SOUTH FORK — LESKO – Reba M., 89, South Fork, died Aug. 2, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Dec. 8, 1923, in South Fork, daughter of William A. and Grace (Pratt) Garland. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Anthony “Tony” Lesko, who died March 15, 1986; infant brother, Oliver; and brother, William F. Garland. Survived by children, Anthony Jr., married to Beverly Phillips, Waldorf, Md.; Gary, married to Roxann Poling, South Fork; and Sharon, wife of Barry Kestermont, Portage; grandchildren, Richard (Christine) Lesko, Gary (Medora) Lesko, Amy (Jerry) Kim, Brian (Renee) Lesko, Lori Stravers, Rebecca (Chris) Taylor and Mark (Amanda) Stravers; 12 great-grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Helen Mellay, New Jersey. Reba was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church, South Fork. Friends will be received from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Charles O. Dimond Funeral Home Inc., South Fork. Viewing also from 10 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Monday at Wesley United Methodist Church by the Rev. Arlene Bobrowicz. Interment, South Fork Cemetery. The family wishes to acknowledge with special thanks, Forest Hills Personal Care Home, for their care and support. (www.dimondfuneralhome.com)
Jean Kennedy Budlong
BUDLONG – Jean Kennedy, 85, Windber and Indian Lake, died Dec. 9, 2013, at Windber Hospice, Windber.
Phyllis V. Reese Fuller
REESE FULLER – Phyllis V., 94, Lower Alsace Township, formerly of Shillington and Davidsville, passed away Dec. 8, 2013, at 9:07 a.m. in her home.
Michele Ann (Burns) Claycomb
CLAYCOMB – Michele Ann (Burns), 66, Lorain Borough, passed away Dec. 9, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center after a brief battle with cancer.
Richard E. Pearson
PEARSON – Richard E., 84, Chambersburg, and formerly of Fairfax, Va., passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at his home with his wife of 32 years at his side.
Margaret M. Bunda
BUNDA – Margaret M., 83, Johnstown, went into the loving arms of our Lord Dec. 9, 2013, at home with her family and friends by her side.
Ellen (Schwarting) Merker
MERKER – Ellen (Schwarting), 89, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, in Davidsville.
Russell W. Moehler
MOEHLER – Russell W., “Ducky,” 98, Woodvale, died Dec. 10, 2013, at the Atrium Manor.
Ronald E. Moskey Sr.
MOSKEY – Ronald E. Sr., 75, Jennerstown, died Dec. 9, 2013, at home.
BYICH – Cory, 29, Nanty Glo, died Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Lewis P. Gregory
GREGORY – Lewis P., 85, Johnstown, died Dec. 8, 2013, in Hollidaysburg.
Anne T. Desimone
DESIMONE – Anne T., 82, Johnstown, died Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Andrew P. Lingafelt
LINGAFELT – Andrew P. “Andy,” 51, Cassandra, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, at home.
PASTERNAK – Paul, 86, Richland, died Dec. 8, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Louella Fern Bloom
BLOOM – Louella Fern, 91, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 7, 2013.
Beverly R. Miller
MILLER – Beverly R., 70, Summerhill, died Dec. 9, 2013, at home.
Eleanor Vivian Chaney
CHANEY – Eleanor Vivian, “Baby Ellie,” born Dec. 7, 2013, and passed Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Betty R. Irvin
IRVIN – Betty R., 88, Johnstown, died Dec. 8, 2013, at Cambria Care Center.
CHAPMAN – Darlene, 55, Hayes, Va., formerly of Beaverdale, passed away Dec. 9, 2013.
John J. Good
GOOD – John J., 82, formerly of Portage, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Meadow View Nursing Center.
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