The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

Obituaries

July 13, 2014

Isabelle Justine Grace Ohler

LLANFAIR — OHLER – Isabelle “Girlie” Justine Grace, 87, Llanfair. Treasured in our hearts she’ll stay, until we meet again someday. Isabelle went to be with her Heavenly Father on the 13th of July, 2014, at Cambria Care Center. Born Sept. 13, 1926, in Cambridge, Mass., daughter of the late Nicholas James and Irene (Seary) Postgate. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Norman E. Ohler; son, George L.; infant daughter, Carol A.; sons-in-law, Walter Mazur and David Hadix; brothers, James, Richard and William Postgate; and sister, Mary Postgate. Survived by children, Diana Mazur, Cresson; Simon E., married to former Kelly Kovach, Windber; Gene D., married to former Miriam Blough, Llanfair; Betty J. Hadix, Hooversville; and John P., married to former Lori Shaffer, Llanfair; and sister, Ruth Shell, St. Augustine, Fla. The secret (or not so secret) of the favorite grandchild has been revealed: a 27-way tie! The winners are Robert, Ronald, Richard, Gina, Jeff, Norman, Donna, Douglas, Darla, Harold, Jason, Noah, Seth, Sam, Melissa, Cynthia, Gregory, George, James, Lafawn, Tammy, Regina, Daniel, Brenda, Brittany, John and Dustin. Also numerous beloved great- and great-great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Charles O. Dimond Funeral Home Inc., South Fork. Viewing also will be held one hour prior to funeral services at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Dunlo United Methodist Church, Pastor Earl A. Butterfield, officiating. Interment, Dunmyer Cemetery, Salix. The family would like to thank all of Isabelle’s caregivers for their support and dedication. (www.dimondfuneralhome.com)

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