EVERETT — ALLISON – Kenneth, 87, Everett, was called home to be with the Lord Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014, from Hollidaysburg Veterans Home. Born Saturday, Oct. 16, 1926, at his family home in Geistown, son of the late Raymond Allison and Isa (Harbaugh) Allison. In April of 1985, he married Theresa V. (McFarland) Maniscalco Allison, who passed away Sunday, Oct. 1, 2006. Survived by daughter, Nellie J. Timko, Bedford; grandson, Joseph Timko, and wife, Lori (Wiederhut) Timko, Harrisburg; granddaughter, Jessica Timko, Bedford; sisters-in-law, Ruth Allison, Indiana; and Nellie Allison, Johnstown; and many loving nieces, nephews and their families. In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by infant brother, Wilbur Clark; sisters, Madeline Berkey, and her husband, Wade; and Olive Berkebile, and her husband, Melvin; and brothers, Paul Allison, and his wife, Louise; Roy Allison; and Edward “Dean” Allison. Mr. Allison was a member of Clear Creek Brethren in Christ Church. In his early years, he worked with his family at their farm in Geistown, and then served in the U.S. Army during World War II as a surgical technician with the 86th Infantry Division, having received the Philippine Independence Ribbon, Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal, Good Conduct Medal and World War II Victory Medal. After returning home from his service to his country, Kenny was employed at Bethlehem Steel in Johnstown as a crane operator until retiring. He then enjoyed spending time with his friends at LaSalle’s Garage in Everett, lending a hand with cleaning up, assisting on towing calls or picking up repair parts when needed. He will be greatly missed for the many stories he had to tell and the company he shared with his family and friends. Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, in the chapel at Dalla Valle Funeral Service, Main Street, Everett, Pastor H. Lee Ritchey, officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home from 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, until the hour of service. Burial, Bedford County Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made in memory of Kenny to your charity of choice. Share memories online at www.dallavalle-everett.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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