NORTHERN CAMBRIA — LeGARS – Albert W. Sr. “Webster,” 82, Northern Cambria, died April 16, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown. Born Dec. 3, 1930, in Barnesboro R.D., son of Daniel and Philomene (Goaziou) LeGars. Preceded in death by parents and sisters, Jane and Marie. Survived by wife of 54 years, the former Mary Jane Long; children, Corrine, and husband, Michael Putt, Cherry Tree; Albert Jr., and wife, Sherry (Siders); and Daniel, both of Northern Cambria; Kenneth, and wife, Janet (Fink), Tyrone; Rebecca, and husband, Earl Gardner, Indiana, Pa.; Timothy, and wife, Kelly (Baum), Mosscreek; and Aaron, and wife, Lorie (Roles), Casco, Maine; and grandchildren, Michael, Eleshia and Nathanael Putt; Seth and Kiersten Gardner; Grace and Zachary LeGars; Makada Maines; Breanna Kuzilla; and Caleb, Joel and Allison LeGars. Brother of Henry and Philomene Babiak, both of Northern Cambria; Caroline Turik, Akron, Ohio; Rose Swansboro, Cadiz, Ohio; Loretta Martoya, Detroit, Mich.; and Richard, Indianapolis, Ind. A U.S. Army veteran. He worked as a general laborer. He enjoyed his family and his garden. Friends received from 1 p.m. until time of funeral service at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Long-Contres Funeral Home Inc., Northern Cambria, the Rev. Chris Massey. Interment, North Barnesboro Cemetery.
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Georgia R. Brown
BROWN – Georgia R., 90, Lincoln Highway, Bedford, died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at her home.
John R. Franko Jr.
FRANKO – John R. Jr. “Bunko,” 72, Conemaugh, died April 20, 2014, at home.
Dorothy Mae Gillman
GILLMAN – Dorothy Mae, 93, Mount Hope, went to be with her Lord April 22, 2014.
Hulda Elmira Heslop
HESLOP – Hulda Elmira, 95, formerly of Ferndale and New Paris, died April 21, 2014, at Waccamaw Community Hospital, Murrells Inlet, S.C.
Jean M. Holtz
HOLTZ – Jean M., 82, Hastings, went to be with the Lord Monday, April 21, 2014, at Golden Living-HAIDA.
Margaret Gloria Marsh
MARSH – Margaret Gloria, born Dec. 28, 1927, was called to her heavenly home April 19, 2014.
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Wayne R. Bailey
BAILEY – Wayne R., 53, South Fork, passed away unexpectedly on Good Friday, April 18, 2014, at his home.
Sarah G. Balzano
BALZANO – Sarah G., 87, Dysart, died April 20, 2014, at UPMC Altoona.
Michael Coleman Barabas
BARABAS – Michael Coleman, 75, Johnstown, was called home to be with his Lord and Savior surrounded by his loving family April 21, 2014, at home.
Richard N. Handel
HANDEL – Richard N., 72, Portage, passed away April 17, 2014, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh.
KLINE – Roseann, 84, Ebensburg, passed away suddenly April 19, 2014, at home.
Bobby Gene Lambert
LAMBERT – Bobby Gene, 72, Shanksville, died April 20, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
Ann M. Lashinsky
LASHINSKY – Mrs. Ann M., 94, Windber, went to be with the Lord April 21, 2014, at St. Jude’s Haven, Elton, Pa.
Ruth V. Parkinson
PARKINSON – Ruth V., 86, Johnstown, passed away April 20, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home.
RISHELL – Joseph “Bud,” 76, Eighth Ward, formerly of East Conemaugh Borough, passed away April 20, 2014.
Amanda N. Sherry-Griffon
SHERRY-GRIFFON – Amanda N., 30, Northern Cambria, passed away April 19, 2014.
George William Smith
SMITH – George William “Smitty Bill” “Pap,” 81, Sidman, died suddenly Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014.
Carol A. Vladic
VLADIC – Carol A., 74, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Johnstown, went to be with the Lord Saturday, April 19, 2014.
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