STRONGSTOWN — HILL – William F. “Bill,” 84, Strongstown, passed away Jan. 14, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown, surrounded by his loving family. Born Feb. 18, 1929, in Alverda, Indiana County, son of Harry and Ruth (Cressley) Hill. Preceded in death by parents; first wife, Hulda Stiles, who died in 1963; sons, Paul and Dave Hill; daughter, Gail Henry; daughter-in-law, Laurie Hill; brothers, Eugene and Russell Hill; and sisters, Minnie Marie Laslo, Mary Ellen Fisher, Alma Hebner and Ethel Hill. Survived by loving wife of 47 years, Judith “Judy” (Gleydura) Hill; son, Fred Hill, Nanty Glo; Marilyn (Chuck) Brancato, Tonawanda, N.Y.; Johnna Kay (Randy) Rice, Strongstown; and Valerie (Matt) Speedy, Clarksburg, Pa.; 12 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren; also special family members, Joe and Sandy Hetrick. Also survived by brothers and sister-in-law, Reed, Kenny and Perry Stiles; and Marion Domingo; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Retired coal miner with 38 years of service from Beth Energy Mines. Member of UMWA Local 1386, Blue Goose Sportsmen’s Club and Twin County Snowmobile Club. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He enjoyed singing, camping and spending time with his grandchildren. Friends received from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Moriconi Funeral Home Inc., Northern Cambria, where funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Pastor Roger Wippo, officiating. Interment, Mount Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation.
- District Deaths July 24, 2014
Thomas Barton Jr.
BARTON – Thomas Jr., 87, Central City, died July 21, 2014, at home.
Dorothy B. Bermosk
BERMOSK – Dorothy B., 87, Johnstown, passed away July 20, 2014, at Golden Living Center.
Leland Doyle Carney Jr.
CARNEY – Leland Doyle Jr. “Junior” or “Lee,” 77, Pomaria, S.C., formerly of Seward, went to be with the Lord Monday, July 21, 2014.
Ernest R. Contrillo
CONTRILLO – Ernest R., 61, Pittsburgh, formerly of Central City, died July 20, 2014.
Cecelia C. Duncan
DUNCAN – Cecelia C. “Sue,” 78, Johnstown, died July 22, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Capt. Dudley C. Hunt
HUNT – Capt. Dudley C., (retired) MPD, Washington, D.C., 77, Windber, passed away July 22, 2014, at home.
Dorothy M. (Moyer) Kepler
KEPLER – Mrs. Dorothy M. (Moyer), 90, Scottsdale, Ariz., formerly of Portage, entered into new life July 19, 2014, at Hospice of the Valley, Scottsdale.
Anna Marie Krumenacker
KRUMENACKER – Anna Marie, 85, Carrolltown, passed away July 22, 2014, at St. Jude’s Haven, Johnstown.
- Funerals July 24, 2014
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.
- Funerals July 23, 2014
- District Deaths July 22, 2014
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