WINDBER — FORNWALT – Norma Ruth, 99, Windber, passed away Dec. 4, 2012, at Church of the Brethren Home. Born May 10, 1913, in Johnstown, daughter of Norman E. and Etta (Gilbert) Stewart. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Cyrus Fornwalt; daughter, Norma Mae Heck; grandson, Gregory E. Hogue; brothers, Robert Vernon, Dwight Ray, V. Merle and Don E. Stewart; and sister, Lila Barley. Survived by beloved children, C. George Fornwalt, married to the former Mary Tache, Mesa, Ark.; Frederick W. Fornwalt, married to former Linda Yoder, Bluffton, Ind.; and Carol Fornwalt, Windber; 16 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and special friends, Tony Marino, Windber, and Jerry Smith “The Whistler,” Windber. Norma was employed as a hand model in the glove department of Penn Traffic. She was a longtime member of Park Avenue United Methodist Church and the Guys & Dolls. Family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until time of service at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Moskal & Kennedy Colonial Funeral Home, Moxham, the Rev. Kathleen Schoeneck, officiating. Interment, Richland Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to Park Avenue United Methodist Church in memory of Norma. Condolences may be directed to the family at www.moskalandkennedyfuneralhome.com.
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Patricia L. Bakale
BAKALE – Patricia L, 81, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord July 28, 2014.
Stephen A. Christy
CHRISTY – Stephen A., 65, Johnstown, died July 28, 2014, at home surrounded by family and friends.
CUSTER – Margaret “Peggy,” 69, Johnstown, passed away July 29, 2014, at Laurelwood Care Center.
Kathleen L. Geiser
GEISER – Kathleen L., 84, Oakland, died July 29, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Elaine Jean (Hamilton) Klayko
KLAYKO – Elaine Jean (Hamilton), 65, Lilly, died at peace Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at her home.
MATIJEVICH – Nicholas, 88, Johnstown, formerly of Pittsburgh, died July 28, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daisy "Doodles" Miller
MILLER – Daisy “Doodles,” aged 16 years, was released from this life into the next on Sunday, July 27, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, Dorene and Ian Miller, Andrea Brooks, and Jayme Brooks.
Ethel M. Miller
MILLER – Ethel M., 95, Ebensburg, formerly of Barnesboro, died July 29, 2014, at her home with her daughter, Patty, by her side.
Andrea Lynn (Lonas) Peters
PETERS – Andrea Lynn (Lonas), 46, Bolivar, passed into the arms of our Lord on July 28, 2014, in the palliative care unit of Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital.
Mirrel Oliver Plummer Sr.
PLUMMER – Mirrel Oliver Sr., 75, Portage, passed away July 27, 2014, at home.
Mary Ann (Sedor) Shedlock
SHEDLOCK – Mary Ann (Sedor), 87, a resident of St. Benedict Manor, formerly of Revloc and Ebensburg, passed away July 28, 2014, at the manor.
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Michele L. Bernat
BERNAT – Michele L., 45, Mundys Corner, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Benjamin Martin Hadix
HADIX – Benjamin Martin, 33, Johnstown, went to his eternal peace in the arms of Jesus July 24, 2014.
Ethel L. Phenicie
PHENICIE – Mrs. Ethel L., 96, Windber, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicholas D. Steinkirchner
STEINKIRCHNER – Nicholas D., 32, Jennerstown, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Brevard County, Fla.
Linda A. Sral
SRAL – Linda A., 68, Portage, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Ruth F. Huff
HUFF – Ruth F., 80, Sidman, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Margaret A. Miske
MISKE – Margaret A., 80, Johnstown, passed away July 27, 2014, at the Allegheny Lutheran Home.
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