CARROLLTOWN — MILLER – Ruth M., 87, Carrolltown, passed away Feb. 6, 2013, at Golden Living Center - HAIDA. Born Sept. 29, 1925, in Patton, daughter of Raymond and Savilla (Ivory) Link. Preceded in death by parents; infant twin sister, Cora; great-grandson, Dustin Miller; brothers, Edward and Wilfred Link; and sisters, Leona Biter, Kathryn Bender-Riek, Dorothy Hoover and Roberta Stoltz. Survived by loving husband of 66 years, Merle A. Miller, Carrolltown; sons, Kenneth (Dorothy) Miller, Johnstown; Lawrence Miller, Manheim; Harry (Patricia) Miller, St. Benedict; Kevin (Elizabeth) Miller, Ebensburg; and Dale (Judy) Miller, Cranesville; grandchildren, Kenneth and Dennis Miller; Larry Miller Jr. and Cherie Brubaker; Brian, Blaine and Brad Miller; Justin Miller and Jennifer Lowmaster; Sarah and Jarrod Miller; and eight great-grandchildren. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Sister of Dolores Adams, Hastings; and Shirley Semelsberger, Patton. Ruth was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who dedicated her life to taking care of her family. Member of St. Benedict Catholic Church. Friends will be received from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday at Moriconi Funeral Home Inc., Northern Cambria. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Saturday at Prince of Peace Chapel, Father Thaddeus Rettger, OSB, officiating. Committal, St. Benedict Cemetery.
- District Deaths Dec. 5, 2013
Genevieve B. (Decewicz) Bonitz
BONITZ – Genevieve B. (Decewicz), 89, Windber, passed away peacefully in her sleep Dec. 4, 2013, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Betty A. Hasse
HASSE – Betty A., 68, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 4, 2013, at home.
George S. Hoberney
HOBERNEY – George S., 76, Willoughby Hills, Ohio, since 1972, formerly of Cleveland Heights, Ohio, died Dec. 3, 2013.
Robert John Holbink
HOLBINK – Robert John, 70, Nanty Glo, passed away Dec. 3, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
William Jacob Huss Jr.
HUSS – William Jacob Jr., 73, Ideal Park, passed away peacefully at home Dec. 3, 2013, surrounded by his family.
Mary Louise Leventry
LEVENTRY – Mary Louise, 90, Indiana, died peacefully on Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, 2013, at St. Andrew’s Village.
Betty Louise Lopez
LOPEZ – Betty Louise, 83, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 3, 2013, at Allegheny Lutheran Home.
Mark R. Semelsberger
SEMELSBERGER – Mark R., 32, Hastings, passed away Dec. 1, 2013.
- Today's Funerals Dec. 5, 2013
- District Deaths Dec. 4, 2013
Peter W. Chiodo
CHIODO – Peter W., 70, Westwood, died Dec. 1, 2013.
Betty Lou (Gray) Crilly
CRILLY – Betty Lou (Gray), 55, Carmichaels, Pa., formerly of Carrolltown, passed away Nov. 28, 2013, at Rolling Meadows Nursing Home, Waynesburg, Pa.
Joseph R. Latch Jr.
LATCH – Col. Joseph R. Jr., 89, Johnstown, died Dec. 2, 2013.
Michael Joseph Mandichak
MANDICHAK – Michael Joseph “Juiceman,” 39, Portage, passed away Dec. 2, 2013, at home due to his longtime heart condition.
Mary Lou (Mills) Sam
SAM – Mary Lou (Mills), 80, former Windber resident, went to be with the Lord Oct. 26, 2013.
Judith Ann Servantez
SERVANTEZ – Judith “Judy” Ann, 69, Springfield, Mass., died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013, at Baystate Medical Center.
SWEETSER – Shari, 53, Johnstown, was received by God Nov. 29, 2013, at Windber Hospice.
- Today's Funerals Dec. 4, 2013
- District Deaths Dec. 3, 2013
Harry L. Irwin
IRWIN – Harry L., 88, Johnstown, died Dec. 1, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Garth Lorrell Litzinger
LITZINGER – Garth Lorrell, 75, Columbia, S.C., died Nov. 29, 2013, after suffering a fatal stroke.
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