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.
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Lawrence E. Coy
COY – Lawrence E., 89, Connellsville, Pa., formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, died April 21, 2014, at home.
DRINOSKY – Eugene, 80, Portage, entered eternal rest April 21, 2014, peacefully at home.
George Felix Jr.
FELIX – George Jr., 87, Alum Bank, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Colonial Courtyard in Bedford.
Mary C. Keilman
KEILMAN – Mary C., 62, Ebensburg, born March 26, 1952, in Nanty Glo, died April 21, 2014, at home.
Barbara A. (Geiser) Knapp
KNAPP – Barbara A. (Geiser), 79, Johnstown, passed away April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
SINCAK – Michael, of Hollsopple, loving son, brother, husband and friend to all, passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Richard J. McAndrews Jr.
McANDREWS – Richard J. Jr. “Jimbo,” 57, Windber, passed away after a 2-year-battle with cancer April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Kathleen Mae Speicher
SPEICHER – Kathleen Mae, 48, Conemaugh Township, died April 20, 2014, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital.
Julia J. (Gresh) Voeghtly
VOEGHTLY – Julia J. (Gresh), 74, Johnstown, passed away peacefully April 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Palliative Care Unit.
Ruth M. Ziemba
ZIEMBA – Ruth M., 84, Cover Hill, formerly of Park Hill, went to be with the Lord April 4, 2014, at LaurelWood Care Center.
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Georgia R. Brown
BROWN – Georgia R., 90, Lincoln Highway, Bedford, died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at her home.
John R. Franko Jr.
FRANKO – John R. Jr. “Bunko,” 72, Conemaugh, died April 20, 2014, at home.
Dorothy Mae Gillman
GILLMAN – Dorothy Mae, 93, Mount Hope, went to be with her Lord April 22, 2014.
Hulda Elmira Heslop
HESLOP – Hulda Elmira, 95, formerly of Ferndale and New Paris, died April 21, 2014, at Waccamaw Community Hospital, Murrells Inlet, S.C.
Jean M. Holtz
HOLTZ – Jean M., 82, Hastings, went to be with the Lord Monday, April 21, 2014, at Golden Living-HAIDA.
Margaret Gloria Marsh
MARSH – Margaret Gloria, born Dec. 28, 1927, was called to her heavenly home April 19, 2014.
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Wayne R. Bailey
BAILEY – Wayne R., 53, South Fork, passed away unexpectedly on Good Friday, April 18, 2014, at his home.
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