PATTON — JONES – John W., 83, Patton, passed away July 6, 2013, at his residence. Born June 6, 1930, in Carrolltown, son of the late George Ramsey and Mildred Myers Ramsey. Survived by loving wife of 40 years, Ruth (Paratto) Jones. They were married Feb. 2, 1973. Also survived by sons, Gerald Jones, Alabama; Ron Berzonsky, Chardon, Ohio; and Bernie Berzonsky, and wife, Susan, Bellefonte; daughters, Kate, and husband, Mark DeRose, Patton; Theresa, and husband, Marty Shrift, New Philadelphia, Pa.; and Carol Berzonsky and Dr. Susi Moser, Santa Cruz, Calif.; grandchildren, Nathan, and wife, Samantha; Chad, and wife, Jaclyn; Donnie; Morgan; Margot; Jordyn; Emma; and Ryleigh; and great-granddaughter, Madison. John was a member of Trinity Anglican Church, Patton. He proudly served in the U.S. Army for 21 years as a staff sergeant, having served in the Korean War. He was a lifelong musician and played in many area bands with a special talent and passion for playing the steel guitar. He was a great fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers and enjoyed spending time with his family and his beloved dogs. Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 27, at McCabe Funeral Home, Patton, Pastor Doug Blakelock, celebrant. Military honors will be conducted by Patton VFW and American Legion. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Conemaugh Regional Hospice Services email@example.com.
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Jerry Sheldon Berkebile
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Phyllis J. Burkhard
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FABRIZIO – John, 88, Geistown, died April 18, 2014, at the Lutheran Home.
Homer E. Hillegas
HILLEGAS – Homer E., 94, Tionesta, Pa., formerly of Central City and Parma, Ohio, died April 14, 2014, at Golden Living Center, Shippenville, Pa.
Florence R. Homer
HOMER – Florence R., 88, Clearfield, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Christ the King Manor, DuBois.
Ronald Glenn Lester
LESTER – Ronald Glenn, 81, Lebanon, formerly of Sidman, died April 18, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Lebanon.
LISINA – Edward, 81, Johnstown, died April 18, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Dora Marie Bufagna
BUFAGNA – Dora Marie, 87, Armagh, passed away peacefully April 16, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Doris Marjorie Cooper
COOPER – Doris Marjorie, 87, Westmont, went to heaven, April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center Palliative Care Unit.
Rose Mary (Delegram) Tripodi
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Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
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Ray H. Clites
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Beverly J. Hoover
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Joseph Samuel Kuhar Jr.
KUHAR – Joseph Samuel Jr. “Joey,” 64, passed away April 11, 2014, at home, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Charles M. Lambert
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Betty L. Lydic
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Stella A. Ponchek
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