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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Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
ANDREWS – Zachary Gordon Alan, 21, Johnstown, was called home April 13, 2014.
Ray H. Clites
CLITES – Ray H., 93 , Westmont, died April 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Beverly J. Hoover
HOOVER – Beverly J., 75, Johnstown, was received into heaven April 16, 2014.
Joseph Samuel Kuhar Jr.
KUHAR – Joseph Samuel Jr. “Joey,” 64, passed away April 11, 2014, at home, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Charles M. Lambert
LAMBERT – Charles M., 87, Central City, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
Betty L. Lydic
LYDIC – Betty L., 88, Johnstown, died April 15, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Stella A. Ponchek
PONCHEK – Stella A., 92, East Conemaugh, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Pauline L. Turchetta
TURCHETTA – Pauline L., 84, Cresson, died April 15, 2014, at Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg.
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- District Deaths April 16, 2014
Boyd Merle Akers Jr.
AKERS – Boyd Merle Jr., 90, Lower Yoder, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Philip Joseph Baldacchino
BALDACCHINO – Philip Joseph, 87, Carrolltown, died April 14, 2014.
Grace (Deitke) Davis
DAVIS – Grace (Deitke), 90, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Cynthia Jayne Eisler
EISLER – Cynthia Jayne, 59, Somerset, formerly of Wilbur, went home April 13, 2014, at Somerset Hospice House.
James E. Foster
FOSTER – James E., 86, Johnstown, died April 13, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
M. Elayne Gooderham
GOODERHAM – M. Elayne, 78, Altoona, died April 14, 2014.
Edward Carl Harbart
HARBART – Edward Carl “Duger,” 90, Richland Township, died April 15, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Edward J. Harris
HARRIS – Edward J. “Ed,” 83, Fairfax, Va., passed away April 7, 2014, at home.
MASON – Dorothy, 66, Portage, formerly of Northern Cambria, died April 15, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center, Portage.
Clifford Eugene Sharp Jr.
SHARP – Clifford Eugene Jr., 71, passed away peacefully April 5, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
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