The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

February 16, 2013

Stella Dubulis

The Tribune-Democrat

CRESSON — DUBULIS– Stella, 93, a resident of Just Like Home, Cresson, formerly of Gallitzin, died Feb. 15, 2013, at the home. Born Nov. 7, 1919, in Gallitzin, daughter of the late Joseph and Anna (Myrda) Szynal. Preceded in death by her husband, Felix “Fatso,” on Dec. 29, 1992; sisters, Josephine Gaskulsky, Wanda Clauto and Zoe Hall; and brothers, Walter, Steve, Andrew and Edward. Survived by sisters, Helen Seder, Carnegie; Mary Dziabo, Enola; Nellie Reagan, Gallitzin; and Theresa Conrad,  Coupon; special nephews, Robert (Emily) Reagan, Gallitzin, and Ronald (Terry) Reagan, New Kensington; numerous other nieces and nephews; great-great-nephew, Jordan; and great-great-nieces, Haylee and Lila. Worked as a seamstress for Publix Shirt Factory for years. Member of St. Demetrius Catholic Church, Gallitzin, where funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday, the Rev. Albert Ledoux, celebrant. Committal, St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Cresson. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Gibbons Funeral Home, 301 Church St., Gallitzin, where a vigil service will be held. The family would like to extend a special thanks to Just Like Home and Home Nursing Hospice for the excellent care of Stella. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to St. Demetrius Memorial Fund, 811 Church St., Gallitzin, Pa. 16641; Gallitzin Public Library, 411 Convent St., Gallitzin, Pa. 16641; or Home Nursing Hospice, 118 Ebony Road, Ebensburg, Pa. 15931 in Stella’s memory. (

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