WINDBER — FEDORISKO – George, 90, Windber, died June 14, 2013, at Windber Hospice. Born May 16, 1923, in Windber, son of the late Paul and Verona (Kornaci) Fedorisko. Preceded in death by wife, Margaret (Kozer) Fedorisko; daughter, Diana; two infant children; and brothers, Paul Jr. and John Fedorisko. Survived by sister, Verna (Fedorisko) Makuch; brother-in-law, Michael Makuch, Windber; nieces, Jane (Fedorisko) Martin, Paulette Fedorisko, Joan (Fedorisko) Perry and Pani Kathleen (Makuch) Pehanich; nephew, Robert Fedorisko; and dearest friend, Lillian Turcato, and her sons, Robert and Anthony Turcato. Anthony is married to former Karen E. Wright, and their sons, Nicholas and Mark, whom George loved and who as young and innocent boys encouraged them to play in dirt and mud and explore, all the while having a whole lot of fun. George was a World War II U.S. Navy veteran. He was a retired coal miner. George was the last of Windber’s stone masons of notoriety; just look around and you will see his masterpieces are everywhere. “Stone lasts forever” as will our memories of George. Member of SS. Peter & Paul Orthodox Church, Windber, and United Mine Workers of America. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Meek & Dalla Valle Funeral Home Inc., Windber, with Panachida service at 7:30 p.m. Divine Liturgy will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday at SS. Peter & Paul Orthodox Church, the Very Rev. Miles Zdinak, celebrant. Preceded by a brief service at the funeral home at 9:30 a.m. Memorial contributions may be made to either SS. Peter & Paul Orthodox Church, Windber, or Windber Hospice. Interment, church cemetery.
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Terrence Celestine McDermott
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Stephen G. Dadey
DADEY – Stephen G., 58, Upper Yoder Township, passed away April 23, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Amelia B. Alberti
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Lawrence E. Coy
COY – Lawrence E., 89, Connellsville, Pa., formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, died April 21, 2014, at home.
DRINOSKY – Eugene, 80, Portage, entered eternal rest April 21, 2014, peacefully at home.
George Felix Jr.
FELIX – George Jr., 87, Alum Bank, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Colonial Courtyard in Bedford.
Mary C. Keilman
KEILMAN – Mary C., 62, Ebensburg, born March 26, 1952, in Nanty Glo, died April 21, 2014, at home.
Barbara A. (Geiser) Knapp
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Richard J. McAndrews Jr.
McANDREWS – Richard J. Jr. “Jimbo,” 57, Windber, passed away after a 2-year-battle with cancer April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Kathleen Mae Speicher
SPEICHER – Kathleen Mae, 48, Conemaugh Township, died April 20, 2014, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital.
Julia J. (Gresh) Voeghtly
VOEGHTLY – Julia J. (Gresh), 74, Johnstown, passed away peacefully April 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Palliative Care Unit.
Ruth M. Ziemba
ZIEMBA – Ruth M., 84, Cover Hill, formerly of Park Hill, went to be with the Lord April 4, 2014, at LaurelWood Care Center.
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