FREDERICKSBURG, VA. — KIMMEL – Richard Orin, 80, Fredericksburg, Va., passed away Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014. Mr. Kimmel was born in Downey, Pa., son of the late Glenn Orin Kimmel and Ida Catherine Felton. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Sara Jane Cable; sister, Karen Kay Militzer; granddaughter, Sara Jane Kimmel; and great-grandson, George Emerson Day. Richard graduated from Shanksville High School. He served in the U.S. Army in the Korean War and worked at U.S. Steel for more than 25 years. He was an avid fly fisherman who loved to camp, hike and be in the outdoors. Richard is survived by his wife, Barbara Judith “Judy” Baker; sons, Richard Orne Kimmel (Pam), Douglass Charles Kimmel (Terri), David Charles Kimmel (Susan), Toby Glenn Kimmel (Nicole) and Donald “Scott” Kimmel (Sandy); daughter, Marny Danielle Klump (Michael); sisters, Shirley Ann Saylor and Margo Mowry; 14 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. There will be a memorial service in the spring at his favorite fishing spot. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his name to the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy or Trout Unlimited. Online guest book is available at covenantfuneralservice.com.
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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