JOHNSTOWN — MISHLER– James Berwyn “Jim,” 93, Johnstown, died Feb. 28, 2014, at the Allegheny Lutheran Home. Born Jan. 22, 1921, in Johnstown, son of the late Harry B. Sr. and Ethel Zoy (Willet) Mishler. Preceded in death by brothers and sisters, Emma Jane Given, Dorothy Blanset, Harry B. Jr. “Barney,” Harold “Hud,” William Ralph “Rex” and Lillian Gindlesperger. Survived by wife of 52 years, Gloria Ann (Latting) Mishler, Johnstown, whom he married Nov. 4, 1961; sons, David James Mishler, Kenmare, N.D., and Barry Walter Mishler, married to Sara (Edkin) Mishler, Johnstown; and grandchildren, Morgan Alexander Mishler and Logan Andrew Mishler. Also survived by sister, Ruth Parkinson. Jim owned a janitorial business in California. Was a U.S. Army veteran, having served for the entire time during World War II. First and foremost, he was a minister and one of Jehovah’s Witnesses at the Benscreek Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses. He was an elder for 52-plus years. Jim loved to tinker and was a “fixer-upper.” At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing. Friends are invited to a memorial service at 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 5, 2014, at the Benscreek Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Ferndale Avenue. Arrangements in care of the Hindman Funeral Homes and Crematory Inc., 1521 Frankstown Road, “exclusive provider of veterans and family memorial care.” Condolences may be made at HindmanFuneralHomes.com.
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E. Joan Davis
DAVIS – E. Joan, 87, Riverside, Ohio, formerly of Johnstown, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Kettering Medical Center.
Billie Josephine (LaFollette) Hodges
HODGES – Billie Josephine (LaFollette), 79, Boswell, Jenner Township, formerly of Gadsden, Ala., passed away July 27, 2014, at Windber Hospice from complications of cancer.
KOONTZ – Judy A., 67, Keedysville, Md., passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Md., after a long battle with lymphoma cancer.
Sherry L. Nagy
NAGY – Sherry L., 49, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at home.
Kenneth A. Naugle
NAUGLE – Kenneth A., 94, Johnstown, died July 30, 2014, at his home.
Richard John Peterson
PETERSON – Richard John, 49, Johnstown, passed away Monday evening, July 28, 2014, at Conemaugh Hospital.
Evelyn F. Vitalie
VITALIE – Evelyn F., 75, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at her home.
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Paul Radnoti Sr.
RADNOTI – Paul Sr., 80, passed away July 13, 2014, in Hebron, Ind.
Samuel R. Saia
SAIA – Samuel R., 90, Johnstown, died July 29, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alex J. Stavish
STAVISH – Alex J., 90, Northern Cambria, died July 29, 2014, at Miners Medical Center Hastings.
Margaret R. (Shaffer) Hemminger
HEMMINGER – Margaret R. “Margie” (Shaffer), 93, formerly of Jenner Township, died July 29, 2014, at Meadow View Nursing Center, Berlin.
Carol R. (Schloski) Groleau
GROLEAU – Carol R. (Schloski), 56, Goshen, Mass., lost her battle with cancer July 16, 2014. Born Dec. 25, 1957, in Colver, she was the daughter of John and Olive (Spotts) Schloski.
George J. Stapinsky
STAPINSKY – George J. “Doodie” or “Hey You,” 85, Fort Hill, formerly of Windber, died July 30, 2014, at In Touch Hospice, Somerset.
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Patricia L. Bakale
BAKALE – Patricia L, 81, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord July 28, 2014.
Stephen A. Christy
CHRISTY – Stephen A., 65, Johnstown, died July 28, 2014, at home surrounded by family and friends.
CUSTER – Margaret “Peggy,” 69, Johnstown, passed away July 29, 2014, at Laurelwood Care Center.
Kathleen L. Geiser
GEISER – Kathleen L., 84, Oakland, died July 29, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
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