JACKSON TOWNSHIP — COOPER – Faye O., 92, Jackson Township, passed away Feb. 1, 2014, surrounded by her loving family at Memorial Medical Center’s Palliative Care Unit. Born Dec. 22, 1921, in Singer Hill, daughter of the late George I. and Dollie M. (Singer) Paul. The last surviving member of her immediate family, she is preceded in death by husband, Lawrence R.; brothers, Max and Willis; and sister, Waive Bobenage. Survived by sons, George R. (Sharon) Cooper, Robert L. (Eileen) Cooper, Barry L. (Mickie) Cooper and Kevin P. (Donna) Cooper; grandchildren, Bradley (Pam) Cooper, Kimberly (David) Andrews, Heidi (Jeff) Allison, Scott (Nicole) Cooper, Matthew (Carly) Cooper, Michael (girlfriend, Stephanie) Cooper; and 13 great-grandchildren. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews, and special friend, Jean Brennan. Faye was a member of Vinco Brethren Church and a former member of Jackson Township Lioness Club. She enjoyed playing pinochle with her Wednesday Pinochle Club. She also loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. A special thank you is extended to the Conemaugh Palliative Care Unit and E-6. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Nanty Glo, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Pastor Wes Lewis officiating. Interment, Forest Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Faye’s memory are encouraged to the Conemaugh Hospital Palliative Care Unit.
- 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
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