WINDBER — FITZ – Mrs. Leola “Lee,” 85, Windber, passed away Jan. 23, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown. Born Jan. 4, 1929, in Bedford County, daughter of Frank and Frances Mae (Black) Figard. Preceded in death by parents; first husband, Stanley Lensie; second husband, Oscar Fitz; and granddaughter, Sarah Beth. Survived by children, Thomas, married to the former Kathy Scholly, Moore, S.C.; Marcia, wife of Lowell Berkebile, Windber; Patricia, wife of Bill Miller Jr., Lovely, Pa.; Timothy, married to the former Brenda Dibble, Sidman; and Gregory, married to the former Jackie Davis, Willow Grove, Pa.; grandchildren, Kim, Keri, Mandy, Billy, Justin, Jessica, Greg Jr., Monica, Chris and C.J.; and nine great-grandchildren. She was one of 10 children survived by Jack, Rose, Donald and Carol. Also survived by dear friends, Delores and Vicki; and sister-in-law, Ethel; also numerous nieces and nephews. A 1946 graduate of Windber High School. Lee cared deeply for her children. She believed children are a gift of the Lord, Psalm 127:3. She was a loving woman who cared for the elderly in her home. At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing or visitation. Arrangements by Meek & Dalla Valle Funeral Home Inc., Windber.
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GEORGE – Robert “Bob,” 71, Portage, passed away March 4, 2014, in Johnstown.
Marcella S. (Ciccotelli) Gillin
GILLIN – Marcella S. (Ciccotelli), 85, Ebensburg, passed away peacefully March 5, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
Peter Holubz Jr.
HOLUBZ – Peter Jr., 89, Johnstown, died March 5, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Lillian Marlene (Anderson) Howard
HOWARD – Lillian Marlene (Anderson), 71, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home.
KAUFMAN – Morton, 84, Westmont, lost his battle with cancer March 5, 2014.
James Guido Mastrine
MASTRINE – James Guido, 63, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home surrounded by his family.
Anna T. Pipon
PIPON – Mrs. Anna T., 99, Windber, passed away March 6, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Thomas F. Reynolds
REYNOLDS – Thomas F., 62, Tire Hill, died March 5, 2014.
Rita M. Senko
SENKO – Rita M., 74, Patton, passed away March 5, 2014, at Miners Medical Center.
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Royston C. Dickert Sr.
DICKERT – Royston C. Sr., 78, Seward, passed away Monday, March 3, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
DOLGAS – Robert, 68, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Conemaugh, died March 3, 2014, at Autumn Estate.
MITCHELL – Joanne, formerly of Johnstown, died Feb. 23, 2014.
Joseph Michael Quinn Jr.
QUINN – Joseph Michael Jr., 77, Johnstown, went to be with the Lord Jesus March 3, 2014.
Shirley L. Schwind
SCHWIND – Shirley L., 82, Cambria Care Center, gained her eternal rest March 4, 2014.
Bertha (Hebden) Seese
SEESE – Mrs. Bertha (Hebden), 87, Mineral Point, formerly of Portage, entered into new life March 5, 2014.
Janet (Felter) Smith
SMITH – Janet (Felter), passed away March 3, 2014, in State College.
Rande E. Straw
STRAW – Rande E., 60, Ebensburg, passed away peacefully March 4, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center’s Palliative Care Unit.
John Henry Zimmerman
ZIMMERMAN – John Henry, 90, Hooversville, died March 5, 2014, at home.
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