JOHNSTOWN — PISKURA – Matilda Eleanor, 96, died Jan. 14, 2014, at LaurelWood Care Center. Born March 15, 1917, in Johnstown, daughter of John and Anna (Pruzensky) Piskura. She was the last survivor of her immediate family. Preceded in death by parents; brothers, Joseph, Andrew and Edward; sisters, Mary Piskura, Cecelia Koharchik and Irene Rozmus; infant sister, Josephine; niece, Mary Ellen Koharchik Sebak; nephews, Richard Piskura and infant Stanley Rozmus; and great-nephew, Kevin Piskura. Survived by nephews, John “Jack” Piskura, the Rev. George Koharchik, Thomas J. Koharchik, Father Edward Koharchik and Edward Piskura; and nieces, Marianne Rozmus Wentworth, Joanne Koharchik Sullivan, Irene Rozmus Mikula, Joellen Piskura Smith and Kim Piskura DeMauro; and numerous great- and great-great-nieces and -nephews. A graduate of Greater Johnstown Senior High School. Retired seamstress for various companies, including Kay Artley and Martin’s. Member of St. Francis Rosary Society, Secular Franciscan Order (SFO), Catholic Daughters of the Americas and St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, where funeral Mass will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, Franciscan Friars, OFM, Conv., and Matilda’s nephew, the Rev. Edward Koharchik, co-celebrant. Committal, St. Francis Church Cemetery. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc., Broad Street. Condolences may be sent to ozogfh.com.
Paul Radnoti Sr.
RADNOTI – Paul Sr., 80, passed away July 13, 2014, in Hebron, Ind.
Samuel R. Saia
SAIA – Samuel R., 90, Johnstown, died July 29, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alex J. Stavish
STAVISH – Alex J., 90, Northern Cambria, died July 29, 2014, at Miners Medical Center Hastings.
Margaret R. (Shaffer) Hemminger
HEMMINGER – Margaret R. “Margie” (Shaffer), 93, formerly of Jenner Township, died July 29, 2014, at Meadow View Nursing Center, Berlin.
Carol R. (Schloski) Groleau
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George J. Stapinsky
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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.
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