The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA


November 18, 2013

Anastasia Rzeszut

JOHNSTOWN — RZESZUT – Anastasia “Nellie,” 87, Johnstown, passed away Nov. 16, 2013. Born March 22, 1926, in Johnstown, daughter of Harry and Anastasia  (Fedina) Rygel. Preceded in death by parents; loving husband, Theodore Sr., who died in 2005; sisters, Eva Rygel, Mary Durica and Ann Proctor; and brothers, Michael, Harry, Metro, Mike, Wassel, John and Andy Rygel. Survived by loving children, Theodore Jr., married to former Carolyn Fetterman, East Taylor; Sharon, married to Robert Gerber, Johnstown; and Sandra, married to Robert Wilson, Selinsgrove; loving grandchildren, Kathryn Rzeszut; Martha J., married to Daniel Dyal; Juleen, married to Jay Knipmeyer; Jonetta Hazzoum; Eric Wilson, married to former Alicia Poust, and Brian Wilson; loving great-grandchildren, Brian Tyrese and Alex David Hazzoum and Tristin Poust; brother-in-law, Lawrence Proctor; sisters-in-law, Mary Rygel, Anna M. Rigel and Masie Rygel; and numerous nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law. She was a member of Wesleyan Holiness Church, Portage. Friends and family will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Geisel Funeral Home, Johnstown, where funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, the Rev. Daniel Hellmann, officiating. Interment, Mount Carmel Cemetery. Please visit for online condolences.

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