LOWER YODER TOWNSHIP — KRETT – Helen, 89, Cambria Care Center, formerly of Lower Yoder, died May 10, 2012. Born July 31, 1922, daughter of Michael and Mary (Motychka) Puniak. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Andrew; grandson, Joseph Hanechak; sister, Nellie Breidigan; son, John Galayda; and grandson, Daniel Galayda. Survived by children, Raymond, and wife, Sandy (Smart) Krett; Rita, and husband, Ed Hanechak; and Andrew Stephen Krett; grandchildren, Bonnie Siska; Luke Hanechak; Raymond Krett Jr.; Vicky Sheraton; Richard, and wife, Debbie Krett; and Robert Krett; and four great-grandchildren. Helen was a graduate of Franklin High School, a devoted wife, mother and homemaker and a member of Christ the Saviour Cathedral. She loved listening and dancing to polka music and enjoyed helping out at the cathedral. Family and friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Moskal Funeral Home, West End, where the Very Reverend Protopresbyter Frank P. Miloro will hold Panachida service at 7 p.m. Monday. There will be a brief service at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, followed by Funeral Service at 10 a.m. at Christ the Saviour Cathedral. Committal, cathedral cemetery.
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Lawrence E. Coy
COY – Lawrence E., 89, Connellsville, Pa., formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, died April 21, 2014, at home.
DRINOSKY – Eugene, 80, Portage, entered eternal rest April 21, 2014, peacefully at home.
George Felix Jr.
FELIX – George Jr., 87, Alum Bank, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Colonial Courtyard in Bedford.
Mary C. Keilman
KEILMAN – Mary C., 62, Ebensburg, born March 26, 1952, in Nanty Glo, died April 21, 2014, at home.
Barbara A. (Geiser) Knapp
KNAPP – Barbara A. (Geiser), 79, Johnstown, passed away April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
SINCAK – Michael, of Hollsopple, loving son, brother, husband and friend to all, passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Richard J. McAndrews Jr.
McANDREWS – Richard J. Jr. “Jimbo,” 57, Windber, passed away after a 2-year-battle with cancer April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Kathleen Mae Speicher
SPEICHER – Kathleen Mae, 48, Conemaugh Township, died April 20, 2014, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital.
Julia J. (Gresh) Voeghtly
VOEGHTLY – Julia J. (Gresh), 74, Johnstown, passed away peacefully April 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Palliative Care Unit.
Ruth M. Ziemba
ZIEMBA – Ruth M., 84, Cover Hill, formerly of Park Hill, went to be with the Lord April 4, 2014, at LaurelWood Care Center.
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Georgia R. Brown
BROWN – Georgia R., 90, Lincoln Highway, Bedford, died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at her home.
John R. Franko Jr.
FRANKO – John R. Jr. “Bunko,” 72, Conemaugh, died April 20, 2014, at home.
Dorothy Mae Gillman
GILLMAN – Dorothy Mae, 93, Mount Hope, went to be with her Lord April 22, 2014.
Hulda Elmira Heslop
HESLOP – Hulda Elmira, 95, formerly of Ferndale and New Paris, died April 21, 2014, at Waccamaw Community Hospital, Murrells Inlet, S.C.
Jean M. Holtz
HOLTZ – Jean M., 82, Hastings, went to be with the Lord Monday, April 21, 2014, at Golden Living-HAIDA.
Margaret Gloria Marsh
MARSH – Margaret Gloria, born Dec. 28, 1927, was called to her heavenly home April 19, 2014.
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Wayne R. Bailey
BAILEY – Wayne R., 53, South Fork, passed away unexpectedly on Good Friday, April 18, 2014, at his home.
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