JOHNSTOWN — FEY-SHANK – Nancie (Wharrier), 90, Johnstown, passed away Nov. 19, 2012, at Hershey Medical Center. Born April 29, 1922, in New Castle on Tyne, England, daughter of John and Annie (Heel) Wharrier. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Stanford James Fey; husband, Robert W. Shank; brother, John Wharrier; two infant sisters; stepgrandson; and nephew, David Wharrier. Survived by children, Clare Fey; Peggie, married to Guy Delparte; Joan Fey, and partner, Bill Greene; Jerrie Cope; Jack, married to Tina Fey; Tracie Zeimba, married to Chester; and Gary Fey; seven stepchildren and their descendants; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Member of New Life Christian Fellowship. Lifetime member of Upper Yoder auxiliary and county ladies auxiliary and Hilltop Senior Citizens. She was a riveter during World War II building airplanes. She made costumes for local theaters and was well-known for her sewing and craft skills. She was a 1941 graduate of Johnstown High School. Friends will be received from 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday at John Henderson Co. Funeral Home, 215 Central Ave., where a funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Pastor Sally Houton, officiating. Interment will be private at Forest Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Conemaugh Hospice.
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Lawrence E. Coy
COY – Lawrence E., 89, Connellsville, Pa., formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, died April 21, 2014, at home.
DRINOSKY – Eugene, 80, Portage, entered eternal rest April 21, 2014, peacefully at home.
George Felix Jr.
FELIX – George Jr., 87, Alum Bank, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Colonial Courtyard in Bedford.
Mary C. Keilman
KEILMAN – Mary C., 62, Ebensburg, born March 26, 1952, in Nanty Glo, died April 21, 2014, at home.
Barbara A. (Geiser) Knapp
KNAPP – Barbara A. (Geiser), 79, Johnstown, passed away April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
SINCAK – Michael, of Hollsopple, loving son, brother, husband and friend to all, passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Richard J. McAndrews Jr.
McANDREWS – Richard J. Jr. “Jimbo,” 57, Windber, passed away after a 2-year-battle with cancer April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Kathleen Mae Speicher
SPEICHER – Kathleen Mae, 48, Conemaugh Township, died April 20, 2014, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital.
Julia J. (Gresh) Voeghtly
VOEGHTLY – Julia J. (Gresh), 74, Johnstown, passed away peacefully April 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Palliative Care Unit.
Ruth M. Ziemba
ZIEMBA – Ruth M., 84, Cover Hill, formerly of Park Hill, went to be with the Lord April 4, 2014, at LaurelWood Care Center.
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Georgia R. Brown
BROWN – Georgia R., 90, Lincoln Highway, Bedford, died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at her home.
John R. Franko Jr.
FRANKO – John R. Jr. “Bunko,” 72, Conemaugh, died April 20, 2014, at home.
Dorothy Mae Gillman
GILLMAN – Dorothy Mae, 93, Mount Hope, went to be with her Lord April 22, 2014.
Hulda Elmira Heslop
HESLOP – Hulda Elmira, 95, formerly of Ferndale and New Paris, died April 21, 2014, at Waccamaw Community Hospital, Murrells Inlet, S.C.
Jean M. Holtz
HOLTZ – Jean M., 82, Hastings, went to be with the Lord Monday, April 21, 2014, at Golden Living-HAIDA.
Margaret Gloria Marsh
MARSH – Margaret Gloria, born Dec. 28, 1927, was called to her heavenly home April 19, 2014.
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Wayne R. Bailey
BAILEY – Wayne R., 53, South Fork, passed away unexpectedly on Good Friday, April 18, 2014, at his home.
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