BOLIVAR — SHORT – Daniel K. “Boone” Sr., 75, Bolivar, passed away peacefully at home Jan. 16, 2013. Born July 28, 1937, in Walter Reed Army Hospital, Washington, D.C., son of the late Kathryn and Washington Gill. Also preceded in death by loving wife, Patricia J. (Colbert) Short; and brothers, Ed and Jim Wagner. Survived by children, Daniel K. Short Jr., Bolivar; Randy Short, and wife, Janie, Clyde; Jeff Short, and wife, Maryann, Suffolk, Va.; and Lisa Durler, and husband, David, New Florence; grandchildren, Greg McCully, and wife, Lori, Chicora; Garrett Short, Clyde; Eden Dunham, and husband, Chris; and Sydney Short, all of Suffolk, Va.; and Brittany Hansen, Tayler Hansen and Hunter Durler, all of New Florence; and great-grandchildren, Myles and Blake McCully, both of Chicora. Boone was a retired coal miner, and a member of Bolivar American Legion. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday at Kenneth A. Stuart Funeral Home, 139 Ligonier St., New Florence, where service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Pastor James Sunseri, officiating. Interment, Germany Lutheran Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at www.thestuartfuneralhomes.com.
- District Deaths April 17, 2014
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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- District Deaths April 16, 2014
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 13, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
M. Elayne Gooderham
GOODERHAM – M. Elayne, 78, Altoona, died April 14, 2014.
Edward Carl Harbart
HARBART – Edward Carl “Duger,” 90, Richland Township, died April 15, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Edward J. Harris
HARRIS – Edward J. “Ed,” 83, Fairfax, Va., passed away April 7, 2014, at home.
MASON – Dorothy, 66, Portage, formerly of Northern Cambria, died April 15, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center, Portage.
Clifford Eugene Sharp Jr.
SHARP – Clifford Eugene Jr., 71, passed away peacefully April 5, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
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