JOHNSTOWN — KEPPLE – Catherine E., 74, Johnstown, died Sept. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center. Born June 7, 1939, in Johnstown, daughter of Peter and Helen (Chupko) Duranko. Preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Rose Duranko and Dorothy Ann McClurkin; and brother, Peter Duranko. She is survived by her loving husband of 52 years, Clifford Kepple; these children: Kenneth James Kepple, Johnstown; Carl Clifford Kepple, New Brunswick, N.J.; David Edward Kepple, Pittsburgh; and Kevin Andrew, married to former Natalie Suzanne Hook, Va.; and grandchildren, Audrey Sebina, Sadie Jane and Catherine Eleanor Kepple. She is the sister of Helen Marie, wife of Eugene Salerno, Johnstown; Elizabeth Jean Duranko, Johnstown; Mary Lou, wife of Robert Carothers, Johnstown; Margaret, wife of Chris Peters, Chicago; Joseph, married to the former Mary Carothers, Johnstown; and George Thomas Duranko. Catherine was a member of St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church, where she sang in the choir and volunteered at St. Mary’s School in both the cafeteria and as a first and second grade teacher’s assistant. She worked alongside her husband for many years taking wedding photographs and later did digital landscape photography. Catherine will be known as a happy and generous person who loved to dance. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc., 710 Broad St. A brief Prayer Service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, followed by a 10 a.m. Funeral Liturgy at St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church, the Rev. Monsignor Raymond Balta, officiating. Committal, Grandview Cemetery. Condolences can be sent to the family at ozogfh.com.