ROBINSON — BRACKEN – Delnora, 84, Robinson, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at Indiana Regional Medical Center. Born July 13, 1929, in Robinson, daughter of the late Earl and Violet (Boring) Penrose. Also preceded in death by infant son, Charles W. Betts; brother, Raymond Penrose; and sister, Leona McElwee. A dearly beloved mother, grandmother and wife, she is survived by her husband, Thomas Bracken, Robinson; children, Donna Arford, and husband, James, Robinson; Ronald Betts, and wife, Patricia, Bolivar; Darrel Betts, Bolivar; Wanda Betts, Robinson; Marvin Betts, and wife, Veronica, Winchester, Tenn.; and Amy Bradshaw, and husband, Clifford Genchur, Indiana; stepchildren, Boyd Bracken, and wife, Eleanor, Blairsville; and Jayne Cook, Indiana; 19 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren. Sister of Betty Boring, and husband, Ira “Bing,” West Bolivar; Florence Haire-Holland, and husband, Wil, New Florence; and Arthur James Penrose, and wife, Jo, Arkansas; also sister-in-law and good friend, Jean Betts, Bolivar. She was a member of Robinson Church of the Brethren and worked at Seeley Magnani's Hardware/Sewing Factories as a clerk and topsticher. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Kenneth A. Stuart Funeral Home, 139 Ligonier St., New Florence, and from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Saturday at Robinson Church of the Brethren, 211 High St., Pastor Farrel Abraham, officiating. Interment, Germany Lutheran Cemetery. Online condolences maybe left at www.thestuartfuneralhomes.com.
- District Deaths Aug. 2, 2014
ASKEW – Sharon “Joy,” 79, Alexandra, Pa, formerly of Marsteller, died July 31, 2014, at home.
George Michael Beach
BEACH – George Michael, 59, Salix, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Barbara Ann (Hartman) Dino
DINO – Barbara Ann (Hartman), 74, Ebensburg, died July 28, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
DRENNER – Annabelle 90, Hollsopple, died July 31, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Patricia A. (Grabish) Koposko
KOPOSKO – Patricia A. (Grabish), 67, Windber, passed away Aug. 1, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Harriet L. Mintmier
MINTMIER– Harriet L., 85, Johnstown, died Aug. 1, 2014, at the Atrium Manor.
Helen Louise Petrunak
PETRUNAK – Helen Louise “Weeze,” 87, formerly of South Fork, went home with the Lord Aug. 1, 2014.
Joylene H. (Ream) Whipkey
WHIPKEY– Joylene H. (Ream), 83, Ligonier, formerly of Jenner Township, died Aug. 1, 2014, at Bethlen Home, Ligonier.
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- 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.
- Today's Funerals Aug. 1, 2014
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.
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