BOSWELL — KINGERA– Nick W., 81, Boswell, died Jan. 26, 2013, at Somerset Hospital. Born Sept. 20, 1931, in Johnstown, son of Metro and Sophie Kingera. Nick was the youngest of 11 children and the only one born in a hospital. Preceded in death by parents; wife of 54 years, former Betty Steve, on Oct. 15, 2008; son, Michael, on Dec. 17, 2011; four sisters; and five brothers. Survived by son, Richard, married to Wanda Steinbrunn; daughter-in-law, Dianne (Overton) Kingera; and granddaughters, Hannah and Mary Kingera, all of Boswell; sister, Delores, married to Boris Adamchak, Conemaugh Borough; and numerous other relatives and friends. Retired employee of former Johnstown Plant, Bethlehem Steel Corp. Member of All Saints Catholic Parish, and the church choir and also rang the church bell during Mass. Third degree member of Our Lady of the Laurel Highlands Council 8908, Knights of Columbus, and also was a former K of C district deputy. Former member of Serra Club and Boswell Borough Council. Also coached Little League for many years. Avid walker, fly fisherman, dancer and bowler. Enjoyed traveling with his wife, Betty, and would often quote “Take this for what it’s worth.” Viewing from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at Hoffman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 409 Main St., Boswell, where vigil for the deceased will be held at 3:30 p.m. Monday. Funeral Mass at 1 p.m. Tuesday at All Saints Church, Boswell, the Rev. Father Justin Ratajczack, OFM Conv., celebrant. Committal, St. Stanislaus Cemetery. Memorials to Boys Town, 200 Flanagan Blvd., Box 8000, Boys Town, Neb. 68010 or the School for Special Children, 1145 Delsea Drive, Westville, N.J. 08093-0490, would be appreciated. To express condolences, make a donation, light a candle or order flowers, visit hoffmanfuneralhomes.com.
- District Deaths July 25, 2014
Clara Murphy Bond Bell
BELL – Clara Murphy Bond, Windsor, N.C., and Edenhouse in Bertie County, N.C., died Monday, July 21, 2014.
Fred G. Biller
BILLER – Fred G., 91, Cresson, died July 24, 2014, at Our Lady of The Alleghenies Residence, Hollidaysburg.
John R. Haywood
HAYWOOD – John R., 82, Richland Township, went to be with the Lord July 24, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
David G. Hull Jr.
HULL – David G. “Too Tall” Jr., 60, South Fork, died July 23, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
KRISKO – Stephan “Tib,” 89, passed away July 22, 2014, at home.
Elizabeth Anne Muncert
MUNCERT – Elizabeth Anne, 86, Johnstown, passed away July 23, 2014, at The Lutheran Home at Johnstown.
SCHULLER – Sadie, 85, Moxham, lost her battle with cancer July 23, 2014, at home.
Mary Grace Spodinak
SPODINAK – Mary Grace, 87, Johnstown, died July 24, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home.
Nancy L. (Adeline) Yoder
YODER – Nancy L. (Adeline), 75, formerly of Tire Hill, died July 21, 2014, at her home at Richland Towers.
- Funerals July 25, 2014
- District Deaths July 24, 2014
Thomas Barton Jr.
BARTON – Thomas Jr., 87, Central City, died July 21, 2014, at home.
Dorothy B. Bermosk
BERMOSK – Dorothy B., 87, Johnstown, passed away July 20, 2014, at Golden Living Center.
Leland Doyle Carney Jr.
CARNEY – Leland Doyle Jr. “Junior” or “Lee,” 77, Pomaria, S.C., formerly of Seward, went to be with the Lord Monday, July 21, 2014.
Ernest R. Contrillo
CONTRILLO – Ernest R., 61, Pittsburgh, formerly of Central City, died July 20, 2014.
Cecelia C. Duncan
DUNCAN – Cecelia C. “Sue,” 78, Johnstown, died July 22, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Capt. Dudley C. Hunt
HUNT – Capt. Dudley C., (retired) MPD, Washington, D.C., 77, Windber, passed away July 22, 2014, at home.
Dorothy M. (Moyer) Kepler
KEPLER – Mrs. Dorothy M. (Moyer), 90, Scottsdale, Ariz., formerly of Portage, entered into new life July 19, 2014, at Hospice of the Valley, Scottsdale.
Anna Marie Krumenacker
KRUMENACKER – Anna Marie, 85, Carrolltown, passed away July 22, 2014, at St. Jude’s Haven, Johnstown.
- Funerals July 24, 2014
BLOCK – Deborah, 62, Johnstown, died July 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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