COLUMBIA — CROYLE – Catherine (McDermott), 92, Columbia, formerly of Ebensburg, passed away Jan. 18, 2013, at St. Anne’s Retirement Community, Columbia. Born Aug. 26, 1920, in Nanty Glo, daughter of the late John and Elizabeth (Lamont) McDermott. Preceded in death by husband, Thomas G. Croyle; infant grandsons, Matthew and Paul; brothers, Donald, Desmond and Paul McDermott; sister, Mary Margaret Thomas; and infant sister, Marie. Survived by children, Patricia (Stephen) Jasper; Thomas (Cathy) Croyle; Nancy (James) Cesarz; David (Debbie) Croyle; Mark (Anna) Croyle; Brian (Molly) Croyle; Martha (George) McKotch; Catherine (Robert) Bertanzetti; and Jeffrey (Rachel) Croyle; 22 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Also survived by sister, Patricia Hruska, and numerous nieces and nephews. Member of Holy Name Catholic Church, Ebensburg. Member of Catholic Daughters of the Americas and Ebensburg VFW Ladies Auxiliary. At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing. A gathering of family and friends will be held at Holy Name Church from 10 a.m. until time of funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Wednesday, the Rev. Monsignor Arnold L. Gaus, celebrant. Committal, Holy Name Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Catherine’s memory may be made to Holy Name Church. Arrangements by Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Ebensburg.
- District Deaths March 8, 2014
Albert Lynn Boring
BORING – Albert Lynn, 53, Ebensburg, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014, at Ebensburg Center, Sunset House.
Richard C. Claycomb
CLAYCOMB – Mr. Richard C., 72, Heritage Road, Osterburg, died Thursday, March 6, 2014, at his home.
Shelvy J. Elbertson
ELBERTSON – Shelvy J., 51, Johnstown, passed away March 6, 2014.
Gloria Jean (Dunmire) Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH – Gloria Jean (Dunmire), 75, Seward, passed away March 6, 2014, at Indiana Regional Medical Center.
Phyllis M. Faight
FAIGHT – Phyllis M., 78, Jackson Township, died March 5, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alta Jane Fox
FOX – Alta Jane, 81, Daisytown, passed away March 7, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Thelma (Kearney) Kodosky
KODOSKY – Thelma “Jeannie” (Kearney), 78, Lilly, went to her eternal rest March 7, 2014.
Lois Jean (Dunmeyer) Lepley
LEPLEY – Lois Jean (Dunmeyer), 70, West Virginia, formerly of Somerset County, died March 5, 2014, at home.
REITZ – David, 76, passed away March 3, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
James J. Saylor Sr.
SAYLOR – James J. Sr. “Pap,” Davidsville, died peacefully March 7, 2014, at home surrounded by family.
W. Jean (Mishler) Naugle Wingard
WINGARD – W. Jean Mishler Naugle, 85, formerly of Morgantown and Davidsville, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
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- District Deaths March 7, 2014
GEORGE – Robert “Bob,” 71, Portage, passed away March 4, 2014, in Johnstown.
Marcella S. (Ciccotelli) Gillin
GILLIN – Marcella S. (Ciccotelli), 85, Ebensburg, passed away peacefully March 5, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
Peter Holubz Jr.
HOLUBZ – Peter Jr., 89, Johnstown, died March 5, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Lillian Marlene (Anderson) Howard
HOWARD – Lillian Marlene (Anderson), 71, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home.
KAUFMAN – Morton, 84, Westmont, lost his battle with cancer March 5, 2014.
James Guido Mastrine
MASTRINE – James Guido, 63, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home surrounded by his family.
Anna T. Pipon
PIPON – Mrs. Anna T., 99, Windber, passed away March 6, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Thomas F. Reynolds
REYNOLDS – Thomas F., 62, Tire Hill, died March 5, 2014.
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