RICHLAND TOWNSHIP — STAPE – Deborah A., 57, Richland Township, passed away April 29, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center. Born March 30, 1956, in Johnstown, daughter of Jerome and Frances M. (Zupan) Gorentz. Preceded in death by father. Survived by loving mother, Frances M. Gorentz; beloved husband, Preston “Scott” Stape; loving children, Benjamin Stape, married to the former Cheryl Feighner; Jennifer Stape; Chad Stape; and Kristen (Stape) Macey, married to Patrick, all of Johnstown; cherished grandchildren, Taylor Stape, Luke Stape, Tanner Macey, Lyndsey Macey and Trinity Macey, all of Johnstown; brother, Jerry J. Gorentz, married to the former Linda Mishler, Hollsopple; and nephew, Jared Gorentz, Hollsopple. Deborah graduated from Johnstown High School, Class of 1974. She was a medical secretary for Dr. Larry Beatty and Dr. Brian Kopp, and attended St. Anne Catholic Church, Emmanuel Baptist Church and St. Benedict Catholic Church. Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at St. Benedict Catholic Church, Father Michael A. Wolfe, celebrant. Private committal at Richland Mausoleum. Family suggests memorial contributions be directed to Joyce Murtha Breast Cancer Center. Arrangements in care of Moskal & Kennedy Colonial Funeral Home, Moxham. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.moskalandkennedyfuneralhome.com.
- District Deaths Aug. 1, 2014
E. Joan Davis
DAVIS – E. Joan, 87, Riverside, Ohio, formerly of Johnstown, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Kettering Medical Center.
Billie Josephine (LaFollette) Hodges
HODGES – Billie Josephine (LaFollette), 79, Boswell, Jenner Township, formerly of Gadsden, Ala., passed away July 27, 2014, at Windber Hospice from complications of cancer.
KOONTZ – Judy A., 67, Keedysville, Md., passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Md., after a long battle with lymphoma cancer.
Sherry L. Nagy
NAGY – Sherry L., 49, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at home.
Kenneth A. Naugle
NAUGLE – Kenneth A., 94, Johnstown, died July 30, 2014, at his home.
Richard John Peterson
PETERSON – Richard John, 49, Johnstown, passed away Monday evening, July 28, 2014, at Conemaugh Hospital.
Evelyn F. Vitalie
VITALIE – Evelyn F., 75, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at her home.
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Paul Radnoti Sr.
RADNOTI – Paul Sr., 80, passed away July 13, 2014, in Hebron, Ind.
Samuel R. Saia
SAIA – Samuel R., 90, Johnstown, died July 29, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alex J. Stavish
STAVISH – Alex J., 90, Northern Cambria, died July 29, 2014, at Miners Medical Center Hastings.
Margaret R. (Shaffer) Hemminger
HEMMINGER – Margaret R. “Margie” (Shaffer), 93, formerly of Jenner Township, died July 29, 2014, at Meadow View Nursing Center, Berlin.
Carol R. (Schloski) Groleau
GROLEAU – Carol R. (Schloski), 56, Goshen, Mass., lost her battle with cancer July 16, 2014. Born Dec. 25, 1957, in Colver, she was the daughter of John and Olive (Spotts) Schloski.
George J. Stapinsky
STAPINSKY – George J. “Doodie” or “Hey You,” 85, Fort Hill, formerly of Windber, died July 30, 2014, at In Touch Hospice, Somerset.
- District Deaths July 31, 2014
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- District Deaths July 30, 2014
Patricia L. Bakale
BAKALE – Patricia L, 81, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord July 28, 2014.
Stephen A. Christy
CHRISTY – Stephen A., 65, Johnstown, died July 28, 2014, at home surrounded by family and friends.
CUSTER – Margaret “Peggy,” 69, Johnstown, passed away July 29, 2014, at Laurelwood Care Center.
Kathleen L. Geiser
GEISER – Kathleen L., 84, Oakland, died July 29, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
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