HOLLIDAYSBURG — MILAZZO – Joseph J. “Joe,” 95, formerly of Johnstown, died March 8, 2013, in Hollidaysburg. Born June 4, 1917, in Colver. He was the son of Benedict and Charlene (Cravotta) Milazzo. Preceded in death by parents; wife, Rose E. (Bruno); brothers , Angelo, Leonard and Louis; and sisters, Virginia and Louise. Survived by children, Joseph J., married to Joanne (DiGulio), Springfield, Va.; Louis B., married to Carol (Milkovich), Lancaster, Ohio; and Charlene M. Romeo, married to John R., Hollidaysburg; seven grandchildren, Lisa Marie, married to Andrew Gurowitz; Joseph Todd Milazzo, married to Sandy; Matthew Dade, married to Darcie; Kristina, married to Jonathan Siegler; and Dana Helene, Selena Rose and John Robert Romeo; eight great-grandchild- ren; brothers, Charles, New Jersey; and Benedict, Sidman. Joseph graduated as the valedictorian of Dale High School, Class of 1935. He was a retired captain of the Johnstown Fire Department, where he served for 28 years. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was formerly employed at Bethlehem Steel Corp. He was a barber at Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital for 40 years. He played the accordian, mandolin and harmonica. Friendly and well- liked by all, he will be sadly missed but never forgotten by his family, who so cherished him. Please rest well Daddy, as we have been so blessed to have had you in our lives. Joseph was a member of Visitation BVM Catholic Church, where funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, the Rev. Barry J. Baroni. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 11, 2013, at Frank Duca Funeral Home, Westmont Chapel, 1622 Menoher Blvd. Interment, Grandview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, family requests contributions be made to the Presbyterian Village, 220 Newry St., Hollidaysburg, Pa. 16648. Condolences may be sent through www.ducafuneralhome.com.
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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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