JOHNSTOWN — MARLOWE – Sarah Ann (Weller), born Nov. 16, 1929, and passed away Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Conemaugh Valley Hospital. She is preceded in death by parents, Myrtle Mae (Murray) and Foster J. Weller, and husband, John Donald Marlowe. She is survived by five daughters, 12 grandchildren and one great- grandson. They are: Johnnie, and husband, Roger Smith, Garland, Texas; grandson, Stephen Smith, and fiance, Whitney Almand, Clarksville, Tenn.; Bonnie, and husband, Paul Eash Sr., Johnstown; grandson, Joshua Eash, and wife, Alison (Foster), Cambridge, Ohio; great-grandson, John; granddaughters, Marlowe Eash, Alexandria, Va., and Sarah Eash, Johnstown; grandsons, Paul Eash Jr. and Aaron Eash, both of Johnstown; Tammy, and husband, Charles Desrosiers, Millbury, Mass.; grandson, Nicholas Mish, Johnstown; Christine, and husband, the Rev. Paul C. Lundmark, Wilmington, Del.; grandsons, Christian R. Lukas and Gregory Lundmark, both of Wilmington, Del.; Jolene, and husband, R. Ralph Cunningham, Johnstown; grandson, Justin Cunningham, and wife, Miranda (Donaldson), Johnstown; and granddaughter, Alexis (Cunningham), and husband, Joshua Capouellez, Johnstown. She also is survived by her loving sister, Myrt, and husband, Paul Custer, along with numerous in-laws, nieces and nephews. Sarah graduated from Greater Johnstown High School (’47), attended University of Pittsburgh, Cypress Avenue campus and graduated from Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital School of Nursing (’51). Her career included working at Memorial Hospital, as a private duty nurse in multiple hospitals, and she touched many lives from 1970-1995 as an Elks Home service nurse for United Cerebral Palsy of the Southern Alleghenies, serving Bedford, Blair, Cambria and Somerset counties. She retired in December 1995 after a long, fulfilling career. A lifelong resident of Kernville, she spent many years actively involved in Mothers’ Club at Somerset St. Elementary School, including serving as president. She was a charter member of Anna L. Windolph Chapter 495, Order of the Eastern Star; Mother Advisor and advisory board member for Johnstown Assembly 42, Order of the Rainbow for Girls; and member and past president of the Elks Auxiliary. She taught Sunday school and Bible school and served on the Altar Guild of First Lutheran Church (Vine St), and volunteered for UCP and the MS Society. She loved life, cherished her family and was an avid reader. She was fortunate to be surrounded by a large circle of friends throughout her entire life and treasured each and every one of them. Viewing will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday, April 1, 2013, at the George E. Mason Funeral Home, 1687 Tire Hill Road, Davidsville, where memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 2, 2013, officiated by the Rev. Paul C. Lundmark of Grace Lutheran Church, Hockessin, Del. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition.
Jean Kennedy Budlong
BUDLONG – Jean Kennedy, 85, Windber and Indian Lake, died Dec. 9, 2013, at Windber Hospice, Windber.
Phyllis V. Reese Fuller
REESE FULLER – Phyllis V., 94, Lower Alsace Township, formerly of Shillington and Davidsville, passed away Dec. 8, 2013, at 9:07 a.m. in her home.
Michele Ann (Burns) Claycomb
CLAYCOMB – Michele Ann (Burns), 66, Lorain Borough, passed away Dec. 9, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center after a brief battle with cancer.
Richard E. Pearson
PEARSON – Richard E., 84, Chambersburg, and formerly of Fairfax, Va., passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at his home with his wife of 32 years at his side.
Margaret M. Bunda
BUNDA – Margaret M., 83, Johnstown, went into the loving arms of our Lord Dec. 9, 2013, at home with her family and friends by her side.
Ellen (Schwarting) Merker
MERKER – Ellen (Schwarting), 89, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, in Davidsville.
Russell W. Moehler
MOEHLER – Russell W., “Ducky,” 98, Woodvale, died Dec. 10, 2013, at the Atrium Manor.
Ronald E. Moskey Sr.
MOSKEY – Ronald E. Sr., 75, Jennerstown, died Dec. 9, 2013, at home.
BYICH – Cory, 29, Nanty Glo, died Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Lewis P. Gregory
GREGORY – Lewis P., 85, Johnstown, died Dec. 8, 2013, in Hollidaysburg.
Anne T. Desimone
DESIMONE – Anne T., 82, Johnstown, died Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Andrew P. Lingafelt
LINGAFELT – Andrew P. “Andy,” 51, Cassandra, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, at home.
PASTERNAK – Paul, 86, Richland, died Dec. 8, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Louella Fern Bloom
BLOOM – Louella Fern, 91, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 7, 2013.
Beverly R. Miller
MILLER – Beverly R., 70, Summerhill, died Dec. 9, 2013, at home.
Eleanor Vivian Chaney
CHANEY – Eleanor Vivian, “Baby Ellie,” born Dec. 7, 2013, and passed Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Betty R. Irvin
IRVIN – Betty R., 88, Johnstown, died Dec. 8, 2013, at Cambria Care Center.
CHAPMAN – Darlene, 55, Hayes, Va., formerly of Beaverdale, passed away Dec. 9, 2013.
John J. Good
GOOD – John J., 82, formerly of Portage, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Meadow View Nursing Center.
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