JOHNSTOWN — CAMUT – Helen L. (Bodie), 71, Belmont, died Oct. 8, 2013, in Johnstown. Born Dec. 23, 1941, in Johnstown, daughter of the late John and Helen V. (Scherbak) Bodie. Survived by loving husband of 50 years, Charles; sons, Charles Jr., married to Ethel, Philadelphia; Samuel, married to Tracey, Cary, N.C.; Mike, married to Lee Ann, Philadelphia; and Steven, married to Joyce, Shippensburg. Sister of John M. Bodie, married to Christine; and Mary Ann, wife of John Seaman, Ohio. Also survived by grandchildren, Charles III; Jordan; Joshua; Joseph, married to Valerie; Brittany; Jonathan; Carly; Sydney; Reesa; and Shaylan; great-grandchild, Joseph Jr.; special family friend, Father William Santre; and special nephew and niece, Matthew Bodie and Emily Rhoades; also numerous loving nieces and nephews. She was a longtime member of St. Clare of Assisi Church, formerly St. Anthony, where she taught CCD classes and was a dedicated volunteer. She dedicated her life to her family and loved cooking for them. Family and friends are invited to meet for a funeral Mass at 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11, at St. Clare of Assisi Church, Father Matthew Misurda. There will be no public visitation. Funeral arrangements will be held by Frank Duca Funeral Home, Westmont Chapel, 1622 Menoher Blvd., Johnstown, Pa. 15905. Entombment, Richland Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Clare of Assisi Church, 124 Maple Ave., Johnstown, Pa. 15901. Condolences may be sent through and other information found at www.ducafuneralhome.com.
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Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
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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.
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.
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