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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Marcella S. (Ciccotelli) Gillin
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Peter Holubz Jr.
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Lillian Marlene (Anderson) Howard
HOWARD – Lillian Marlene (Anderson), 71, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home.
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James Guido Mastrine
MASTRINE – James Guido, 63, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home surrounded by his family.
Anna T. Pipon
PIPON – Mrs. Anna T., 99, Windber, passed away March 6, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Thomas F. Reynolds
REYNOLDS – Thomas F., 62, Tire Hill, died March 5, 2014.
Rita M. Senko
SENKO – Rita M., 74, Patton, passed away March 5, 2014, at Miners Medical Center.
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Royston C. Dickert Sr.
DICKERT – Royston C. Sr., 78, Seward, passed away Monday, March 3, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
DOLGAS – Robert, 68, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Conemaugh, died March 3, 2014, at Autumn Estate.
MITCHELL – Joanne, formerly of Johnstown, died Feb. 23, 2014.
Joseph Michael Quinn Jr.
QUINN – Joseph Michael Jr., 77, Johnstown, went to be with the Lord Jesus March 3, 2014.
Shirley L. Schwind
SCHWIND – Shirley L., 82, Cambria Care Center, gained her eternal rest March 4, 2014.
Bertha (Hebden) Seese
SEESE – Mrs. Bertha (Hebden), 87, Mineral Point, formerly of Portage, entered into new life March 5, 2014.
Janet (Felter) Smith
SMITH – Janet (Felter), passed away March 3, 2014, in State College.
Rande E. Straw
STRAW – Rande E., 60, Ebensburg, passed away peacefully March 4, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center’s Palliative Care Unit.
John Henry Zimmerman
ZIMMERMAN – John Henry, 90, Hooversville, died March 5, 2014, at home.
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