SOUTH FORK — SIVERINAC – David J. “Dunch,” 96, formerly of South Fork, died April 12, 2013, at St. Jude’s Haven Personal Care Home, Elton. Born Jan. 20, 1917, in South Fork, son of Marko and Helen (Mellik) Siverinac. Preceded in death by parents; wife, Margaret (Hrindo) Siverinac, who died March 22, 2000; sisters, Dorothy Endler and Anna Tully; and brothers, Joseph Siverinac and Evan, Michael and Nicholas Mehall. Survived by children, Kathleen, wife of Ron Colton, Houtzdale; David A., married to Marsha Hutzell, South Fork; and Pamela, wife of John Marsh, Salix; grandchildren, Melissa Colton, wife of Richard Gotwalt; Brett Colton; Kevin Colton, married to Julia Fennell; Brittany and Hilary Siverinac; and Kayla and Ian Marsh; and great-grandchildren, Kellen Colton and Kendra Gotwalt. David was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, having served in the European Theater as a CPL with the HQ BTRY 480th Anti-Aircraft Battalion, was awarded 3 Bronze Stars and several unit citations. He was a retired coal miner from Bethlehem Mine Corp., Mine 38, and worked as a manager for PLCB state stores. Member of Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, South Fork; UMWA; American Legion Post 551, St. Michael; VFW Post 7254, South Fork; and lifetime member of SNPJ Lodge 190, St. Michael. He enjoyed bowling, crossword puzzles and spending time with his grandchildren. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Charles O. Dimond Funeral Home Inc., South Fork., where vigil for the deceased will be held Sunday evening. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, South Fork, with Father Robert P. Reese. Committal, St. James Cemetery. Military graveside service by St. Michael American Legion Post 551. The family would like to thank the staff of St. Jude’s Haven for all their care and support. As an expression of sympathy, the family suggests memorial donations be made to St. James Cemetery Association. (www.dimondfuneralhome.com)
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- District Deaths April 16, 2014
Delores E. Benito
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Phillip E. Cadwallader
CADWALLADER – Phillip E., 88, Portage, entered into new life April 11, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Joan Mary (DeBiase) DeLisa
DeLISA – Joan Mary (DeBiase), 72, Richland, passed away peacefully April 14, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daniel D. Emeigh
EMEIGH – Daniel D., 73, Northern Cambria, died April 12, 2014, at home.
LEEPER – Robert, 78, Johnstown, passed away April 13, 2014, at home.
Robert W. Stephens
STEPHENS – Robert W., 70, Johnstown, died April 13, 2014, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital.
Anna J. Treimer
TREIMER – Anna J., 80, Moxham, passed away April 13, 2014.
Richard T. Weimer Jr.
WEIMER – Richard “Rick” T. Jr., 69, New Florence, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014, at home.
YAROSH – Anna, 89, Portage, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
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Roy Edgar Layman
LAYMAN – Roy Edgar, 98, Maple Winds/Autumn’s View, Portage, formerly of Palestine Road, Salix, passed peacefully to his reward on April 11, 2014.
Mary M. Ross
ROSS – Mrs. Mary M., 94, Church of the Brethren Home, formerly of Central City, went to be with the Lord April 12, 2014.
Ann H. Orris
ORRIS – Ann H., 72, Johnstown, died April 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Deovaux Holdsworth Jr.
HOLDSWORTH – Deovaux “Joe” Jr., 75, Homer City, passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.
Dean L. Fetzer
FETZER – Dean L., 91, Jackson Township, entered into a new life April 12, 2014, surrounded by his family.
Betty Louise (Stover) Westover
WESTOVER – Betty Louise (Stover), 85, Carrolltown, formerly of La Jose, died April 12, 2014, at Golden Living Center Haida, Hastings, with her children at her side.
Jeannette (Baker) Tavernini
TAVERNINI – Mrs. Jeannette (Baker), 75, Casselberry, Fla., formerly of Portage, entered into new life April 12, 2014, at home.
John J. Branas
BRANAS – John J., 67, Portage, passed away April 12, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
Mary A. Liptak
LIPTAK – Mary A., 92, Johnstown, passed away April 13, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Gaynelle A. Ivory
IVORY – Gaynelle A., 73, Hastings, died April 12, 2014, at Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh.
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