EAST CONEMAUGH — GOOD – Nellie Grace, 95, formerly of East Conemaugh, died June 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Jan. 12, 1919, in East Conemaugh, daughter of the late George Dewey and Sarah May (Graham) Pahel. Preceded in death by her beloved husband, William H. Good, whom she married July 1, 1941, and who died May 30, 1989. Survived by her daughter, Pamela Murphy, Northfield, Vt.; grandchildren, Erin Murphy King, and husband, Roger King, and their daughter, Nelle, Barre, Vt.; Meghan Murphy, Vacaville, Calif.; and John D. Murphy, and his daughters, Ashley and Kacie Murphy, Illinois. Life member and ruling elder of the former Conemaugh Presbyterian Church. Member of Johnstown Chapter 183 OES, Decapolis Shrine 29 W.S. of J., American Bible Society and Johnstown Church Women United. She had worked for Penn Traffic Co. in the personnel office, and prior to that, worked at the rationing board, was secretary to the East Conemaugh Civil Defense Corp. during World War II and had worked for the supervising principal at East Conemaugh High School in 1940. She graduated from the former Conemaugh High School in 1937 and from Cambria-Rowe Business College in 1940. Friends will be received from 2 p.m. until the hour of service at 3 p.m. Tuesday at John Henderson Co. Funeral Home, 215 Central Ave. Interment, Richland Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to American Heart Association or American Cancer Society.
- District Deaths Aug. 2, 2014
ASKEW – Sharon “Joy,” 79, Alexandra, Pa, formerly of Marsteller, died July 31, 2014, at home.
George Michael Beach
BEACH – George Michael, 59, Salix, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Barbara Ann (Hartman) Dino
DINO – Barbara Ann (Hartman), 74, Ebensburg, died July 28, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
DRENNER – Annabelle 90, Hollsopple, died July 31, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Patricia A. (Grabish) Koposko
KOPOSKO – Patricia A. (Grabish), 67, Windber, passed away Aug. 1, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Harriet L. Mintmier
MINTMIER– Harriet L., 85, Johnstown, died Aug. 1, 2014, at the Atrium Manor.
Helen Louise Petrunak
PETRUNAK – Helen Louise “Weeze,” 87, formerly of South Fork, went home with the Lord Aug. 1, 2014.
Joylene H. (Ream) Whipkey
WHIPKEY– Joylene H. (Ream), 83, Ligonier, formerly of Jenner Township, died Aug. 1, 2014, at Bethlen Home, Ligonier.
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- District Deaths Aug. 1, 2014
E. Joan Davis
DAVIS – E. Joan, 87, Riverside, Ohio, formerly of Johnstown, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Kettering Medical Center.
Billie Josephine (LaFollette) Hodges
HODGES – Billie Josephine (LaFollette), 79, Boswell, Jenner Township, formerly of Gadsden, Ala., passed away July 27, 2014, at Windber Hospice from complications of cancer.
KOONTZ – Judy A., 67, Keedysville, Md., passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Md., after a long battle with lymphoma cancer.
Sherry L. Nagy
NAGY – Sherry L., 49, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at home.
Kenneth A. Naugle
NAUGLE – Kenneth A., 94, Johnstown, died July 30, 2014, at his home.
Richard John Peterson
PETERSON – Richard John, 49, Johnstown, passed away Monday evening, July 28, 2014, at Conemaugh Hospital.
Evelyn F. Vitalie
VITALIE – Evelyn F., 75, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at her home.
- Today's Funerals Aug. 1, 2014
Paul Radnoti Sr.
RADNOTI – Paul Sr., 80, passed away July 13, 2014, in Hebron, Ind.
Samuel R. Saia
SAIA – Samuel R., 90, Johnstown, died July 29, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alex J. Stavish
STAVISH – Alex J., 90, Northern Cambria, died July 29, 2014, at Miners Medical Center Hastings.
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