JOHNSTOWN — LONG – Dolores M., 87, Johnstown, went to be with her Lord and Savior Feb. 23, 2013. She passed away peacefully at home. She was born June 24, 1925, in Johnstown, daughter of Clemison and Grace (Colbert) Varner. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Stephen Carl Long; sister, Eleanor Meyers; and brothers, Montell, Ellwood and Harold. Dolores was the last surviving member of her family. Survived by daughter, Carol Long Gresh; grandson, Stephen Carl Gresh; and grandpuppy, Shawn Matthew. Dolores was a graduate of East Conemaugh High School and Hammond Beauty School. She was a cosmetologist in Altoona before she married Stephen Long. She enjoyed going to church, sewing, reading and canning foods from the garden. She was a member of Summit Chapel United Methodist Church. At the request of the family, there will be a private viewing, service and committal at Wesley Chapel Cemetery, Pastor John Weaver, officiating. The family requests that you make donations in Dolores’ memory to Summit Chapel United Methodist Church, 2142 William Penn Ave., Johnstown, Pa. 15909. “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” John 3:16. Services are entrusted to Baker-Harris Funeral Chapel, 229-231 First St., Conemaugh, Pa. 15909. (www.wharrisfuneralhome.com)
- District Deaths July 11, 2014
Philip D. Cole
COLE – Philip D., 59, Cresson, died July 10, 2014, at Van Zandt VAMC, Altoona.
Robert L. Marsh
MARSH – Robert L., 74, Bolivar, died Thursday, July 10, 2014, at Hillsdale Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Hillsdale, Pa.
Robert L. Morrison
MORRISON – Robert L., 82, Patton, passed away July 9, 2014, in Patton.
Owen F. Ott
OTT – Owen F., 74, Johnstown, died July 8, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Dean Alan Shumaker
SHUMAKER – Dean Alan, 62, Central City, departed our lives July 7, 2014.
Twila M. Stupi
STUPI – Twila M., 93, Geistown Borough, died July 9, 2014.
- District Deaths July 10, 2014
Benjamin P. Arellano Sr.
ARELLANO – Benjamin “Benny” P. Sr., 86, Johnstown, went to be with the Lord July 3, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Homer J. George
GEORGE – Homer “Jim” J., 73, Salix, went to be with the Lord July 1, 2014, home surrounded by his family.
Samuel C. Johnson Sr.
JOHNSON – Samuel C. Sr., 58, Johnstown, passed away July 6, 2014, unexpectedly at home.
Rev. Father Joseph Kapusnak
KAPUSNAK – Rev. Father Joseph, 79, died Monday, July 7, 2014, at Mount St. Macrina Manor, Uniontown.
Catherine A. Klisiewicz
KLISIEWICZ – Mrs. Catherine A., 90, Altoona, passed away peaceful Wednesday morning, July 9, 2014.
Mary M. McGough
McGOUGH – Mary M., 89, St. Augustine Road, Dysart, died July 8, 2014, at the home of Gary and Mary Louise Wills.
MITCHELL – Mary, 88, Ebensburg, died July 8, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Thomas Charles Quirk Jr.
QUIRK – Thomas Charles Jr., 91, died Wednesday, July 9, 2014.
Theresa M. Salem
SALEM – Theresa M., 102, Westmont, died July 7, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Daniel G. Strushensky
STRUSHENSKY – Daniel G., 81, Mineral Point, died July 8, 2014, in Greensburg.
Robert Arthur Winstanley
WINSTANLEY – Dr. Robert Arthur, 95, Elizabethtown, died June 26, 2014.
- District Deaths July 9, 2014
Dolores M. Buck
BUCK – Dolores M., 87, Littleton, Colo., formerly of Patton and Carrolltown, passed away July 4, 2014, at Lifecare Center of Littleton.
Eleanor (Schellhammer) Chromy
CHROMY – Eleanor (Schellhammer) “Studda,” 76, went to sing in the heavenly choir July 8, 2014.
- More Obituaries Headlines