DALE BOROUGH — HORN – Ronald A., 73, Dale Borough, died Feb. 20, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Palliative Care Unit, surrounded by his family. Born Aug. 11, 1940, in Johnstown, son of Ralph and Kathryn (Wagner) Horn. Preceded in death by parents; stepbrother, Billy Horn; brother-in-law, Ronald Mills; sister-in-law, Bonnie Kleinmeyer; and brother-in-law, Butch Kleinmeyer. Survived by loving wife of 49 years, the former Nancy Warner; son, Ronald, married to Carrie (Claycomb), Hollidaysburg; daughter, Rhonda, married to Raymond Rico, Johnstown; grandchildren, Alexander Goch and Colin and Madisyn Horn; sister-in-law, Joanne (Warner) Mills, Elmhurst, Ill.; brother-in-law, Louis Stormer, married to Mary Jane (Rzasa), Boswell; and several nieces and nephews. Ron was a former assistant manager at Penn Traffic Co. and Gee Bee’s. He worked at Goodwill Industries and most recently was a security guard for RAC Security, having served at Johnstown High School. He was a longtime council member for Dale Borough and lifelong member of Dale Firemen’s Club. He was a graduate of Dale Borough High School, Class of 1958. Member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church and was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers, Penguins and Pirates fan. He also was an avid lottery ticket player. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Geisel Funeral Home, Johnstown. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, the Rev. Wilbur Moll, officiating. Interment, Oak Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Conemaugh Hospice Program. For online condolences, please visit www.geiselfh.com.
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Dora Marie Bufagna
BUFAGNA – Dora Marie, 87, Armagh, passed away peacefully April 16, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Doris Marjorie Cooper
COOPER – Doris Marjorie, 87, Westmont, went to heaven, April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center Palliative Care Unit.
Rose Mary (Delegram) Tripodi
TRIPODI – Rose Mary (Delegram), 66, Culpeper, Va., formerly of Cresson, died April 17, 2014, at home.
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Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
ANDREWS – Zachary Gordon Alan, 21, Johnstown, was called home April 13, 2014.
Ray H. Clites
CLITES – Ray H., 93 , Westmont, died April 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Beverly J. Hoover
HOOVER – Beverly J., 75, Johnstown, was received into heaven April 16, 2014.
Joseph Samuel Kuhar Jr.
KUHAR – Joseph Samuel Jr. “Joey,” 64, passed away April 11, 2014, at home, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Charles M. Lambert
LAMBERT – Charles M., 87, Central City, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
Betty L. Lydic
LYDIC – Betty L., 88, Johnstown, died April 15, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Stella A. Ponchek
PONCHEK – Stella A., 92, East Conemaugh, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Pauline L. Turchetta
TURCHETTA – Pauline L., 84, Cresson, died April 15, 2014, at Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg.
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Boyd Merle Akers Jr.
AKERS – Boyd Merle Jr., 90, Lower Yoder, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Philip Joseph Baldacchino
BALDACCHINO – Philip Joseph, 87, Carrolltown, died April 14, 2014.
Grace (Deitke) Davis
DAVIS – Grace (Deitke), 90, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Cynthia Jayne Eisler
EISLER – Cynthia Jayne, 59, Somerset, formerly of Wilbur, went home April 13, 2014, at Somerset Hospice House.
James E. Foster
FOSTER – James E., 86, Johnstown, died April 14, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
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