ST. BENEDICT — CHARNEY – Ann (Wannett), 92, St. Benedict, passed away Nov. 8, 2013, at Allegheny Lutheran Home, Hollidaysburg. Born Dec. 2, 1920, in Heilwood, daughter of Joseph and Theresa (Yurchisn) Wannett. Preceded in death by parents; first husband, Zigmond Thomas Petrosky, killed in action in Normandy, France, on Aug. 5, 1944; second husband, Charles J. Charney, who died Jan. 18, 1978; sons, Joseph Petrosky, John Charney and Rick Charney; brothers, Metro, Michael, John, Andrew, Peter and Frank Wannett; and sisters, Helen Recesky, Marie Timura and Susan Lutz. Ann was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Ann grew up on a small farm in Indiana County and spent some years working in the dining service at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. After marrying Charles J. Charney, she moved to St. Benedict, where she resided for more than 60 years, raising her family of six children. Ann is survived by sons, Ronald J. Charney, married to the former Carol Sharbaugh, Carrolltown; and David E. Charney, married to the former Claudia Kline, St. Benedict; daughter, Carole, wife of Dennis E. Sheehan, Patton; daughters-in-law, Joanie Petrosky, Ohio; and Kimberly (Nagle) Charney, Patton; grandchildren, John Charney, Ronald (Barb) Charney, Mary Amanda (Josh) Dillon, Jacqueline (Anthony) Claudia, Jill (Matthew) Tomb, Jesse Sheehan, David (Leah) Charney, Stacey (Timothy) Bassett, Ricky Charney, Dustin Charney, Travis Charney and Thomas Petrosky; and 12 great-grandchildren. Member of St. Mary’s Ukrainian Catholic Church. Ann enjoyed attending the Northern Cambria Senior Citizens Center, where she competed in the Senior Olympic dart competition, winning several medals. She also enjoyed dancing and old-time music and was a member of the dancing senior citizens, the Spangler Silhouettes. Friends will be received from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday at Moriconi Funeral Home Inc., Northern Cambria, followed by funeral Liturgy to be celebrated 11:30 a.m. at St. Mary’s Ukrainian Church, Northern Cambria, Father Andrew Clarke, officiating. Committal, St. Benedict Cemetery.
- District Deaths July 30, 2014
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.
Elaine Jean (Hamilton) Klayko
KLAYKO – Elaine Jean (Hamilton), 65, Lilly, died at peace Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at her home.
MATIJEVICH – Nicholas, 88, Johnstown, formerly of Pittsburgh, died July 28, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daisy "Doodles" Miller
MILLER – Daisy “Doodles,” aged 16 years, was released from this life into the next on Sunday, July 27, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, Dorene and Ian Miller, Andrea Brooks, and Jayme Brooks.
Ethel M. Miller
MILLER – Ethel M., 95, Ebensburg, formerly of Barnesboro, died July 29, 2014, at her home with her daughter, Patty, by her side.
Andrea Lynn (Lonas) Peters
PETERS – Andrea Lynn (Lonas), 46, Bolivar, passed into the arms of our Lord on July 28, 2014, in the palliative care unit of Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital.
Mirrel Oliver Plummer Sr.
PLUMMER – Mirrel Oliver Sr., 75, Portage, passed away July 27, 2014, at home.
Mary Ann (Sedor) Shedlock
SHEDLOCK – Mary Ann (Sedor), 87, a resident of St. Benedict Manor, formerly of Revloc and Ebensburg, passed away July 28, 2014, at the manor.
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Michele L. Bernat
BERNAT – Michele L., 45, Mundys Corner, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Benjamin Martin Hadix
HADIX – Benjamin Martin, 33, Johnstown, went to his eternal peace in the arms of Jesus July 24, 2014.
Ethel L. Phenicie
PHENICIE – Mrs. Ethel L., 96, Windber, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicholas D. Steinkirchner
STEINKIRCHNER – Nicholas D., 32, Jennerstown, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Brevard County, Fla.
Linda A. Sral
SRAL – Linda A., 68, Portage, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Ruth F. Huff
HUFF – Ruth F., 80, Sidman, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Margaret A. Miske
MISKE – Margaret A., 80, Johnstown, passed away July 27, 2014, at the Allegheny Lutheran Home.
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