INTERLACHEN, FLA. — DIBBLE – Richard, 90, Interlachen, Fla., formerly of Summerhill, died Dec. 9, 2012, at Lake City VA Medical Center, Lake City, Fla. Born Aug. 8, 1922, in Hastings, son of Harry C. and Lillian A. (Fleitz) Dibble. Preceded in death by parents; infant son, Richard; son, Thomas H.; sisters, Elva Bigelow, Mary Sharp, Thelma Crilley, Louise Pabian and Betty Beiswenger; and brothers, Floyd, William, Howard and Arnold. Survived by daughter, Linda Dively, Interlachen, Fla.; grandchildren, Becky, wife of Jim Lancaster, Interlachen, Fla.; Jill Zdunczyk, and companion, Jeff Orban, Mechanicsburg; Darlene, wife of William Rivera, Interlachen, Fla.; Lillian, wife of Michael Storey Jr., Portage; and Ron (Thelma) Dibble, Portage; brothers, Harry Jr., Carrolltown; and Henry, St. Michael; and numerous nieces and nephews. Army veteran of World War II, having served in the Pacific Theater. Richard was always proud of his work in the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Great Depression. He was a coal miner for Pennsylvania Coal & Coke Corp., Berwind-White Coal Mining Co. and Johnstown Coal & Coke Co. and retired from UPJ as a groundskeeper. Charter member of St. Michael Volunteer Fire Company. Member of St. Michael American Legion Post 551, the former Mainline Police Association and Adams Township Police Department. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Charles O. Dimond Funeral Home Inc., South Fork, where funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday by the Rev. David Butler. (www.dimondfuneralhome.com)
Lois L. Rager
RAGER – Lois L., 83, Johnstown, died Dec. 11, 2013, at St. Jude’s Haven surrounded by her friends and caregivers who loved her very much
CHAPMAN – Darlene, 58, Hayes, Va., formerly of Beaverdale, passed away Dec. 9, 2013
H. Matthew Gearhart
GEARHART - H. Matthew IV, 36, Mineral Point, passed away Dec. 9, 2013, as a result of an asthma attack.
Doris (Hysong) Anderson
ANDERSON – Doris (Hysong), 91, New Florence, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, at Sunrise of Abington, Abington.
Ralph E. Botteicher
BOTTEICHER – Ralph E., 94, Derry, formerly of Johnstown, passed away Dec. 10, 2013, at the home of his granddaughter.
Jean Grace (Emerson) Fair
FAIR – Jean Grace (Emerson), 97, Petoskey, Mich., formerly of Nanty Glo, passed away Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at Bay Bluffs, in Harbor Springs, Mich.
ROMAGNA – Margaret “Margee,” 89, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Ebensburg, passed away Dec. 10, 2013, at Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring.
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Jean V. (Cleimer) DiValentone
DiVALENTONE – Jean V. (Cleimer), 75, Boswell, died Dec. 10, 2013, at her home.
Anthony G. Bongiovanni
BONGIOVANNI – Anthony G. “Nino,” 84, Johnstown, died Dec. 9, 2013, at the Hollidaysburg Veterans Home.
BOXLER – Sylvester “Dwayne,” 73, Fayetteville, formerly of Mineral Point, went to his heavenly home Monday, Dec. 9, 2013.
William E. Barron
BARRON – William E., 79, Bethlehem, passed away Dec. 9, 2013.
Treena Burkett Roddy
RODDY – Treena Burkett, 43, Somerset, went to be with the Lord Dec. 10, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
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Jean Kennedy Budlong
BUDLONG – Jean Kennedy, 85, Windber and Indian Lake, died Dec. 9, 2013, at Windber Hospice, Windber.
Phyllis V. Reese Fuller
REESE FULLER – Phyllis V., 94, Lower Alsace Township, formerly of Shillington and Davidsville, passed away Dec. 8, 2013, at 9:07 a.m. in her home.
Michele Ann (Burns) Claycomb
CLAYCOMB – Michele Ann (Burns), 66, Lorain Borough, passed away Dec. 9, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center after a brief battle with cancer.
Richard E. Pearson
PEARSON – Richard E., 84, Chambersburg, and formerly of Fairfax, Va., passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at his home with his wife of 32 years at his side.
Margaret M. Bunda
BUNDA – Margaret M., 83, Johnstown, went into the loving arms of our Lord Dec. 9, 2013, at home with her family and friends by her side.
Ellen (Schwarting) Merker
MERKER – Ellen (Schwarting), 89, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, in Davidsville.
Russell W. Moehler
MOEHLER – Russell W., “Ducky,” 98, Woodvale, died Dec. 10, 2013, at the Atrium Manor.
Ronald E. Moskey Sr.
MOSKEY – Ronald E. Sr., 75, Jennerstown, died Dec. 9, 2013, at home.
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