WINDBER — URSINO – Mrs. Emma, 82, Windber, died Oct. 13, 2013, at Windber Medical Center. Born Oct. 4, 1931, in Windber, daughter of the late Angelo and Emma “Gina” (DeFrancesch) Reolon-Manippo. Also preceded in death by stepfather, Michael Manippo; sister, Rena Gentile; brother, Richard Manippo; son-in-law, David Kitcho; and brother-in-law, Ed Ursino. Survived by husband of 56 years, Joseph; and children, Sharon Kitcho, Blairsville; Gary, married to the former Lisa Zindash, Windber; and Karen, wife of Robert Luksis, Canonsburg. Loving grandmother to Eric and David Kitcho; Garrett, Cameron and Colton Ursino; and Jules and Ava Luksis. Sister-in-law to Mario Gentile, Johnstown; and Charlene Manippo, James Ursino, Virginia Ursino, Alfred “Cal” and Joanne Ursino, all of Windber. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Windber, where she was an active bingo worker and where funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday, Father Rod Soha, TOR, presiding. Committal, St. Anthony Mausoleum. Family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Meek & Dalla Valle Funeral Home Inc., Windber, where vigil service for the deceased will be held. Memorial contributions may be made to Windber Hospice in Emma’s memory.
- District Deaths April 23, 2014
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
BAILEY – Wayne R., 53, South Fork, passed away unexpectedly on Good Friday, April 18, 2014, at his home.
Sarah G. Balzano
BALZANO – Sarah G., 87, Dysart, died April 20, 2014, at UPMC Altoona.
Michael Coleman Barabas
BARABAS – Michael Coleman, 75, Johnstown, was called home to be with his Lord and Savior surrounded by his loving family April 21, 2014, at home.
Richard N. Handel
HANDEL – Richard N., 72, Portage, passed away April 17, 2014, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh.
KLINE – Roseann, 84, Ebensburg, passed away suddenly April 19, 2014, at home.
Bobby Gene Lambert
LAMBERT – Bobby Gene, 72, Shanksville, died April 20, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
Ann M. Lashinsky
LASHINSKY – Mrs. Ann M., 94, Windber, went to be with the Lord April 21, 2014, at St. Jude’s Haven, Elton, Pa.
Ruth V. Parkinson
PARKINSON – Ruth V., 86, Johnstown, passed away April 20, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home.
RISHELL – Joseph “Bud,” 76, Eighth Ward, formerly of East Conemaugh Borough, passed away April 20, 2014.
Amanda N. Sherry-Griffon
SHERRY-GRIFFON – Amanda N., 30, Northern Cambria, passed away April 19, 2014.
George William Smith
SMITH – George William “Smitty Bill” “Pap,” 81, Sidman, died suddenly Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014.
Carol A. Vladic
VLADIC – Carol A., 74, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Johnstown, went to be with the Lord Saturday, April 19, 2014.
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