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.
- District Deaths April 16, 2014
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 13, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
M. Elayne Gooderham
GOODERHAM – M. Elayne, 78, Altoona, died April 14, 2014.
Edward Carl Harbart
HARBART – Edward Carl “Duger,” 90, Richland Township, died April 15, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Edward J. Harris
HARRIS – Edward J. “Ed,” 83, Fairfax, Va., passed away April 7, 2014, at home.
MASON – Dorothy, 66, Portage, formerly of Northern Cambria, died April 15, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center, Portage.
Clifford Eugene Sharp Jr.
SHARP – Clifford Eugene Jr., 71, passed away peacefully April 5, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
Erma I. Shaw
SHAW – Erma I., 97, passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014, at her home In Ickesburg, Pa.
Robert S. Walters
WALTERS – Robert S., 75, Johnstown, passed away April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Timothy Alan Wess
WESS – Timothy Alan, 46, New Germany, died April 15, 2014, at home, surrounded by loved ones.
- Today's Funerals April 16, 2014
- District Deaths April 15, 2014
Delores E. Benito
BENITO – Delores E. “Honey,” 72, Johnstown, died April 11, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Phillip E. Cadwallader
CADWALLADER – Phillip E., 88, Portage, entered into new life April 11, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Joan Mary (DeBiase) DeLisa
DeLISA – Joan Mary (DeBiase), 72, Richland, passed away peacefully April 14, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daniel D. Emeigh
EMEIGH – Daniel D., 73, Northern Cambria, died April 12, 2014, at home.
LEEPER – Robert, 78, Johnstown, passed away April 13, 2014, at home.
- More Obituaries Headlines