EAST TAYLOR TOWNSHIP — FOUST – Jack D. Sr., 84, East Taylor Township, went to be with the Lord July 15, 2014, at Hollidaysburg Veterans Hospital. Born Oct. 10, 1929, in Johnstown, son of Irvin Sr. and Amanda (Lewis) Foust. Preceded in death by his parents; wife, Nancy L. (Grove) Foust; sons, Jay Michael and Todd William; sisters, Elizabeth Garland and Roxy Grove; and brother, Irvin Jr. Survived by his loving children, Carolyn, wife of John Miller, Johnstown; Edward, married to the former Donna Adams, Texas; and Jack Jr., married to the former Cathy Gasior, East Taylor Township; grandchildren, Katie, Jack III, Ed Jr., Amanda and Aaron; several great-grandchildren; sister, Shirley Meredith, East Taylor Township; and several nieces and nephews. Jack was a U.S. Army veteran, having served with the 82nd Airborne Division during the Korean War and later with the Air Force Reserve. He retired from Bethlehem Steel after 36 years of service as an electrician. Member of Vinco Brethren Church, and life member of NRA. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Jack loved the outdoors and will be remembered for the powder horns and stock work he completed for friends. Friends will be received from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Saturday at Baker-Harris Funeral Chapel, Conemaugh, the Rev. Wes Lewis, officiating. Entombment, Grandview Cemetery Mausoleum. Family suggests contributions be directed to Vinco Brethren Church, 123 Adams Ave., Mineral Point, Pa. 15942, or to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45250-0301, in memory of Jack. 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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