PORTAGE — PAULEY – Mrs. Betty J. (Parks), 87, Portage, passed away peacefully Feb. 13, 2013, at home. Born Sept. 15, 1925, in Portage, daughter of Hal and Lillian (Hammond) Parks. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Herman; son, Herm; brothers, Warren, Hal, Charles, Donald, Carl and Albert; and special friend, Ernest Brunnet. Survived by daughter, Betty Scavone, New Jersey; grandchildren, David (Tammy) Schmidt, Monmouth Junction, N.J.; Daniel (Jennifer) Schmidt, Holly Springs, N.C.; April (Anthony) Magistro, Howell, N.J.; Jacquiline (Dave) Evans, Portage; Sally (Steven) Stavila, East Brunswick, N.J.; Christie Pauley, Salix; and Christine (Bryan) Grossmann, East Brunswick, N.J.; great-grandchildren who knew her as Big Mommom, Zachary and Kelsey; Nicholas; Alexandra and Arianna; and Timothy, Kaitlyn, Deven, Gianna and Bradley; dear sister-in-law, Harriet Pauley; and many nieces and nephews. Betty retired from Mercy Hospital, Johnstown, where she worked for 17 years. Member of Trinity United Methodist Church and United Methodist Women. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Jean H. Kinley Funeral Home, Portage. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Trinity United Methodist Church, the Rev. Michael Long, officiating. Interment, Prospect Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, family asks that contributions be sent to Trinity United Methodist Church. Online condolences may be expressed at www.kinleyfuneralhome.com.
- District Deaths March 8, 2014
Albert Lynn Boring
BORING – Albert Lynn, 53, Ebensburg, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014, at Ebensburg Center, Sunset House.
Richard C. Claycomb
CLAYCOMB – Mr. Richard C., 72, Heritage Road, Osterburg, died Thursday, March 6, 2014, at his home.
Shelvy J. Elbertson
ELBERTSON – Shelvy J., 51, Johnstown, passed away March 6, 2014.
Gloria Jean (Dunmire) Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH – Gloria Jean (Dunmire), 75, Seward, passed away March 6, 2014, at Indiana Regional Medical Center.
Phyllis M. Faight
FAIGHT – Phyllis M., 78, Jackson Township, died March 5, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alta Jane Fox
FOX – Alta Jane, 81, Daisytown, passed away March 7, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Thelma (Kearney) Kodosky
KODOSKY – Thelma “Jeannie” (Kearney), 78, Lilly, went to her eternal rest March 7, 2014.
Lois Jean (Dunmeyer) Lepley
LEPLEY – Lois Jean (Dunmeyer), 70, West Virginia, formerly of Somerset County, died March 5, 2014, at home.
REITZ – David, 76, passed away March 3, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
James J. Saylor Sr.
SAYLOR – James J. Sr. “Pap,” Davidsville, died peacefully March 7, 2014, at home surrounded by family.
W. Jean (Mishler) Naugle Wingard
WINGARD – W. Jean Mishler Naugle, 85, formerly of Morgantown and Davidsville, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
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- District Deaths March 7, 2014
GEORGE – Robert “Bob,” 71, Portage, passed away March 4, 2014, in Johnstown.
Marcella S. (Ciccotelli) Gillin
GILLIN – Marcella S. (Ciccotelli), 85, Ebensburg, passed away peacefully March 5, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
Peter Holubz Jr.
HOLUBZ – Peter Jr., 89, Johnstown, died March 5, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Lillian Marlene (Anderson) Howard
HOWARD – Lillian Marlene (Anderson), 71, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home.
KAUFMAN – Morton, 84, Westmont, lost his battle with cancer March 5, 2014.
James Guido Mastrine
MASTRINE – James Guido, 63, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home surrounded by his family.
Anna T. Pipon
PIPON – Mrs. Anna T., 99, Windber, passed away March 6, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Thomas F. Reynolds
REYNOLDS – Thomas F., 62, Tire Hill, died March 5, 2014.
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