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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Jerry Sheldon Berkebile
BERKEBILE – Jerry Sheldon, 83, Johnstown, passed away April 17, 2014, at Presbyterian Home, Johnstown.
Phyllis J. Burkhard
BURKHARD – Phyllis J., 71, Johnstown, passed away April 16, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
FABRIZIO – John, 88, Geistown, died April 18, 2014, at the Lutheran Home.
Homer E. Hillegas
HILLEGAS – Homer E., 94, Tionesta, Pa., formerly of Central City and Parma, Ohio, died April 14, 2014, at Golden Living Center, Shippenville, Pa.
Florence R. Homer
HOMER – Florence R., 88, Clearfield, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Christ the King Manor, DuBois.
Ronald Glenn Lester
LESTER – Ronald Glenn, 81, Lebanon, formerly of Sidman, died April 18, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Lebanon.
LISINA – Edward, 81, Johnstown, died April 18, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Dora Marie Bufagna
BUFAGNA – Dora Marie, 87, Armagh, passed away peacefully April 16, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Doris Marjorie Cooper
COOPER – Doris Marjorie, 87, Westmont, went to heaven, April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center Palliative Care Unit.
Rose Mary (Delegram) Tripodi
TRIPODI – Rose Mary (Delegram), 66, Culpeper, Va., formerly of Cresson, died April 17, 2014, at home.
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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.
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