ACOSTA — NIEMIEC – Stanley Sr., 88, Acosta, died Feb. 24, 2012, at home. Born May 4, 1923, in Portage, son of Michael C. and Mary (Shutty) Niemiec. Preceded in death by parents; wife of 53 years the former Leona M. Moucheron on Feb. 18, 2000; sons, Michael A., in 2007, and Stanley Jr., in 2010; brothers, John, Frank, Joseph and Anthony; sisters, Kathryn Niemiec and Anna Yokobosky; and infant sister, Hedwig. Survived by children, Kathy, married to Terry Kozuch, Somerset; Anthony, married to Debra Stets, Friedens; and Theresa, married to Ed Mimna; and Matthew, married to Cathy Drummond, both of Somerset; 13 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and daughter-in-law, Nancy (Cornwell) Niemiec, Kuhntown; also sister, Agnes Witkowski, Niagara Falls, N.Y. Also survived by numerous other relatives and friends, including friend and neighbor Jerry Johnson. Veteran of World War II. Member of All Saints Catholic Parish, Central City Local 6410 UMWA and Jenner Rod & Gun Club. Retired area coal miner, who enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his family. Viewing will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Hoffman Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 409 Main St., Boswell, where vigil for the deceased will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at All Saints Chapel, Acosta, the Rev. Father Justin Ratajczak, OFM, Conv., celebrant. Committal, St. Joseph Cemetery, Ralphton, with military rites accorded by Somerset County Honor Guard. Memorials to In-Touch Hospice, P.O. Box 1173, Somerset, Pa. 15501, would be appreciated. To express condolences, make a donation, light a candle or order flowers, visit hoffmanfuneralhomes.com.
Stanley John Wozny Jr.
WOZNY – Stanley John Jr., 62, Windber, passed away April 16, 2014, at the Presbyterian Home, Johnstown.
Anna E. Katawczik
KATAWCZIK – Anna E., 93, Conemaugh Township, went to be with the Lord April 18, 2014, at Laurel View Village.
Ruth J. (Griffith) Cherkola
CHERKOLA – Ruth J. (Griffith), 87, Upper Yoder Township, died April 16, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital.
REGAN – Donna, 55, Park Hill, died April 17, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Mary Catherine (Regan) Beidle
BEIDLE – Mary Catherine (Regan) “Sis” “Kate,” 87, Johnstown, died April 16, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center and went to spend Easter in Heaven.
STALLER – Helen, 93, Johnstown, died April 18, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home.
Barbara Joan Berkebile
BERKEBILE – Barbara Joan, 75, Stoystown, died April 19, 2014, at Somerset In Touch Hospice House.
- District Deaths April 20, 2014
- District Deaths April 19, 2014
Jerry Sheldon Berkebile
BERKEBILE – Jerry Sheldon, 83, Johnstown, passed away April 17, 2014, at Presbyterian Home, Johnstown.
Phyllis J. Burkhard
BURKHARD – Phyllis J., 71, Johnstown, passed away April 16, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
FABRIZIO – John, 88, Geistown, died April 18, 2014, at the Lutheran Home.
Homer E. Hillegas
HILLEGAS – Homer E., 94, Tionesta, Pa., formerly of Central City and Parma, Ohio, died April 14, 2014, at Golden Living Center, Shippenville, Pa.
Florence R. Homer
HOMER – Florence R., 88, Clearfield, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Christ the King Manor, DuBois.
Ronald Glenn Lester
LESTER – Ronald Glenn, 81, Lebanon, formerly of Sidman, died April 18, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Lebanon.
LISINA – Edward, 81, Johnstown, died April 18, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
- Today's Funerals April 19, 2014
- District Deaths April 18, 2014
Dora Marie Bufagna
BUFAGNA – Dora Marie, 87, Armagh, passed away peacefully April 16, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Doris Marjorie Cooper
COOPER – Doris Marjorie, 87, Westmont, went to heaven, April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center Palliative Care Unit.
Rose Mary (Delegram) Tripodi
TRIPODI – Rose Mary (Delegram), 66, Culpeper, Va., formerly of Cresson, died April 17, 2014, at home.
- Today's Funerals April 18, 2014
- More Obituaries Headlines
- Stanley John Wozny Jr.