PATTON — SEVER – Robert F. “Bob,” 87, Patton, passed away Oct. 28, 2012, at his home. Born Aug. 29, 1925, in Johnstown, son of the late John and Helen (Schimpf) Sever. Bob is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Patricia (Lechene) Sever, who was a devoted caregiver for the past nine years. They were married Nov. 3, 1951. Also survived by sons, Lawrence Sever, Patton; and Edward Sever, Hastings; daughters, Teresa and Jim Mitasky, Northern Cambria; Michelle Romagna, Patton; and Denise Zalisnock, and fiance, Frank Bailey, Hastings; 11 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by infant son, Shawn Sever; daughter-in-law, Pamela Sever; brothers, John, William, Edward and George Sever; and sister, Catherine Sever. Bob was a member of Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Patton American Legion and Knights of Columbus 4890. Bob was a U.S. Navy veteran, having served during World War II on the USS Refuge. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at McCabe Funeral Home, Patton, where Patton VFW and American Legion will conduct a military service at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Patton. Interment will follow at St. Boniface Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomes.com.
- District Deaths April 16, 2014
Boyd Merle Akers Jr.
AKERS – Boyd Merle Jr., 90, Lower Yoder, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Philip Joseph Baldacchino
BALDACCHINO – Philip Joseph, 87, Carrolltown, died April 14, 2014.
Grace (Deitke) Davis
DAVIS – Grace (Deitke), 90, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Cynthia Jayne Eisler
EISLER – Cynthia Jayne, 59, Somerset, formerly of Wilbur, went home April 13, 2014, at Somerset Hospice House.
James E. Foster
FOSTER – James E., 86, Johnstown, died April 13, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
M. Elayne Gooderham
GOODERHAM – M. Elayne, 78, Altoona, died April 14, 2014.
Edward Carl Harbart
HARBART – Edward Carl “Duger,” 90, Richland Township, died April 15, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Edward J. Harris
HARRIS – Edward J. “Ed,” 83, Fairfax, Va., passed away April 7, 2014, at home.
MASON – Dorothy, 66, Portage, formerly of Northern Cambria, died April 15, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center, Portage.
Clifford Eugene Sharp Jr.
SHARP – Clifford Eugene Jr., 71, passed away peacefully April 5, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
Erma I. Shaw
SHAW – Erma I., 97, passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014, at her home In Ickesburg, Pa.
Robert S. Walters
WALTERS – Robert S., 75, Johnstown, passed away April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Timothy Alan Wess
WESS – Timothy Alan, 46, New Germany, died April 15, 2014, at home, surrounded by loved ones.
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Delores E. Benito
BENITO – Delores E. “Honey,” 72, Johnstown, died April 11, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Phillip E. Cadwallader
CADWALLADER – Phillip E., 88, Portage, entered into new life April 11, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Joan Mary (DeBiase) DeLisa
DeLISA – Joan Mary (DeBiase), 72, Richland, passed away peacefully April 14, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daniel D. Emeigh
EMEIGH – Daniel D., 73, Northern Cambria, died April 12, 2014, at home.
LEEPER – Robert, 78, Johnstown, passed away April 13, 2014, at home.
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