JOHNSTOWN — CHROMY – Eleanor (Schellhammer) “Studda,” 76, went to sing in the heavenly choir July 8, 2014. Born Jan. 17, 1938, daughter of the late James V. and Geraldine S. (McGuire) Schellhammer. Preceded in death by husband, John Chromy (1995); son, Marcus J. Chromy (2008); brother, James; brothers-in-law, Joseph Brunetto and Cliff Anderson; and sister-in-law, Dorothy (Hritz) Schellhammer. Survived by her daughter, Robin, married to Theodore Heinlein, and their children, Chad E. (Monique Noel) and their children, Evan and Sofie Heinlein; Stefanie Donitzen, and her children, Dani Mae, Korie Lane and Arek Robert Donitzen; and DeLane Grasso, and her children, Brook Dannielle McDermott and Matthew Brayden Grasso. Also survived by her siblings, Donald, Ardythe Brunetto, Glenn (Gloria Gearhart), Marlene (Bernard Kleman), Eilene (Gary Sarlouis) and Richard, all of Johnstown; Gerald (Joyce Bozic) Aurora, Ohio; Donna Anderson, Marionville, Pa.; and Frank (Donna Labosky) Turtle Creek, Pa.; sister-in-law, Ruth (Irvin) Schellhammer; and numerous nieces and nephews; and especially her family of Bon Air. Studda was a member of SS. Gregory & Barnabas Catholic Church, Bon Air, and its choir, and also a member of In Stitches at the church. She enjoyed her flowers, cooking, canning and helping out the church during their White Elephant Sale and fish fries. Studda will be remembered for kind and generous heart. Friends will be received from 3 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, where vigil for the deceased will be held. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at SS. Gregory & Barnabas Catholic Church, Bon Air, Father Robert Rustin, pastor. Committal, Oak Cemetery, Daisytown. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, P.O. Box 318, Memphis, Tenn. 38101, in memory of Eleanor. Pray that I am Safely Home. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.
BLOCK – Deborah, 62, Johnstown, died July 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Edward James Clark
CLARK – Edward James, 89, Johnstown, formerly of Minersville, died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicole Lyn Eskridge
ESKRIDGE – Nicole Lynn, 24, Linden, Va., passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014.
Jeffery Lynn Flick
FLICK – Jeffery Lynn, 58, Seattle, Wash., formerly of Hollsopple, passed on July 3, 2014, in Seattle.
Elizabeth J. Knapik
KNAPIK – Elizabeth J. “Bethann,” 75, Northern Cambria, passed away July 21, 2014, at UPMC Altoona.
Christopher Shawn Reed
REED – Christopher Shawn, 22, Windber, died July 20, 2014.
Violet Marie (Snyder) Shaffer-Eastlake
SHAFFER-EASTLAKE – Violet Marie (Snyder), 90, Hidden Valley Road, Conemaugh Township, Somerset County, died July 22, 2014.
Teresa L. Smith
SMITH – Teresa L., 50, Johnstown, died July 19, 2014, at her residence.
TURNER – Rosemary, 91, formerly of Johnstown and Woodville, Ohio, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Genoa Care Center, Genoa, Ohio.
Mary Ann (Guzic) Walter
WALTER – Mary Ann (Guzic), 77, Lilly, went to her eternal rest July 21, 2014, surrounded by her family at her residence.
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H. Ross Blackburn
BLACKBURN – H. Ross, 87, Richland Township, died peacefully surrounded by family and friends July 20, 2014.
Lois Ann (Malonek) Holgash
HOLGASH – Lois Ann (Malonek), entered into eternal rest July 16, 2014.
Anna (Cicmansky) Leftow
LEFTOW – Mrs. Anna (Cicmansky), 94, Kissimmee, Fla., formerly of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Windber, died peacefully July 17, 2014.
LUBERT – Helen, 88, New York City, N.Y., and Northern Cambria, passed away July 19, 2014, peacefully at home after a long battle with cancer.
Stanley J. Pinkas
PINKAS – Stanley J., 86, St. Michael, died July 20, 2014, at Forest Hills Personal Care.
Norbert J. Teklinsky
TEKLINSKY – Norbert J. “Tick,” 82, Windber, passed away July 19, 2014, following a courageous 17-year battle with cancer.
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RUSNAK – Margaret, 85, Richland, died July 20, 2014, at her residence.
Jennie B. Slaventa
SLAVENTA – Jennie B., 89, Johnstown, formerly of Richland Township, passed away July 18, 2014, at Atrium Manor.
Lawrence G. Fretzel Jr.
FRETZEL – Lawrence “Larry” G. Jr., 82, Sidman, passed away July 19, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
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