JOHNSTOWN — McCOY – Georgiana M., 93, died April 2, 2013, at Golden Living Center. Born Oct. 17, 1919, in Johnstown, daughter of Harry and Marie (Oswald) Hoover. Preceded in death by parents; loving husband of 62 years, Paul A. McCoy; daughter, Elizabeth “Betsy” Cruse; brother, Robert Hoover; and sister, Jane Sheavly. Survived by children, Paul A. McCoy Jr., married to Joy, Atlanta, Ga.; Lawrence W., Virginia; Daniel, married to Bonnie, Johnstown; Susan, Johnstown; Robert G., married to Vivian, Virginia; and Shawn, Johnstown. Also survived by 18 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. She attended Greater Johnstown High School, where she was a member of the marching band. She was formerly employed as a cashier at the former Fort Stanwix Hotel and retired from St. Joseph Church, where she was a longtime member. She loved playing bingo and eating at the Corner Coffee Shop. She loved music and played the piano, clarinet and violin. Georgiana lived in Old Conemaugh Borough most of her life. She loved her family deeply and will be sadly missed by her family and friends. Friends received from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 4, at Frank Duca Funeral Home, Westmont Chapel, 1622 Menoher Blvd. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Father Matthew Reese. Interment, St. Joseph Cemetery, Geistown.
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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.
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Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
ANDREWS – Zachary Gordon Alan, 21, Johnstown, was called home April 13, 2014.
Ray H. Clites
CLITES – Ray H., 93 , Westmont, died April 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Beverly J. Hoover
HOOVER – Beverly J., 75, Johnstown, was received into heaven April 16, 2014.
Joseph Samuel Kuhar Jr.
KUHAR – Joseph Samuel Jr. “Joey,” 64, passed away April 11, 2014, at home, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Charles M. Lambert
LAMBERT – Charles M., 87, Central City, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
Betty L. Lydic
LYDIC – Betty L., 88, Johnstown, died April 15, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Stella A. Ponchek
PONCHEK – Stella A., 92, East Conemaugh, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Pauline L. Turchetta
TURCHETTA – Pauline L., 84, Cresson, died April 15, 2014, at Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg.
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Boyd Merle Akers Jr.
AKERS – Boyd Merle Jr., 90, Lower Yoder, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Philip Joseph Baldacchino
BALDACCHINO – Philip Joseph, 87, Carrolltown, died April 14, 2014.
Grace (Deitke) Davis
DAVIS – Grace (Deitke), 90, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Cynthia Jayne Eisler
EISLER – Cynthia Jayne, 59, Somerset, formerly of Wilbur, went home April 13, 2014, at Somerset Hospice House.
James E. Foster
FOSTER – James E., 86, Johnstown, died April 14, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
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