The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

February 9, 2013

Betty Ditzler


The Tribune-Democrat

WESTMONT — DITZLER – Betty “Nanny,” 95, Westmont, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Dec. 1, 1917, in Johnstown.  Preceded in death by her parents, Cyrus S. and Mabel (Grumling) Ditzler; sisters, Bernice Ditzler, Mildred Diebold (Florie); and brother, Merrill Ditzler (Ethel). Survived by loving daughter and son-in- law, Linda and Gary Albert.; grandchildren, Courtney, married to Scott Cook; Chad, married to Paula (Zimmer); and Corinne, married to James Stutzman, all of Johnstown; and great-grandchildren, Kierstyn Reddecliff, Nicholas Reddecliff, Alexis Albert, Nathan Cook, Jacob Stutzman, Nicole Albert and Matthew Albert. Also survived by Kenneth Dom (Cynthia), Johnstown;  Larry Dom (Barbara), Virginia Beach; and Raymond Dom (Nancy), Ohio; and their families. Member of Homestead Avenue United Methodist Church in Walnut Grove. She sang in their choir with her angelic voice and was a member of the Fidelis Bible class. She resided at LaurelWood Apartments and was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Betty’s greatest joy was spending time with her family.  She enjoyed her parakeets, poodles and puzzles.  Betty touched the hearts of all those who knew her, and she will be sadly missed.  Her family loves her with all their hearts.  Friends received from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday at Frank Duca Funeral Home, Westmont Chapel, 1622 Menoher Blvd., where funeral service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the  Humane Society of Cambria County, 743 Galleria Drive Ext., Johnstown, Pa. 15904. Condolences may be sent through www.ducafuneralhome.com.


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