BELLEFONTE — COLTON – Andrew, 92, Bellefonte, formerly of St. Michael, died Jan. 16, 2013, at Harmony House Manor, Johnstown. Born Oct. 10, 1920, in Houtzdale, son of Harry and Nellie (Sternity) Colton. Preceded in death by parents; stepfather, Phillip Concel; wife, Caroline (White) Colton, who died Jan. 17, 2004; sisters, Mary Kolavkowski, Katherine Rindo and Ann Bulvin; and brothers, John and Michael Colton. Survived by daughter, Darlene, wife of Lawrence Burichin, Daleville, Va.; son, Ronald, married to Kathy Siverinac, Houtzdale; grandchildren, Sheri, wife of Glenn Lemon; Jennifer, wife of Korman Carter; Melissa, wife of Richard Gotwalt; and Brett and Kevin Colton; great-grandchildren, Charlie, Audrey, Anna and Chase Lemon; Bailee and Ava Brumfeld; Kendra Gotwalt; and Kellen Colton; brothers, George Colton, married to Carmella, South Fork; and Carl Concel, married to Pati, The Villages, Fla.; and sister, Margaret, wife of Bill Bowen, South Fork. Andrew was an Army Air Force veteran of World War II, having served in the 95th Bomb Squad, 8th Air Force, and 335th Squad in England. He was a coal miner, having worked for Berwind White Corp., St. Michael, and also worked for M. Glosser, Windber. He enjoyed hunting and woodworking, where he made many different things. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Charles O. Dimond Funeral Home Inc., South Fork, where vigil for the deceased will be held Sunday by Deacon Richard Golden. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at Most Holy Trinity Catholic Church, South Fork, by Father Robert P. Reese. Committal, St. Michael Cemetery, St. Michael. Military graveside service by St. Michael American Legion Post 551. Memorial donations may be made to Windber Hospice, 600 Somerset Ave., Windber, Pa. 15963. (www.dimondfuneralhome.com)
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Lawrence E. Coy
COY – Lawrence E., 89, Connellsville, Pa., formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, died April 21, 2014, at home.
DRINOSKY – Eugene, 80, Portage, entered eternal rest April 21, 2014, peacefully at home.
George Felix Jr.
FELIX – George Jr., 87, Alum Bank, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Colonial Courtyard in Bedford.
Mary C. Keilman
KEILMAN – Mary C., 62, Ebensburg, born March 26, 1952, in Nanty Glo, died April 21, 2014, at home.
Barbara A. (Geiser) Knapp
KNAPP – Barbara A. (Geiser), 79, Johnstown, passed away April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
SINCAK – Michael, of Hollsopple, loving son, brother, husband and friend to all, passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Richard J. McAndrews Jr.
McANDREWS – Richard J. Jr. “Jimbo,” 57, Windber, passed away after a 2-year-battle with cancer April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Kathleen Mae Speicher
SPEICHER – Kathleen Mae, 48, Conemaugh Township, died April 20, 2014, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital.
Julia J. (Gresh) Voeghtly
VOEGHTLY – Julia J. (Gresh), 74, Johnstown, passed away peacefully April 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Palliative Care Unit.
Ruth M. Ziemba
ZIEMBA – Ruth M., 84, Cover Hill, formerly of Park Hill, went to be with the Lord April 4, 2014, at LaurelWood Care Center.
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Georgia R. Brown
BROWN – Georgia R., 90, Lincoln Highway, Bedford, died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at her home.
John R. Franko Jr.
FRANKO – John R. Jr. “Bunko,” 72, Conemaugh, died April 20, 2014, at home.
Dorothy Mae Gillman
GILLMAN – Dorothy Mae, 93, Mount Hope, went to be with her Lord April 22, 2014.
Hulda Elmira Heslop
HESLOP – Hulda Elmira, 95, formerly of Ferndale and New Paris, died April 21, 2014, at Waccamaw Community Hospital, Murrells Inlet, S.C.
Jean M. Holtz
HOLTZ – Jean M., 82, Hastings, went to be with the Lord Monday, April 21, 2014, at Golden Living-HAIDA.
Margaret Gloria Marsh
MARSH – Margaret Gloria, born Dec. 28, 1927, was called to her heavenly home April 19, 2014.
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Wayne R. Bailey
BAILEY – Wayne R., 53, South Fork, passed away unexpectedly on Good Friday, April 18, 2014, at his home.
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