JOHNSTOWN — JONES – Richard H. “Dick,” 84, Johnstown, passed away March 22, 2014, at Rosewood Assisted Living Facility. Born May 28, 1929, in Windber, son of the late Joseph and Amanda (Berkey) Jones. Preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn (Hardy); his grandson, David Dodd; his brothers, Minter, Berkey “Bud,” Kermit, Joseph and Mervin Jones; and his sisters, Ruby and Hope. He is survived by his children, son, Richard Paul Jones; daughter, Leann, and her husband, David Dodd, Florence, S.C.; daughter, Diann, and her husband, Bill Turnbaugh, Tyrone; son, Edward, and his wife, Lisa, Johnstown; daughter, Suzanne, and her husband, Paul Ritchey, Punxsutawney; his grandchildren, Trevor, Heather, Meghan, Ashley, Cassie, Lexi, Kate and Austin; and great-grandchildren, Marissa and Katie; Richard also is survived by his sister, Gertrude Weaver, Windber. Richard also is survived by his special friend, Barbara Rager. Richard was a member of Berkey Church of the Brethren. He owned Dick Jones Excavating. Richard was a member of Greater Johnstown Masonic Lodge 538. He was active in collecting and showing antique farm equipment, especially tractors. He had a farm with sheep, donkeys and cows. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Hindman Funeral Home, 1521 Frankstown Road, where memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, the Rev. Jason Mauk, officiating. The family extends a special thank you to Rosewood Assisted Living Facility for their kind and compassionate care over the years. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Windber Hospice. Condolences may be made at www.HindmanFuneralHomes.com. Arrangements by Hindman Funeral Homes and Crematory Inc., “Exclusive Provider of Veterans and Family Memorial Care.”
- District Deaths July 24, 2014
Thomas Barton Jr.
BARTON – Thomas Jr., 87, Central City, died July 21, 2014, at home.
Dorothy B. Bermosk
BERMOSK – Dorothy B., 87, Johnstown, passed away July 20, 2014, at Golden Living Center.
Leland Doyle Carney Jr.
CARNEY – Leland Doyle Jr. “Junior” or “Lee,” 77, Pomaria, S.C., formerly of Seward, went to be with the Lord Monday, July 21, 2014.
Ernest R. Contrillo
CONTRILLO – Ernest R., 61, Pittsburgh, formerly of Central City, died July 20, 2014.
Cecelia C. Duncan
DUNCAN – Cecelia C. “Sue,” 78, Johnstown, died July 22, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Capt. Dudley C. Hunt
HUNT – Capt. Dudley C., (retired) MPD, Washington, D.C., 77, Windber, passed away July 22, 2014, at home.
Dorothy M. (Moyer) Kepler
KEPLER – Mrs. Dorothy M. (Moyer), 90, Scottsdale, Ariz., formerly of Portage, entered into new life July 19, 2014, at Hospice of the Valley, Scottsdale.
Anna Marie Krumenacker
KRUMENACKER – Anna Marie, 85, Carrolltown, passed away July 22, 2014, at St. Jude’s Haven, Johnstown.
- Funerals July 24, 2014
BLOCK – Deborah, 62, Johnstown, died July 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Edward James Clark
CLARK – Edward James, 89, Johnstown, formerly of Minersville, died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicole Lyn Eskridge
ESKRIDGE – Nicole Lynn, 24, Linden, Va., passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014.
Jeffery Lynn Flick
FLICK – Jeffery Lynn, 58, Seattle, Wash., formerly of Hollsopple, passed on July 3, 2014, in Seattle.
Elizabeth J. Knapik
KNAPIK – Elizabeth J. “Bethann,” 75, Northern Cambria, passed away July 21, 2014, at UPMC Altoona.
Christopher Shawn Reed
REED – Christopher Shawn, 22, Windber, died July 20, 2014.
Violet Marie (Snyder) Shaffer-Eastlake
SHAFFER-EASTLAKE – Violet Marie (Snyder), 90, Hidden Valley Road, Conemaugh Township, Somerset County, died July 22, 2014.
Teresa L. Smith
SMITH – Teresa L., 50, Johnstown, died July 19, 2014, at her residence.
TURNER – Rosemary, 91, formerly of Johnstown and Woodville, Ohio, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Genoa Care Center, Genoa, Ohio.
Mary Ann (Guzic) Walter
WALTER – Mary Ann (Guzic), 77, Lilly, went to her eternal rest July 21, 2014, surrounded by her family at her residence.
- Funerals July 23, 2014
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