JOHNSTOWN — PFUHL – Herbert Jr., 83, Johnstown, died Aug. 18, 2011, at Memorial Medical Center. Born April 25, 1928, in Johnstown, son of the late Herbert L. and Anna F. (Schweitzer) Pfuhl. Also preceded in death by brother, Paul Pfuhl. Survived by wife of 64 years, Phyllis I. (Meyer); children, Barbara, wife of James J. Regula, Johnstown; Debra, wife of J. Mark Schoming, Greensburg; Herbert III, married to the former Glenda (Warfel), Mechanicsburg; Paula, wife of Michael Urban, Johnstown; and Dawna, and companion, William Merritt, Essex, Vt.; grandchildren, Jacquelyn, Ryan, Lori, Jessica, Megan, Herb, Errick, Kaitlin, Allison and Ashley; and great-grandchildren, Alexis, Michael, Olivia, Taylor and Emerson. Brother of Eleanor Shumaker, Ormond Beach, Fla.; also sister-in-law, Mary Pfuhl. Also survived by five nieces. A 1946 graduate of Johnstown High School and a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh. A World War II Navy veteran and 1st Lt., 103 Tank Battalion, Pennsylvania National Guard. Former mayor of Johnstown for 20 years and former teacher and coach in the Ferndale-Dale School District. Former president of Pennsylvania League of Cities. Member and elder of Bethany Presbyterian Church; BPOE; American Legion, Post 849; and Cambria County Republican Committee. He was an outstanding high school, college and Navy swimmer, who also enjoyed hunting and fishing. Herb was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and loyal friends who will be sadly missed. Friends will be received from 2 to 8 p.m. Monday and from 10 until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, Pastor Denise A. Todero, CLP, officiating. Entombment, Grandview Cemetery Mausoleum, with military rites by Conemaugh Valley Marine Detachment League. Online condolences may be posted at www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.
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Lawrence E. Coy
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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
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