NANTY GLO — HOLBY – Roger C., 66, Nanty Glo, died Dec. 2, 2012, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Nov. 27, 1946, in Belsano, son of the late Harold and Dorothy (Roles) Holby. Survived by wife, former Diane Waldron, Nanty Glo; children, Ginger (Tom), Nanty Glo, and Ryan (Paola), Annapolis, Md.; and grandchildren, Donny, Megan and Allison Thomas, Kelsie Patterson and Brendan and Brooke Holby. Brother of Carol (Harry) Sleppy, Penn Run; Tom (Karen), Nanty Glo; Mary Ellen Holby, Arizona; and Ken (Julie), Cylmer. Also mother-in-law, Dorothy Walron; sisters-in-law, Dolly (Louie) Kozlovac, Deborah O'Farrell and Joyce (Jeff) Price; and brothers-in-law, James (Kathy) Waldron and Jack (Lisa) Waldron, all of Nanty Glo. Member of Nanty Glo Legion and life member of Nanty Glo VFW. The loves of his life were his children and grandchildren and he loved watching them play sports. He enjoyed playing softball for the VFW, where he ran like a deer. He loved working with his flowers and in his yard. At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing. Family will receive relatives and friends from 11 a.m. until time of memorial service at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Bowser-Ondriezek Funeral Home, Nanty Glo, the Rev. Geno Bartoletti. Interment, St. Mary’s Cemetery. Veterans services will be held by the local veterans organizations. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made the Gridiron Club for the fieldhouse project, P.O. Box 111, Nanty Glo, Pa. 15943. Send condolences and order flowers at www.bowserond.com.
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E. Joan Davis
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Billie Josephine (LaFollette) Hodges
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KOONTZ – Judy A., 67, Keedysville, Md., passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Md., after a long battle with lymphoma cancer.
Sherry L. Nagy
NAGY – Sherry L., 49, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at home.
Kenneth A. Naugle
NAUGLE – Kenneth A., 94, Johnstown, died July 30, 2014, at his home.
Richard John Peterson
PETERSON – Richard John, 49, Johnstown, passed away Monday evening, July 28, 2014, at Conemaugh Hospital.
Evelyn F. Vitalie
VITALIE – Evelyn F., 75, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at her home.
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Paul Radnoti Sr.
RADNOTI – Paul Sr., 80, passed away July 13, 2014, in Hebron, Ind.
Samuel R. Saia
SAIA – Samuel R., 90, Johnstown, died July 29, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alex J. Stavish
STAVISH – Alex J., 90, Northern Cambria, died July 29, 2014, at Miners Medical Center Hastings.
Margaret R. (Shaffer) Hemminger
HEMMINGER – Margaret R. “Margie” (Shaffer), 93, formerly of Jenner Township, died July 29, 2014, at Meadow View Nursing Center, Berlin.
Carol R. (Schloski) Groleau
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George J. Stapinsky
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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.
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