BOLIVAR — GOLIS – Mary C., 94, Bolivar, died Saturday morning, Feb. 9, 2013, at Beacon Ridge in Indiana. She was born Nov. 19, 1918, in Bolivar, daughter of Nickolai and Anne DiMarzio Orsock. Prior to her retirement, she had been employed by the cafeteria staff at the former Laurel Valley High School. She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church, Seward, and the Bolivar American Legion 128 Ladies Auxillary. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Frank J. Golis; son, William Golis; two sisters, Jean Loupe and Anne Runco; and three brothers, Nick and Peter and Mary’s twin brother, George Orsock. Mary is survived by son, Frank E. (Judith) Golis, Bolivar; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Judith Golis, Chicago, Ill; two sisters, Carol Golmont, Altamonte Springs, Fla., and Rosemarie (Robert) Sort, Pittsburgh; and several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the J. Paul McCracken Funeral Chapel Inc., 144 E. Main St., Ligonier. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Family Catholic Church, the Rev. Robert M. Washko, celebrant. Interment will follow at SS. Simon & Jude Cemetery, Blairsville. To sign the online guest book or to send condolences to the family, please visit www.jpaulmccrackenfuneralchapel.com.
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Jerry Sheldon Berkebile
BERKEBILE – Jerry Sheldon, 83, Johnstown, passed away April 17, 2014, at Presbyterian Home, Johnstown.
Phyllis J. Burkhard
BURKHARD – Phyllis J., 71, Johnstown, passed away April 16, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
FABRIZIO – John, 88, Geistown, died April 18, 2014, at the Lutheran Home.
Homer E. Hillegas
HILLEGAS – Homer E., 94, Tionesta, Pa., formerly of Central City and Parma, Ohio, died April 14, 2014, at Golden Living Center, Shippenville, Pa.
Florence R. Homer
HOMER – Florence R., 88, Clearfield, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Christ the King Manor, DuBois.
Ronald Glenn Lester
LESTER – Ronald Glenn, 81, Lebanon, formerly of Sidman, died April 18, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Lebanon.
LISINA – Edward, 81, Johnstown, died April 18, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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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.
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