NORTHERN CAMBRIA — HOOVER – Dorothy M., 92, Northern Cambria, passed away Aug. 2, 2013, at Miners Hospital, Hastings. Born Jan. 3, 1921, in Wheeling, W.Va., the daughter of Thomas and Rose Manette (McCloskey) McCann. Dorothy grew up in Fairmont, W.Va. and Washington, D.C. She worked at Washington General Hospital as secretary to the administrator, where she met her husband, Charles J. Hoover. They married in 1948 and moved to Spangler in 1952. She raised a family and worked as a secretary at Hoover’s Dairy for many years. She is preceded in death by parents; loving husband, Charles, who died Dec. 14, 1993; and sisters, Rose Marie Castello, Frances Neff and Mary Lou Holtzer. Survived by children, Michael Hoover, Glendale; Edwin (Debbie) Hoover, Northern Cambria; Marilou (Thomas) Sibert, Ebensburg; Lois (Russell) Weakland, Northern Cambria; Greg (Mary Ellen) Hoover, Ephrata; and Jerry (Rita) Hoover, Northern Cambria; 21 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church and Catholic Daughters of the Americas. Dorothy was a devoted wife and mother and a devout Christian. She cherished her Catholic upbringing and was devout in her faith and proud of her Irish heritage. She enjoyed ceramics and tending to her many flowers. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Moriconi Funeral Home Inc., Northern Cambria. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday at Prince of Peace Chapel. Committal, Holy Cross Cemetery.
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.
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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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Evelyn J. Schultz
SCHULTZ – Evelyn J., 89, Johnstown, died Dec. 6, 2013, at Harmony House Manor.
Janet M. (Adams) Riposo
RIPOSO – Janet M. (Adams), 80, Bethlen Home, Ligonier, formerly of Somerset Pike, Johnstown, died Dec. 7, 2013, at Latrobe Area Hospital.
Peggy A. Poling
POLING – Peggy A., 64, South Fork, died after a brave battle with cancer Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
KANIUK – Steve, 77, Central City, died Dec. 7, 2013.
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Gerald C. Hoover
HOOVER – Gerald C., 79, Cambria Township, passed away Dec. 6, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Clifford August Rummel
RUMMEL– Clifford August, 68, formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, passed away Nov. 4, 2013, in Springfield, Ohio.
Phillip Zdunczyk Sr.
ZDUNCZYK – Phillip Sr., 77, Portage, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, at Windber Hospice.
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