STOYSTOWN — LEHMAN – Ray F., 91, Stoystown, died Jan. 30, 2014, at home. Born Sept. 16, 1922, in Shade Township, son of Byron E. and Ida B. (Miller) Lehman. Preceded in death by parents and sisters, LaVerne G. Ott, and husband, Howard; and Lois M. Miller, and husband, Herbert. Survived by his loving wife of 68 years, the former Ethel Zwick, whom he married May 19, 1945; children, R. Carter, and wife, Jone Miller, Stoystown; Richard, and wife, Barbara Long, Stoystown; Deborah, and husband, Dennis Barnick, Boswell; Cynthia, and late husband, Ralph Miller, Stoystown; and Wendy, and husband, Rod Kaufman, Akron, Ohio; 16 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren; also one great-great-grandson. A 1940 graduate of Hooversville High School. He served in the U.S. Navy as an aviation store keeper first class from 1943 to 1946, where he served in Panama, Nicaragua and Ecuador. He worked for Acme Markets for 14 years and retired from Northwestern Mutual Life, where he worked for more than 20 years. Member of Hooversville United Methodist Church for 70 years, where he was a Sunday school superintendent and teacher. He was treasurer for CEF and editor for Hooversville Historical Society newsletter. He also donated 100 pints of blood. Ray participated in the Daily American walk/run for many years and also served as chaplain for the Hooversville VFW. The family will receive friends from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday and from 1 p.m. until time of service at 2 p.m. Monday at Deaner Funeral Home, Stoystown, the Rev. Gary Tustin, officiating. Interment, Somerset County Memorial Park. Graveside military rites by Somerset County Honor Guard. Memorial contributions may be given to Heartland Hospice, 103 S. Center Ave., Somerset, Pa. 15501, or Windber Hospice, 600 Somerset Ave., Windber, Pa. 15936. (DeanerFuneralsAndCremations.com)
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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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