ROBINSON — BUSCH – Orea A., 82, Robinson, died Nov. 6, 2012, at Beacon Ridge, Indiana. Born Dec. 19, 1929, in Robinson, daughter of the late Walter and Mary (Miller) Nixon. Also preceded in death by husband, Maxwell “Boots” Busch; daughter, Debbie Boring; brothers, Wilson, John, Clark, Dave and Dan; and infant brother, Irvin Nixon. Survived by daughter, Carla Busch, Homer City; grandchildren, Opal, and husband, Rodney Rhodes, Houston; and Chris Boring, Penn View; son-in-law, Edward Boring, Penn View; sister, Jean Wise, Latrobe; and brothers, Tom, and wife, Felicia Nixon, Sun City, Fla.; and Ray Nixon, Hillsdale; also numerous nieces and nephews. Orea was a member of Robinson Evangelical United Methodist Church, where she was able to provide the land for the new church to be built. A longtime bowler at Bolivar Lanes in various leagues and served the community as a volunteer at St. Vincent de Paul, a Girl Scout leader and on the election board for West Weatfield Township. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Kenneth A. Stuart Funeral Home, 139 Ligonier St., New Florence, where service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday. Future inurnment at Germany Lutheran Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at www.thestuartfuneralhomes.com.
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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.
Pauline L. Turchetta
TURCHETTA – Pauline L., 84, Cresson, died April 15, 2014, at Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg.
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Boyd Merle Akers Jr.
AKERS – Boyd Merle Jr., 90, Lower Yoder, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Philip Joseph Baldacchino
BALDACCHINO – Philip Joseph, 87, Carrolltown, died April 14, 2014.
Grace (Deitke) Davis
DAVIS – Grace (Deitke), 90, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Cynthia Jayne Eisler
EISLER – Cynthia Jayne, 59, Somerset, formerly of Wilbur, went home April 13, 2014, at Somerset Hospice House.
James E. Foster
FOSTER – James E., 86, Johnstown, died April 14, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
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