GREENSBURG — ADAMS – Helen D., 93, formerly of Johnstown, died April 15, 2013, at Hempfield Manor, Greensburg. Born May 8, 1919, in Johnstown, daughter of Harry and Goldie (Eppley) Kepple. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Lewis Adams; brothers, Duane, James and Edward Kepple; and sister, Luella Sinclair. Survived by son, Raymond, married to the former Sandra Younkin, Johnstown; and Lou Anne, wife of David Cycyk, Greensburg; grandchildren, Raymond Jr., Christopher and Pamela Vincent; Nancy Drysdale; Alexandra Cycyk; and Tania Cycyk; great-grandchildren, Justin Adams; Christopher Jr., Jennifer, Matthew, Joseph, Cassandra and Eric Vincent; Amanda and Alyssa Vincent; Joseph Braun; Luke Drysdale; Rachael and Sarah Davinport; Edgar and Diane Drysdale; and Jerry and Allen Mehalic; four great-great-grandchildren; and brother, Ronald, Florida; Clifford, Johnstown; also sisters, Jean Sauro, Grove City; and Mary Beck, California. Also survived by best friend and sister-in-law, Dorothy Kepple, along with numerous nieces and nephews. Helen enjoyed traveling to Florida and California with her husband, Lewis. She will be remembered as a kind and loving wife, mother and grandmother, who loved to cook, make candy, bake cakes for all occasions and make crafts. Helen retired from the former Lee Hospital, where she was an LPN for 20 years. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc., 710 Broad St., and from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Friday at Conemaugh Church of the Brethren, the Rev. Horace “Butch” Derr, officiating. Interment, Benshoff Hill Cemetery. A special thanks to the staff of Hempfield Manor for the loving care they gave mom for the past five years. Condolences can be sent to the family at ozogfh.com.
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STAGER – Lillian R., 84, Johnstown, died March 10, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Thomas G. Hunter
HUNTER – Thomas G., 82, Beaverdale, entered into new life March 10, 2014, at home.
James M. Krumbine
KRUMBINE – James M., 64, Johnstown, died March 7, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Arthur Lee Brown
BROWN – Arthur Lee, 84, Somerset, died March 10, 2014, at his residence.
Shirley Mae Weldon
WELDON – Shirley Mae, 79, Kimberly, Idaho, passed away March 3, 2014.
Richard A. Sotack
SOTACK – Richard A., 49, Blacklick Township, passed away March 10, 2014, at home.
GULA – Daniel, 84, Franklin Borough, went to be with the Lord March 10, 2014, at home.
Francis W. Gavlak
GAVLAK – Francis W., 89, Portage, passed away March 11, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center.
JANCUK – Julia, 79, Portage, passed away March 10, 2014, at Select Specialty Hospital.
Chester R. Querry
QUERRY – Chester R., 92, Johnstown, passed away March 10, 2014, at his home.
Carrie Elizabeth Massey
MASSEY – Carrie Elizabeth, 75, Virginia Beach, Va., went home to be with the Lord March 5, 2014.
Johns C. Schmid Jr.
SCHMID – Johns C. Jr. “Jack,” 89, Davidsville, formerly of Geistown Borough, went to be with the Lord March 10, 2014, at Laurel View Village.
Dr. Stephen P. Kukucka
KUKUCKA – Dr. Stephen P., 64, died unexpectedly in his Crafton home on Sunday, March 9, 2014.
Sophie (Krempasky) Krisko
KRISKO – Sophie (Krempasky), 87, Portage, passed away Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, in Virginia Beach, Va., after a brief illness.
Ronald F. Corona
CORONA – Ronald F., 70, Cresson, died March 9, 2014, at home.
Christine A. Matos
MATOS – Christine A., 53, Windber, died March 10, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
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Norman J. Makin Jr.
MAKIN – Norman J. Jr., 65, Geistown Borough, went to be with the Lord March 10, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
REAY – Raymond, 73, died March 4, 2014, in Venice, Fla.
John E. Schuster
SCHUSTER – John E., 87, passed away March 8, 2014, in St. Augustine, Fla.
Ruth M. Cuppett
CUPPETT – Ruth M., 93 years, 11 months and 16 days, Stonycreek Township, went to be with the Lord March 9, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
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