MOUNT UNION — PHARES – Everett Loye, 76, 109 Seward Ave., Mount Union, went to be with the Lord Friday, July 4, 2014, while residing at the home of his son, Chris, at 14540 Elm Ave., Mount Union. Born July 4, 1938, in Arborvale, W.Va., son of the late Mose and Marvel (Simmons) Eye. His wife, Margaret (Hogue) Phares, preceded him in death. Survived by his longtime companion, Nettie Clark, of the same address; and children, Sherry Wean, and husband, Steve, Harrisonburg, Va.; Donald Phares, and wife, Vicki, Harrisonburg, Va.; James “Jim” Phares, and wife, Tammy, Weston, Ohio; Amy Balty, and husband, David, McDonough, Ga.; Chris Phares, and wife, Essie, Mount Union; and Carole Crim, Millbrook, Pa. Also survived by the children of his companion, Nettie Clark. His son, Rick Phares, preceded him in death. There are 15 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren surviving. Brother of Mary Mitchell, Franklin, W.Va.; Ann Hartman, Franklin, W.Va.; Harold Phares , Florida; and Virginia Case, Colorado. There were seven brothers and sisters that preceded him in death. Mr. Phares was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a logger for most of his adult life. He was of the Allegheny Wesleyan Methodist faith of Johnstown. Mr. Phares loved the outdoors and will be remembered for his sense of humor and his strong work ethic. Private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Robert D. Heath Funeral Home, Mount Union.
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Patricia L. Bakale
BAKALE – Patricia L, 81, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord July 28, 2014.
Stephen A. Christy
CHRISTY – Stephen A., 65, Johnstown, died July 28, 2014, at home surrounded by family and friends.
CUSTER – Margaret “Peggy,” 69, Johnstown, passed away July 29, 2014, at Laurelwood Care Center.
Kathleen L. Geiser
GEISER – Kathleen L., 84, Oakland, died July 29, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Elaine Jean (Hamilton) Klayko
KLAYKO – Elaine Jean (Hamilton), 65, Lilly, died at peace Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at her home.
MATIJEVICH – Nicholas, 88, Johnstown, formerly of Pittsburgh, died July 28, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daisy "Doodles" Miller
MILLER – Daisy “Doodles,” aged 16 years, was released from this life into the next on Sunday, July 27, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, Dorene and Ian Miller, Andrea Brooks, and Jayme Brooks.
Ethel M. Miller
MILLER – Ethel M., 95, Ebensburg, formerly of Barnesboro, died July 29, 2014, at her home with her daughter, Patty, by her side.
Andrea Lynn (Lonas) Peters
PETERS – Andrea Lynn (Lonas), 46, Bolivar, passed into the arms of our Lord on July 28, 2014, in the palliative care unit of Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital.
Mirrel Oliver Plummer Sr.
PLUMMER – Mirrel Oliver Sr., 75, Portage, passed away July 27, 2014, at home.
Mary Ann (Sedor) Shedlock
SHEDLOCK – Mary Ann (Sedor), 87, a resident of St. Benedict Manor, formerly of Revloc and Ebensburg, passed away July 28, 2014, at the manor.
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Michele L. Bernat
BERNAT – Michele L., 45, Mundys Corner, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Benjamin Martin Hadix
HADIX – Benjamin Martin, 33, Johnstown, went to his eternal peace in the arms of Jesus July 24, 2014.
Ethel L. Phenicie
PHENICIE – Mrs. Ethel L., 96, Windber, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicholas D. Steinkirchner
STEINKIRCHNER – Nicholas D., 32, Jennerstown, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Brevard County, Fla.
Linda A. Sral
SRAL – Linda A., 68, Portage, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Ruth F. Huff
HUFF – Ruth F., 80, Sidman, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Margaret A. Miske
MISKE – Margaret A., 80, Johnstown, passed away July 27, 2014, at the Allegheny Lutheran Home.
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