LILLY — GODISH – Fred A., 75, Lilly, went to his eternal rest Jan. 21, 2014, at his residence with his loved ones by his side. Born Dec. 15, 1938, in Lilly, son of the late Anthony and Amelia (Majchrowicz) Godish. Preceded in death by wife, Helen (Shuty) Godish; brother, Thad Godish; and sister-in-law, Marcie (Washchalk) Godish. Loving father of children, Rebecca, and husband, Paul Detwiler; Donna Helsel, and husband, Shawn Helsel; Virginia, and husband, John Rock; and Raymond, and special friend, Melanie. Also survived by very special loving friend, Regina; also grandchildren, P.J. and Justin Detwiler, Shayna and Tyler Helsel; and Madyson Rock. Brother of Stasia Mischock; Tillie, and husband, Sam Farrah; and John, and wife, Doris Godish. Also loving friends, Mary Lou and Irene; sister-in-law, Diane Godish; and numerous nieces and nephews. Fred was a 1956 graduate of Lilly-Washington High School, a U.S. Army Vietnam veteran and a member of Lilly American Legion. He retired from Tri-State Belting Co. He loved his gardening, walking and polkas. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Thomas F. Cloherty Funeral Home, Lilly, where vigil for the deceased will be held. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Catherine of Siena Parish, Duncansville. Committal, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cemetery, Lilly. Military rites by Lilly American Legion and Lilly VFW. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Grane Hospital Care, 106 Zee Plaza, Hollidaysburg, Pa. 16648.
Lillian R. Stager
STAGER – Lillian R., 84, Johnstown, died March 10, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Thomas G. Hunter
HUNTER – Thomas G., 82, Beaverdale, entered into new life March 10, 2014, at home.
James M. Krumbine
KRUMBINE – James M., 64, Johnstown, died March 7, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Arthur Lee Brown
BROWN – Arthur Lee, 84, Somerset, died March 10, 2014, at his residence.
Shirley Mae Weldon
WELDON – Shirley Mae, 79, Kimberly, Idaho, passed away March 3, 2014.
Richard A. Sotack
SOTACK – Richard A., 49, Blacklick Township, passed away March 10, 2014, at home.
GULA – Daniel, 84, Franklin Borough, went to be with the Lord March 10, 2014, at home.
Francis W. Gavlak
GAVLAK – Francis W., 89, Portage, passed away March 11, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center.
JANCUK – Julia, 79, Portage, passed away March 10, 2014, at Select Specialty Hospital.
Chester R. Querry
QUERRY – Chester R., 92, Johnstown, passed away March 10, 2014, at his home.
Carrie Elizabeth Massey
MASSEY – Carrie Elizabeth, 75, Virginia Beach, Va., went home to be with the Lord March 5, 2014.
Johns C. Schmid Jr.
SCHMID – Johns C. Jr. “Jack,” 89, Davidsville, formerly of Geistown Borough, went to be with the Lord March 10, 2014, at Laurel View Village.
Dr. Stephen P. Kukucka
KUKUCKA – Dr. Stephen P., 64, died unexpectedly in his Crafton home on Sunday, March 9, 2014.
Sophie (Krempasky) Krisko
KRISKO – Sophie (Krempasky), 87, Portage, passed away Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, in Virginia Beach, Va., after a brief illness.
Ronald F. Corona
CORONA – Ronald F., 70, Cresson, died March 9, 2014, at home.
Christine A. Matos
MATOS – Christine A., 53, Windber, died March 10, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
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Norman J. Makin Jr.
MAKIN – Norman J. Jr., 65, Geistown Borough, went to be with the Lord March 10, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
REAY – Raymond, 73, died March 4, 2014, in Venice, Fla.
John E. Schuster
SCHUSTER – John E., 87, passed away March 8, 2014, in St. Augustine, Fla.
Ruth M. Cuppett
CUPPETT – Ruth M., 93 years, 11 months and 16 days, Stonycreek Township, went to be with the Lord March 9, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
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