HOLLIDAYSBURG — GEORGE – Rev. J. Clark, 83, a resident of Dmitri Manor, Hollidaysburg, died June 3, 2014, at Dmitri Manor. Born Dec. 19, 1930, in Newry, son of the late Thomas A. and Ann E. (Clark) George. Preceded in death by brothers and sisters, Gertrude Sell, Madeline Campbell, Sherman, Patrick, Alma Tomlinson, Jean Riley, twins Martha and Mary Segrist, Ruth and Ronald. Survived by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Father Clark earned a bachelor’s degree at St. Vincent College, Latrobe, and entered St. Vincent Seminary. He was ordained a Catholic Priest at the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, Altoona, by Bishop Guilfoyle on May 26, 1956. He worked as an instructor at Johnstown Catholic High School, from 1956 to 1957; chaplain at Mercy Hospital, Johnstown, from 1959 to 1962; assistant principal at Bishop McCort High School, Johnstown, from 1962 to 1963, and became principal from 1963 to 1967. He served as pastor at SS. Philip & James Catholic Church, Meyersdale, from 1967 to 1984; and pastor at St. Monica Catholic Church, Chest Springs, from 1984 until he retired in 1996. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 2 p.m. Friday at St. Monica Catholic Church, Chest Springs, Bishop Mark Bartchak, celebrant. Committal, St. Monica Cemetery, Chest Springs. A private family viewing will be held at the convenience of the family. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to St. Jude’s Hospital or St. Monica Catholic Church, Chest Springs, in Father Clark’s memory. Arrangements in charge of Gibbons Funeral Home, 1688 Liberty St., Ashville, Pa. (www.gibbonsfhashvillecoalport.com)
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Patricia L. Bakale
BAKALE – Patricia L, 81, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord July 28, 2014.
Stephen A. Christy
CHRISTY – Stephen A., 65, Johnstown, died July 28, 2014, at home surrounded by family and friends.
CUSTER – Margaret “Peggy,” 69, Johnstown, passed away July 29, 2014, at Laurelwood Care Center.
Kathleen L. Geiser
GEISER – Kathleen L., 84, Oakland, died July 29, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Elaine Jean (Hamilton) Klayko
KLAYKO – Elaine Jean (Hamilton), 65, Lilly, died at peace Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at her home.
MATIJEVICH – Nicholas, 88, Johnstown, formerly of Pittsburgh, died July 28, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daisy "Doodles" Miller
MILLER – Daisy “Doodles,” aged 16 years, was released from this life into the next on Sunday, July 27, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, Dorene and Ian Miller, Andrea Brooks, and Jayme Brooks.
Ethel M. Miller
MILLER – Ethel M., 95, Ebensburg, formerly of Barnesboro, died July 29, 2014, at her home with her daughter, Patty, by her side.
Andrea Lynn (Lonas) Peters
PETERS – Andrea Lynn (Lonas), 46, Bolivar, passed into the arms of our Lord on July 28, 2014, in the palliative care unit of Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital.
Mirrel Oliver Plummer Sr.
PLUMMER – Mirrel Oliver Sr., 75, Portage, passed away July 27, 2014, at home.
Mary Ann (Sedor) Shedlock
SHEDLOCK – Mary Ann (Sedor), 87, a resident of St. Benedict Manor, formerly of Revloc and Ebensburg, passed away July 28, 2014, at the manor.
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Michele L. Bernat
BERNAT – Michele L., 45, Mundys Corner, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Benjamin Martin Hadix
HADIX – Benjamin Martin, 33, Johnstown, went to his eternal peace in the arms of Jesus July 24, 2014.
Ethel L. Phenicie
PHENICIE – Mrs. Ethel L., 96, Windber, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicholas D. Steinkirchner
STEINKIRCHNER – Nicholas D., 32, Jennerstown, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Brevard County, Fla.
Linda A. Sral
SRAL – Linda A., 68, Portage, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Ruth F. Huff
HUFF – Ruth F., 80, Sidman, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Margaret A. Miske
MISKE – Margaret A., 80, Johnstown, passed away July 27, 2014, at the Allegheny Lutheran Home.
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