HOOVERSVILLE — LOHR – Dayton J., 90, Hooversville, died March 13, 2013, at the Presbyterian Home. Born Sept. 17, 1922, in Hooversville, son of David and Rella (Buchanian) Lohr. Preceded in death by parents; infant daughter, Patricia Gale; and brothers, Gerald, Fred, Morris and Kenneth. Survived by wife of 67 years, former Mildred Wain, and these children: Larry, and wife, Gloria, Hooversville; Robert, Hooversville; Jacqualine, and husband, John Cook, Stoystown; Wendy, and husband, Pete Barnhart, Somerset; and John, and wife, Tina, Hooversville. Also survived by grandchildren, Tanya (Dale) Holsopple; Todd Lohr; Jennifer (Jeff) Cook; Tammy (Shawn) Walker; Lori Barnhart; Jessica (Michael) Rodrigues; Breanna (Jim) Halkovich; Joseph Cook (fiancee, Megan); Tom Lohr; and Tiffany, Stefanni, Keena, Kendra and Lanyiah Lohr; stepgrandchildren, Vanessa and Tyler Thomas and Amanda Hershberger; great-grandchildren, Jacob, Josh and Jonathan Holsopple; Aubrey, Tia and Dorin Cook; Shaelyn, Shawna and Shandi Walker; Brody, Jaxson and Dylan Halkovich; and Adelina and baby Rodrigues; and stepgreat-granddaughter, Mikayla Thomas. Brother of Zella Naugle, Michigan; Geniva Brant; Janet Gindlesperger; and Jean Thomas, all of Hooversville; and Jerry Lohr, Waynesboro. Dayton was a member of the St. Thomas Lutheran Church, where he served on the Cemetery Association. He was a retired U.S. Steel worker and dairy farmer. He was a member of the Allied Milk Producers and a life member of the Holstein Association. Dayton was a World War II Army veteran. Member of Tatman Hunting Camp. Family receiving friends from 10 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Thomas Lutheran Church, Hooversville, Pastor Nila Cogan, officiating. Interment, St. Thomas Cemetery. George E. Mason Funeral Home Inc., Davidsville, is in charge of arrangements. Those who wish can make donations to the Southern Care Hospice, Altoona.
- 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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