PATTON — YEAGER – Reginald H. “Pappy,” 87, Patton, passed away Friday, July 11, 2014, at Miners Hospital, Hastings. He was born Oct. 27, 1926, in Hastings, son of the late Gordon and Sylvia (Kibler) Yeager. Reginald is survived by two sons, Michael, and wife, Marie Yeager, Patton, and Mark, and wife, Lynne Yeager, Norman, Okla.; one daughter, Brenda, and husband, Frank English, Hummelstown; three brothers, Alan Yeager, Ashville; Russell Yeager, Jeannette; and Richard Yeager, Florida; one sister, Virginia Ott, Irwin; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his wife, Elaine R. (Butler) Yeager, May 29, 2013, and two brothers, Gary and Morgan Yeager. Mr. Yeager was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served during World War II in the Pacific Theater. He was a member of CMA Church and created and organized the Patton Area Gospel Sings for 10 years. Pappy was a member of the Fairview Cemetery Committee, served as a Patton ambulance driver and EMT for 22 years. He also was a member of Patton VFW and American Legion. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, July 14, 2014, at McCabe Funeral Home, Patton, where funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 15, 2014, Pastor Bill Bonin, officiating. Interment will be private at Fairview Cemetery. Military honors conducted by Patton VFW and American Legion. Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomes.com.
- 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.
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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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