ELTON — SMITH – David A. “Boo,” 64, Elton, went to be with the Lord Oct. 15, 2012, at Golden Living Center. Born Dec. 17, 1947, in Johnstown, son, of Edgar L. Smith Sr. and Helen (Rodkey) Smith. Preceded in death by his father. Along with his mother, of Elton, he is survived by sister, Dianne Ickes, and husband, Britt; brothers, Edgar Smith Jr., and wife, Jackie; and Stuart Smith, and wife, Lisa, all of Elton; nieces and nephews, Heather Bark, and husband, Steven, Windber; Justin Mock, Windber; Jessica Cox, and husband, Wess, Myrtle Beach, S.C.; Garrett Smith, Johnstown; Rachelle Hare, Southmont; Nicole Smith, Elton; and Sheena Straw, and husband, Chad, Elton; as well as several great-nephews. He attended Greater Johnstown Christian Fellowship Church. Member of Solomon Firemen’s Club. He enjoyed gardening and going out for wings with his friends. He had worked as a grounds keeper for Windber Country Club. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Henderson Funeral Home, East Hills, 2503 Bedford St. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Greater Johnstown Christian Fellowship Church, the Rev. Gary L. Tustin, officiating. Interment, Grandview Cemetery.
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Jerry Sheldon Berkebile
BERKEBILE – Jerry Sheldon, 83, Johnstown, passed away April 17, 2014, at Presbyterian Home, Johnstown.
Phyllis J. Burkhard
BURKHARD – Phyllis J., 71, Johnstown, passed away April 16, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
FABRIZIO – John, 88, Geistown, died April 18, 2014, at the Lutheran Home.
Homer E. Hillegas
HILLEGAS – Homer E., 94, Tionesta, Pa., formerly of Central City and Parma, Ohio, died April 14, 2014, at Golden Living Center, Shippenville, Pa.
Florence R. Homer
HOMER – Florence R., 88, Clearfield, died Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Christ the King Manor, DuBois.
Ronald Glenn Lester
LESTER – Ronald Glenn, 81, Lebanon, formerly of Sidman, died April 18, 2014, at Good Samaritan Hospital, Lebanon.
LISINA – Edward, 81, Johnstown, died April 18, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Dora Marie Bufagna
BUFAGNA – Dora Marie, 87, Armagh, passed away peacefully April 16, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Doris Marjorie Cooper
COOPER – Doris Marjorie, 87, Westmont, went to heaven, April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center Palliative Care Unit.
Rose Mary (Delegram) Tripodi
TRIPODI – Rose Mary (Delegram), 66, Culpeper, Va., formerly of Cresson, died April 17, 2014, at home.
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Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
ANDREWS – Zachary Gordon Alan, 21, Johnstown, was called home April 13, 2014.
Ray H. Clites
CLITES – Ray H., 93 , Westmont, died April 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Beverly J. Hoover
HOOVER – Beverly J., 75, Johnstown, was received into heaven April 16, 2014.
Joseph Samuel Kuhar Jr.
KUHAR – Joseph Samuel Jr. “Joey,” 64, passed away April 11, 2014, at home, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Charles M. Lambert
LAMBERT – Charles M., 87, Central City, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
Betty L. Lydic
LYDIC – Betty L., 88, Johnstown, died April 15, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Stella A. Ponchek
PONCHEK – Stella A., 92, East Conemaugh, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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