LILLY — CLAAR – Roberta “Berta,” 74, Lilly, passed away Dec. 18, 2013, at UPMC-Altoona Hospital. Born Aug. 12, 1939, in Cresson, daughter of Robert Sr. and Estelle (Harvey) Angus. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Raymond L. Claar Sr.; sisters, Carol Ann, Vivian and Marylyn Mills; and brother, Robert Angus Jr. Survived by children, Michelle Claar; Vivian “Min,” wife of Robert Klayko Sr.; and Raymond L. Claar Jr., and wife, Dana, all of Lilly. She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren, Robert Klayko Jr., and wife, Dawn; Raymond L. Claar III; and Krista Claar; and great-grandson, Zackary Klayko. Sister of Donna McDonald, Cresson. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, brothers- and sisters-in-law; and favorite companion, her dog, Alex. Retired from Warnaco and foster grandparents of Cambria County. She enjoyed Facebook and camping, and loved spending time with her family. She was a Lilly Borough Judge of Elections for numerous years. Friends received from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Thomas F. Cloherty Funeral Home, Lilly. Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Lilly, Pastor John Palko, officiating. Committal, Lillydale Cemetery, Lilly. In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorial contributions to Central PA Humane Society. Serenko-Claar Funeral Home, PC, Portage, is serving the Claar family.
- District Deaths July 30, 2014
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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