LOWER YODER TOWNSHIP — MARTIN – Julia J., 85, Lower Yoder, passed away Feb. 9, 2014. Born May 28, 1928, daughter of Nicholas and Julia (Mosorjak) Mosorjak. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Ellsworth Martin; sisters, Catherine, and husband, John Kmetz; and Mary, and husband, Edward Sandak; and brother, Nicholas, and wife, Irene Mosorjak. Survived by her children, Marilyn Burrell; Joseph Martin, Pittsburgh; and Ruth, and husband, Jerry Pozun; grandchildren, Leah Griffin, Rockville, Md.; Alex Pozun, and fiancee, Melissa Ludwig; and Andrew and Adam Pozun; sister, Betty Kovach, Cleveland; and many nieces, nephews, family and friends. Julia was a member of Christ the Saviour Cathedral, where she served at the Educational Center and with the Parents and Teachers Guild. Family and friends will be received from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Moskal-Reid Funeral Home, West End, where Panachida will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday. There will be a brief service at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, followed by funeral service at 11 a.m. at Christ the Saviour Cathedral, the Very Rev. Protopresbyter Robert Buczak, celebrant. Committal, Cathedral Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to Orthodox Eternal Memory Endowment Fund.
- District Deaths April 17, 2014
Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
ANDREWS – Zachary Gordon Alan, 21, Johnstown, was called home April 13, 2014.
Ray H. Clites
CLITES – Ray H., 93 , Westmont, died April 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Beverly J. Hoover
HOOVER – Beverly J., 75, Johnstown, was received into heaven April 16, 2014.
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
LAMBERT – Charles M., 87, Central City, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
Betty L. Lydic
LYDIC – Betty L., 88, Johnstown, died April 15, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Stella A. Ponchek
PONCHEK – Stella A., 92, East Conemaugh, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Pauline L. Turchetta
TURCHETTA – Pauline L., 84, Cresson, died April 15, 2014, at Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg.
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Boyd Merle Akers Jr.
AKERS – Boyd Merle Jr., 90, Lower Yoder, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Philip Joseph Baldacchino
BALDACCHINO – Philip Joseph, 87, Carrolltown, died April 14, 2014.
Grace (Deitke) Davis
DAVIS – Grace (Deitke), 90, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Cynthia Jayne Eisler
EISLER – Cynthia Jayne, 59, Somerset, formerly of Wilbur, went home April 13, 2014, at Somerset Hospice House.
James E. Foster
FOSTER – James E., 86, Johnstown, died April 13, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
M. Elayne Gooderham
GOODERHAM – M. Elayne, 78, Altoona, died April 14, 2014.
Edward Carl Harbart
HARBART – Edward Carl “Duger,” 90, Richland Township, died April 15, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Edward J. Harris
HARRIS – Edward J. “Ed,” 83, Fairfax, Va., passed away April 7, 2014, at home.
MASON – Dorothy, 66, Portage, formerly of Northern Cambria, died April 15, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center, Portage.
Clifford Eugene Sharp Jr.
SHARP – Clifford Eugene Jr., 71, passed away peacefully April 5, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
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