STONYCREEK TOWNSHIP — PRITTS-McLEOD – Ida Mae, “Grams,” 89, Stonycreek Township, formerly of Sarasota, Fla., went to be with the Lord April 16, 2013, at her residence. Born July 31, 1923, in Casselman, Pa., daughter of W.B. and Flora Etta (Lape) Putman. Preceded in death by parents; first husband, Clarence Charles Pritts; second husband, John Russell “Mac” McLeod; three sisters; seven brothers; and her dog, Libby. Ida Mae was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Survived by loving daughter, LaWanda L. Felton, Stonycreek Township; stepson, Gary McLeod, married to the former Bonnie Digruttolo, Sarasota, Fla.; grandchildren, Kelly Jo (Bruce) Transue, Hunter, N.Y.; William (Dorothy) Felton, Johnstown; J. Lynn (Douglas) Helsel, Johnstown; Russell (Patricia) Felton, Johnstown; and Cameron McLeod, Darren McLeod and Michael McLeod, all of Sarasota, Fla.; great-grandchildren, Joshua (Katharine) Transue, Olympic City, Calif.; Jeremy and Cody Transue, both of Hunter, N.Y.; Leiken and Madison Felton, both of Biloxi, Miss.; 1st Lt. U.S. Air Force Dustin B. Helsel, Minot, N.D.; Katelynn (Luke) Shumaker, Johnstown; Samantha and Jakob Felton, both of Johnstown; and Adriana and Alex McLeod, both of Sarasota, Fla.; numerous nieces and nephews; and her cat, Mr. Bailey. Member of Oakland United Methodist Church and Senior Life of Johnstown. Grams enjoyed playing cards, crocheting and watching the Steelers and the Bucs. Ida Mae will be remembered for her gentle spirit, her sense of humor and most of all her love of Jesus. At Ida Mae’s request, there will be no public viewing. Family and friends will be received from 10 a.m. until time of memorial service at 11 a.m. Saturday at Oakland United Methodist Church, the Rev. Randy Bain, officiating. Private inurnment will be held at the convenience of the family. The family is being served by Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland. Contributions may be directed to Oakland United Methodist Church Building Fund, 1504 Bedford St., Johnstown, Pa. 15902, in memory of Ida Mae. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.
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Gerald C. Hoover
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Clifford August Rummel
RUMMEL– Clifford August, 68, formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, passed away Nov. 4, 2013, in Springfield, Ohio.
Phillip Zdunczyk Sr.
ZDUNCZYK – Phillip Sr., 77, Portage, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, at Windber Hospice.
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Marian F. (Hall) Abele
ABELE – Marian F. (Hall), 88, Edgewood, Ky., formerly of Johnstown, died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at Emeritus at Edgewood.
BUSHWACK – Donna, 92, Loganville, Ga., passed away Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.
Eugene Strohl Cassler
CASSLER – Eugene Strohl, 80, Everett, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Bedford Memorial Hospital.
Delores Jane Debias
DEBIAS – Delores Jane, 82, Beaufort, S.C., died Dec. 3, 2013, at her residence.
Katheleen Joyce (Diviney) Gongloff
GONGLOFF – Katheleen Joye (Diviney), 81, formerly of Twin Rocks, passed away peacefully Dec. 6, 2013, at home.
Jaclyn A. Gregorich
GREGORICH – Jaclyn A., 51, Greensburg, formerly of Robinson, died Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at Westmoreland Manor.
Andrew James Koss
KOSS – Capt. Andrew James, 33, Detroit, Mich., formerly of Woolrich, Pa., passed away Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at his home.
LETZO – Shary G., 67, New Germany, passed away peacefully in her sleep Dec. 5, 2013, at her mother’s home in Portage.
Antoinette J. (DeSalle) Luker
LUKER – Antoinette J. “Toni” (DeSalle), 77, Bolivar, passed away Dec. 6, 2013, at St. Andrew’s Village, Indiana.
Roy G. McClure
McCLURE – Roy G., 63, Travelers Rest, S.C., died Dec. 2, 2013, at home.
Joseph C. Rubis
RUBIS – Joseph C., 75, Johnstown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Charles L. Sheets
SHEETS – Charles L., 79, Stoystown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Somerset In Touch Hospice House.
John E. Single
SINGLE – John E. “Pap,” 85, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 5, 2013.
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Lisa Jean (Anico) Bender
BENDER – Lisa Jean (Anico), 48, Hastings, died Dec. 4, 2013, at UPMC Hospital, Altoona.
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