JOHNSTOWN — URBAN – Josephine “Jo” M., 81, Johnstown, died Nov. 14, 2012, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Aug. 19, 1931, in West Homestead, Pa., daughter of John and Mary (Wrobel) Shulkosky. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Robert J. Urban Sr.; and son, Robert J. Urban Jr. Survived by children, Joni Marie Urban, Johnstown; Vincent, married to the former Alice Barto, Alabama; Barbara Ann, wife of Rodney J. Smith; and Kathryn F., wife of Michael Antal, all of Johnstown; and Stephen M., married to the former Nadine Bane, Virginia; grandchildren, Heather Jo and Samantha Urban; Daniel (Michelle) and Stephen (Lauren) Urban; Jessica Smith (Joe Locher); R.J. (Steph) and Matthew (Kayla) Smith; Janice (Brian) Koontz; Zachary Antal; and Nicole and Aaron Urban; great-grandchildren, Sara and Evan Kowalewski; Charlie, Jessica and Adelynne Locher; Peyton Smith; Jacob and Kylie Smith; Lasaysia and Sayona Bush; and Willow Urban; brother, Raymond (Donna) Shulkosky, Munhall; and special friend and neighbor, Christine Nugent. Josephine was a member of St. Therese Catholic Church, where she was a member of Christian Mothers and was a Eucharistic minister and lector. She retired from First National Bank, where she was a teller. She also was a volunteer at Lee Hospital. Friends will be received from 2 to 8 p.m. Friday at Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc., 710 Broad St., where vigil for the deceased will be held. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Therese Catholic Church, Father Bernard Karmonocky, OFM. Committal, Grandview Cemetery. Family suggests that donations be directed to St. Therese Catholic Church Building Fund in memory of Josephine. Condolences can be sent to the family at ozogfh.com.
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Lisa Jean (Anico) Bender
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Carole J. Berkebile
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William G. Good
GOOD – William G., 75, Johnstown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Samuel E. Gossard
GOSSARD – Samuel E., 90, Johnstown, died Dec. 4, 2013, at LaurelWood Care Center.
James J. Karlheim
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Judith Ellen (Gosnell) Magallanes
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Robert J. Miller
MILLER – Robert J., 77, Marsteller, died Dec. 5, 2013, at home.
Belva M. (Henderson) Starkey
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Isabel Cecelia Ferris Wolfe
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Genevieve B. (Decewicz) Bonitz
BONITZ – Genevieve B. (Decewicz), 89, Windber, passed away peacefully in her sleep Dec. 4, 2013, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Betty A. Hasse
HASSE – Betty A., 68, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 4, 2013, at home.
George S. Hoberney
HOBERNEY – George S., 76, Willoughby Hills, Ohio, since 1972, formerly of Cleveland Heights, Ohio, died Dec. 3, 2013.
Robert John Holbink
HOLBINK – Robert John, 70, Nanty Glo, passed away Dec. 3, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
William Jacob Huss Jr.
HUSS – William Jacob Jr., 73, Ideal Park, passed away peacefully at home Dec. 3, 2013, surrounded by his family.
Mary Louise Leventry
LEVENTRY – Mary Louise, 90, Indiana, died peacefully on Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, 2013, at St. Andrew’s Village.
Betty Louise Lopez
LOPEZ – Betty Louise, 83, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 3, 2013, at Allegheny Lutheran Home.
Mark R. Semelsberger
SEMELSBERGER – Mark R., 32, Hastings, passed away Dec. 1, 2013.
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