STERLING, VA. — VOSNOCK – Michael J., 83, Sterling, Va., native of Windber, passed away Jan. 19, 2014, in Virginia. Born Sept. 11, 1930, in Windber, son of John and Sophie (Pruchnik) Vosnock. Preceded in death by parents; sisters, Stella S. “Chouch” Wozniak, Helen Stopko, Catherine Kanno, Ann Derasmo and Marie Harrington; and brothers, Joseph, Stanley and Frank. Survived by his wife of 54 years, Stella (Bachorz) Vosnock; daughters, Pamela, wife of David Kiser, Leesburg, Va.; and Cindy Ford, Ashburn Va.; grandson, Brandon Michael Ford; and granddaughters, Lindsay Nicole Ford and Cara Ann Nicole Kiser. Also survived by sister-in-law, Ann Vosnock, Windber; nieces, Linda Stopko and Kathleen Vickroy, both of Windber; and many other surviving nieces and nephews. Michael was a kind, gentle man and was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather. He served in the Korean War, U.S. Army sergeant. Retired employee of the U.S. Postal Service with 20 years of service. Friends received from 9 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday at William Kisiel Funeral Home, Windber, followed by funeral Mass at 10 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Windber, the Rev. Martin Cingle. Interment, St. John Cantius Catholic Cemetery, Windber, with military honors by Windber VFW Ritual Team. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Heart Association in Michael’s memory.
- 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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