KERNVILLE — RAGER – Richard J. “Rick,” 55, Kernville, died March 22, 2013. Born July 14, 1957, in Johnstown, son of Richard H. and Lois J. (Powers) Rager. Preceded in death by his grandparents; father; and aunt, Carolyn Rager. Survived by his mother; wife, Glenda L. Miller-Rager; daughter, Carly, married to D.J. Zahurak; son, Joshua Rager, married to Alyssa, of Imperial, Pa.; grandchildren, Michael and Madison Zahurak; sister, Cheryl Stephens, and John Heinbaum, Slickville Pa.; and faithful companions, Fred, Emma and Sally. Rick was a 1975 graduate of Johnstown High School. He was employed by Beth Sholom Synagogue and formerly employed by Ace’s and General Kinetics Industries. He was a former member of IBEW Local 459. He played goalie for many ice hockey teams in the Johnstown area. He was an avid Penguins, Steelers and Dale Earnhart Fan No. 3. Rick was a member of the Sons of Italy, Turner Hall, VFW and Polski Dom. He will be sadly missed by his family and many wonderful friends. Friends received from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at Frank Duca Funeral Home, Westmont Chapel, 1622 Menoher Blvd., where funeral service will begin at 4 p.m. Private interment, Richland Cemetery. Condolences may be sent through www.ducafuneralhome.com .
Stanley John Wozny Jr.
WOZNY – Stanley John Jr., 62, Windber, passed away April 16, 2014, at the Presbyterian Home, Johnstown.
Anna E. Katawczik
KATAWCZIK – Anna E., 93, Conemaugh Township, went to be with the Lord April 18, 2014, at Laurel View Village.
Ruth J. (Griffith) Cherkola
CHERKOLA – Ruth J. (Griffith), 87, Upper Yoder Township, died April 16, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital.
REGAN – Donna, 55, Park Hill, died April 17, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Mary Catherine (Regan) Beidle
BEIDLE – Mary Catherine (Regan) “Sis” “Kate,” 87, Johnstown, died April 16, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center and went to spend Easter in Heaven.
STALLER – Helen, 93, Johnstown, died April 18, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home.
Barbara Joan Berkebile
BERKEBILE – Barbara Joan, 75, Stoystown, died April 19, 2014, at Somerset In Touch Hospice House.
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Jerry Sheldon Berkebile
BERKEBILE – Jerry Sheldon, 83, Johnstown, passed away April 17, 2014, at Presbyterian Home, Johnstown.
Phyllis J. Burkhard
BURKHARD – Phyllis J., 71, Johnstown, passed away April 16, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
FABRIZIO – John, 88, Geistown, died April 18, 2014, at the Lutheran Home.
Homer E. Hillegas
HILLEGAS – Homer E., 94, Tionesta, Pa., formerly of Central City and Parma, Ohio, died April 14, 2014, at Golden Living Center, Shippenville, Pa.
Florence R. Homer
HOMER – Florence R., 88, Clearfield, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Christ the King Manor, DuBois.
Ronald Glenn Lester
LESTER – Ronald Glenn, 81, Lebanon, formerly of Sidman, died April 18, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Lebanon.
LISINA – Edward, 81, Johnstown, died April 18, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Dora Marie Bufagna
BUFAGNA – Dora Marie, 87, Armagh, passed away peacefully April 16, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Doris Marjorie Cooper
COOPER – Doris Marjorie, 87, Westmont, went to heaven, April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center Palliative Care Unit.
Rose Mary (Delegram) Tripodi
TRIPODI – Rose Mary (Delegram), 66, Culpeper, Va., formerly of Cresson, died April 17, 2014, at home.
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