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.
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Lisa Jean (Anico) Bender
BENDER – Lisa Jean (Anico), 48, Hastings, died Dec. 4, 2013, at UPMC Hospital, Altoona.
Carole J. Berkebile
BERKEBILE – Carole J., 67, Stoystown, died Dec. 4, 2013, at home.
William G. Good
GOOD – William G., 75, Johnstown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Samuel E. Gossard
GOSSARD – Samuel E., 90, Johnstown, died Dec. 4, 2013, at LaurelWood Care Center.
James J. Karlheim
KARLHEIM – James J. “J.J.,” 79, Patton, passed away Dec. 5, 2013, at UPMC Altoona surrounded by his family.
Judith Ellen (Gosnell) Magallanes
MAGALLANES – Judith Ellen (Gosnell), 45, Windber, went to be with the Lord Dec. 4, 2013.
Robert J. Miller
MILLER – Robert J., 77, Marsteller, died Dec. 5, 2013, at home.
Belva M. (Henderson) Starkey
STARKEY – Belva M. (Henderson), RN, 60, died at 1 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, at EMH Regional Medical Center, in Avon, Ohio.
Isabel Cecelia Ferris Wolfe
WOLFE – Isabel Cecelia Ferris, 95, died Dec. 1, 2013.
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Genevieve B. (Decewicz) Bonitz
BONITZ – Genevieve B. (Decewicz), 89, Windber, passed away peacefully in her sleep Dec. 4, 2013, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Betty A. Hasse
HASSE – Betty A., 68, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 4, 2013, at home.
George S. Hoberney
HOBERNEY – George S., 76, Willoughby Hills, Ohio, since 1972, formerly of Cleveland Heights, Ohio, died Dec. 3, 2013.
Robert John Holbink
HOLBINK – Robert John, 70, Nanty Glo, passed away Dec. 3, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
William Jacob Huss Jr.
HUSS – William Jacob Jr., 73, Ideal Park, passed away peacefully at home Dec. 3, 2013, surrounded by his family.
Mary Louise Leventry
LEVENTRY – Mary Louise, 90, Indiana, died peacefully on Thanksgiving, Nov. 28, 2013, at St. Andrew’s Village.
Betty Louise Lopez
LOPEZ – Betty Louise, 83, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 3, 2013, at Allegheny Lutheran Home.
Mark R. Semelsberger
SEMELSBERGER – Mark R., 32, Hastings, passed away Dec. 1, 2013.
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