JOHNSTOWN — KRAUSE – Carl James ”Jim,” Johnstown, went to his heavenly home Oct. 31, 2013. Born in Johnstown, son of the late Emil and Clara May (Hanks) Krause. Preceded in death by brother, Calvin Krause. Survived by caring wife, Evelyn; and precious daughter, Naomi J., and husband, Thomas Henze. Jim received his education from Greater Johnstown School District, Penn State and Cambria-Rowe Business College. He was a World War II Army veteran and a retiree of U.S. Steel in the accounting department. Jim was a lifelong member of Calvary United Methodist Church, where he was the church treasurer and served on many church committees. He was a past worshipful master of Cambria Lodge, F&AM, and past Governor of York Rite College and treasurer of the Johnstown Shrine Club and many Masonic branches. Friends will received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Picking-Treece-Bennett Mortuary Inc., 921 Menoher Blvd. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Calvary United Methodist Church, 159 Chandler Ave., the Rev. Donald Braurer and Pastor Wendy Henderson, officiating. Entombment, Grandview Cemetery, where military rites will be conducted courtesy of Conemaugh Valley Detachment 287 Marine Corp. League. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Calvary United Methodist Church or Shriners Children’s’ Hospital. “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith.” (2 Timothy 4:7) (http://ptbmortuary.com)
- District Deaths Aug. 2, 2014
ASKEW – Sharon “Joy,” 79, Alexandra, Pa, formerly of Marsteller, died July 31, 2014, at home.
George Michael Beach
BEACH – George Michael, 59, Salix, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Barbara Ann (Hartman) Dino
DINO – Barbara Ann (Hartman), 74, Ebensburg, died July 28, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
DRENNER – Annabelle 90, Hollsopple, died July 31, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Patricia A. (Grabish) Koposko
KOPOSKO – Patricia A. (Grabish), 67, Windber, passed away Aug. 1, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Harriet L. Mintmier
MINTMIER– Harriet L., 85, Johnstown, died Aug. 1, 2014, at the Atrium Manor.
Helen Louise Petrunak
PETRUNAK – Helen Louise “Weeze,” 87, formerly of South Fork, went home with the Lord Aug. 1, 2014.
Joylene H. (Ream) Whipkey
WHIPKEY– Joylene H. (Ream), 83, Ligonier, formerly of Jenner Township, died Aug. 1, 2014, at Bethlen Home, Ligonier.
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- District Deaths Aug. 1, 2014
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.
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