July 21, 2014, at UPMC Altoona.
Christopher Shawn Reed
REED – Christopher Shawn, 22, Windber, died July 20, 2014.
Violet Marie (Snyder) Shaffer-Eastlake
SHAFFER-EASTLAKE – Violet Marie (Snyder), 90, Hidden Valley Road, Conemaugh Township, Somerset County, died July 22, 2014.
Teresa L. Smith
SMITH – Teresa L., 50, Johnstown, died July 19, 2014, at her residence.
TURNER – Rosemary, 91, formerly of Johnstown and Woodville, Ohio, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Genoa Care Center, Genoa, Ohio.
Mary Ann (Guzic) Walter
WALTER – Mary Ann (Guzic), 77, Lilly, went to her eternal rest July 21, 2014, surrounded by her family at her residence.
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