PORTAGE — CRUM – Dorothy A., 84, Portage, passed away Nov. 7, 2013, at Maple Winds Care Center. Born Aug. 29, 1929, in Portage, daughter of John and Edna (Rhodes) Causer. Preceded in death by parents; husband, John J. Crum; brothers, Calvin J. Causer and James Wilbur Causer; and sisters, Viola Mae Bunachick-Bastine and Mildred Ethel Novotny. Also preceded in death by brothers-in-law, Joseph Stokes, Steve Novotny, Ron Albright and Frenchie Bastine; sister-in-law, Dolores Causer; and niece, Thelma Lego, and husband Albert. Survived by children, David James Crum, married to the former Marilyn Marconi, Astoria, N.Y.; Kenneth John Crum, married to the former Connie Fleck, Wilmore; Jean Ann, wife of Ed Sease, Portage; Mark Allen Crum, Surprise, Ariz.; Lori, wife of Joseph Yanov, Portage; and Jill Marie, wife of Mark Gabany, Mineral Point. She will be sadly missed by her 14 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Sister of Gladys Ruth, wife of Merle Thomas; Eleanor Stokes; Edwin Charles Causer, married to the former Shirley Phillips; and Shirley Albright, all of Portage. Also survived by sister-in-law, Lucille (Elliot) Causer. She was a cashier for Stagers Store and enjoyed cooking, canning and gardening, but mostly gabbing with family and friends. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Serenko-Claar Funeral Home, PC, Portage, where funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, the Rev. Michael Long, officiating. Committal, Mount Union Cemetery, Summerhill Township.
- District Deaths July 24, 2014
Thomas Barton Jr.
BARTON – Thomas Jr., 87, Central City, died July 21, 2014, at home.
Dorothy B. Bermosk
BERMOSK – Dorothy B., 87, Johnstown, passed away July 20, 2014, at Golden Living Center.
Leland Doyle Carney Jr.
CARNEY – Leland Doyle Jr. “Junior” or “Lee,” 77, Pomaria, S.C., formerly of Seward, went to be with the Lord Monday, July 21, 2014.
Ernest R. Contrillo
CONTRILLO – Ernest R., 61, Pittsburgh, formerly of Central City, died July 20, 2014.
Cecelia C. Duncan
DUNCAN – Cecelia C. “Sue,” 78, Johnstown, died July 22, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Capt. Dudley C. Hunt
HUNT – Capt. Dudley C., (retired) MPD, Washington, D.C., 77, Windber, passed away July 22, 2014, at home.
Dorothy M. (Moyer) Kepler
KEPLER – Mrs. Dorothy M. (Moyer), 90, Scottsdale, Ariz., formerly of Portage, entered into new life July 19, 2014, at Hospice of the Valley, Scottsdale.
Anna Marie Krumenacker
KRUMENACKER – Anna Marie, 85, Carrolltown, passed away July 22, 2014, at St. Jude’s Haven, Johnstown.
- Funerals July 24, 2014
BLOCK – Deborah, 62, Johnstown, died July 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Edward James Clark
CLARK – Edward James, 89, Johnstown, formerly of Minersville, died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicole Lyn Eskridge
ESKRIDGE – Nicole Lynn, 24, Linden, Va., passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014.
Jeffery Lynn Flick
FLICK – Jeffery Lynn, 58, Seattle, Wash., formerly of Hollsopple, passed on July 3, 2014, in Seattle.
Elizabeth J. Knapik
KNAPIK – Elizabeth J. “Bethann,” 75, Northern Cambria, passed away July 21, 2014, at UPMC Altoona.
Christopher Shawn Reed
REED – Christopher Shawn, 22, Windber, died July 20, 2014.
Violet Marie (Snyder) Shaffer-Eastlake
SHAFFER-EASTLAKE – Violet Marie (Snyder), 90, Hidden Valley Road, Conemaugh Township, Somerset County, died July 22, 2014.
Teresa L. Smith
SMITH – Teresa L., 50, Johnstown, died July 19, 2014, at her residence.
TURNER – Rosemary, 91, formerly of Johnstown and Woodville, Ohio, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Genoa Care Center, Genoa, Ohio.
Mary Ann (Guzic) Walter
WALTER – Mary Ann (Guzic), 77, Lilly, went to her eternal rest July 21, 2014, surrounded by her family at her residence.
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