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.
- District Deaths July 30, 2014
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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