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.
- District Deaths July 30, 2014
Patricia L. Bakale
BAKALE – Patricia L, 81, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord July 28, 2014.
Stephen A. Christy
CHRISTY – Stephen A., 65, Johnstown, died July 28, 2014, at home surrounded by family and friends.
CUSTER – Margaret “Peggy,” 69, Johnstown, passed away July 29, 2014, at Laurelwood Care Center.
Kathleen L. Geiser
GEISER – Kathleen L., 84, Oakland, died July 29, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Elaine Jean (Hamilton) Klayko
KLAYKO – Elaine Jean (Hamilton), 65, Lilly, died at peace Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at her home.
MATIJEVICH – Nicholas, 88, Johnstown, formerly of Pittsburgh, died July 28, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daisy "Doodles" Miller
MILLER – Daisy “Doodles,” aged 16 years, was released from this life into the next on Sunday, July 27, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, Dorene and Ian Miller, Andrea Brooks, and Jayme Brooks.
Ethel M. Miller
MILLER – Ethel M., 95, Ebensburg, formerly of Barnesboro, died July 29, 2014, at her home with her daughter, Patty, by her side.
Andrea Lynn (Lonas) Peters
PETERS – Andrea Lynn (Lonas), 46, Bolivar, passed into the arms of our Lord on July 28, 2014, in the palliative care unit of Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital.
Mirrel Oliver Plummer Sr.
PLUMMER – Mirrel Oliver Sr., 75, Portage, passed away July 27, 2014, at home.
Mary Ann (Sedor) Shedlock
SHEDLOCK – Mary Ann (Sedor), 87, a resident of St. Benedict Manor, formerly of Revloc and Ebensburg, passed away July 28, 2014, at the manor.
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Michele L. Bernat
BERNAT – Michele L., 45, Mundys Corner, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Benjamin Martin Hadix
HADIX – Benjamin Martin, 33, Johnstown, went to his eternal peace in the arms of Jesus July 24, 2014.
Ethel L. Phenicie
PHENICIE – Mrs. Ethel L., 96, Windber, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicholas D. Steinkirchner
STEINKIRCHNER – Nicholas D., 32, Jennerstown, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Brevard County, Fla.
Linda A. Sral
SRAL – Linda A., 68, Portage, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Ruth F. Huff
HUFF – Ruth F., 80, Sidman, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Margaret A. Miske
MISKE – Margaret A., 80, Johnstown, passed away July 27, 2014, at the Allegheny Lutheran Home.
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