The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

Obituaries

February 11, 2013

Stanley J. Serafin

NORTHERN CAMBRIA — SERAFIN – Stanley J., 95, Northern Cambria, passed away Feb. 11, 2013. Born May 30, 1917, in Sayreville, N.J., son of Michael and Lucia (Paruch) Serafin. Preceded in death by parents; brothers, Jack and Michael Serafin; and sisters, Mary Lou Serafin, Sophie Rogers and Chesterine Lystarczyk. Survived by loving wife of 70 years, Jane (Wagner) Serafin; children, Edward, husband of Bonnie Barefoot, Johnstown; Kathleen, wife of Anthony Sgro, Indiana; and Stanley, husband of Lori Hamady, Boalsburg; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. Also survived by brother, Walter (Jean) Serafin, Northern Cambria; and sister, Jeanne Duck, Falconer, N.Y. A World War II Air Force veteran and member of American Legion Post 508, Barnesboro. Retired electrician from Barnes & Tucker Mines. Member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Stanley was a loving husband, father and grandfather who taught his children by example. His profound faith in God and devotion to the Blessed Mother was the guiding force in his life, and he was a great inspiration to many. Friends will be received from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Moriconi Funeral Home Inc., Northern Cambria. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday at Prince of Peace Church. Committal, North Barnesboro Cemetery. Military honors by local veterans organizations.

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