FLORIDA — BORSI – Salvatrice (Cannin), was born Oct. 31, 1914. She was one of eight children born to the union of the late Charles and Rose (Vancheri) Cannin. She was born in Villa Rosas, Sicily, came to the United States as an infant and was raised in Johnstown. She departed this life July 22, 2013. Sylvia met and married Marsillio Borsi on July 31, 1931, and out of this union, one son, Joseph, was born. After Marsillio’s death, she moved to Port St. Lucie, Fla., in 1999, to be near her son. After losing everything during a hurricane, she moved to Davenport, Fla., in 2004, where she met many new friends who loved her. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Marsillio Borsi; brothers, James, Joseph, John and Michael Cannin; and sisters, Jenny Peruso, Mary Perry and Margaret Lattanzi. She leaves to cherish her memory, devoted son, Joseph; daughter-in-law, Regina; grandson, Michael; granddaughter, Alicia; stepgrandson, Lee; two great-grandchildren; five stepgreat-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews; and a host of friends. Friends will be received from 10 a.m. to noon Friday at Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc., 710 Broad St., where funeral service will be held at noon, Franciscan Friars, OFM, Conv. Committal, Richland Cemetery. Condolences can be sent to the family at ozogfh.com.
- District Deaths March 8, 2014
Albert Lynn Boring
BORING – Albert Lynn, 53, Ebensburg, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014, at Ebensburg Center, Sunset House.
Richard C. Claycomb
CLAYCOMB – Mr. Richard C., 72, Heritage Road, Osterburg, died Thursday, March 6, 2014, at his home.
Shelvy J. Elbertson
ELBERTSON – Shelvy J., 51, Johnstown, passed away March 6, 2014.
Gloria Jean (Dunmire) Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH – Gloria Jean (Dunmire), 75, Seward, passed away March 6, 2014, at Indiana Regional Medical Center.
Phyllis M. Faight
FAIGHT – Phyllis M., 78, Jackson Township, died March 5, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alta Jane Fox
FOX – Alta Jane, 81, Daisytown, passed away March 7, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Thelma (Kearney) Kodosky
KODOSKY – Thelma “Jeannie” (Kearney), 78, Lilly, went to her eternal rest March 7, 2014.
Lois Jean (Dunmeyer) Lepley
LEPLEY – Lois Jean (Dunmeyer), 70, West Virginia, formerly of Somerset County, died March 5, 2014, at home.
REITZ – David, 76, passed away March 3, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
James J. Saylor Sr.
SAYLOR – James J. Sr. “Pap,” Davidsville, died peacefully March 7, 2014, at home surrounded by family.
W. Jean (Mishler) Naugle Wingard
WINGARD – W. Jean Mishler Naugle, 85, formerly of Morgantown and Davidsville, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
- Today's Funerals March 8, 2014
- District Deaths March 7, 2014
GEORGE – Robert “Bob,” 71, Portage, passed away March 4, 2014, in Johnstown.
Marcella S. (Ciccotelli) Gillin
GILLIN – Marcella S. (Ciccotelli), 85, Ebensburg, passed away peacefully March 5, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
Peter Holubz Jr.
HOLUBZ – Peter Jr., 89, Johnstown, died March 5, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Lillian Marlene (Anderson) Howard
HOWARD – Lillian Marlene (Anderson), 71, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home.
KAUFMAN – Morton, 84, Westmont, lost his battle with cancer March 5, 2014.
James Guido Mastrine
MASTRINE – James Guido, 63, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home surrounded by his family.
Anna T. Pipon
PIPON – Mrs. Anna T., 99, Windber, passed away March 6, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Thomas F. Reynolds
REYNOLDS – Thomas F., 62, Tire Hill, died March 5, 2014.
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