JOHNSTOWN — ANTINORA – Mary L. (Omodio), 90, Johnstown, died Oct. 2, 2012, at Windber Hospice. Born Oct. 30, 1921, in Johnstown, daughter of the late Peter and Carmella Omodio. Preceded in death by husband, Anthony P. Antinora; sister, Frances Saccone; brothers, Leonard, Vince and Charlie Omodio; brother-in-law, Joe Antinoro; niece, Carmella Spadone; and nephew, Perry Omodio. Survived and will be sadly missed by son, Tony, and daughter-in-law, Karen Antinora, Johnstown; son, Rick, and daughter-in-law, Donna Antinora, Colorado Springs, Colo.; and grandchildren, Jeffrey Antinora, Johnstown; Michael, and wife, Tiffani Antinora, Colorado; T.J., and wife, Jill Antinora, Colorado; Stacy, and husband, Chuck Masin, Colorado; Amy, and husband, Greg Antl, Colorado. Also survived by brother, Pete, and wife, Lena Omodio, Johnstown; and sisters-in-law, Minnie Omodio, Johnstown; Ina Omodio, Nevada; Dorothy Pisarcik, Johnstown; and Jane Antinoro, New York. Mary also was the proud great-grandmother “G.G.” to Andy, Sophie, Luke, Lacy, Teresa, Ricky, Meredith, Gwendolyn, Victoria, Tanner, Parker, Netty, Devin, Benjamin, Joseph, Abigail, Wyatt and Austin. Also survived by nieces and nephews, Jim Saccone, Carol Lynn Sgroi, Dianna Fusano, Gary Omodio, Sheila Omodio, Charlene Deter, Cathy Omodio, Maryann Evanchick, Skip Alaimo, Gary Antinoro and Mary Jo Aldrich, and their families. Mary also will be sadly missed by longtime friend, Josephine Workosky; and special friend, Lynette Lopresti. Mary was a talented seamstress. In her early years, she worked as a sample maker at Kay-Artley dress factory. Later, Mary was admired for the beautiful custom draperies she made for many homes throughout the Johnstown area. Mary was an avid bridge player and participated in many clubs and tournaments in the area. Mary had a smile and kind word for everyone she met and she will always be affectionately remembered. Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Frank Duca Funeral Home, Westmont Chapel, 1622 Menoher Blvd., where vigil will be held at 3:30 p.m. Mary was a devout Catholic and 60-year member of Our Mother of Sorrows Church, Tioga Street, where funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, the Very Rev. Mark S. Begly. Entombment will follow at Grandview Mausoleum. Special thanks to Mary’s caregiver, Tammy and the staff at Memorial Medical Center’s Palliative Care Unit and Windber Hospice. Their kind, gentle and competent care was deeply appreciated by her family.
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STAGER – Lillian R., 84, Johnstown, died March 10, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Thomas G. Hunter
HUNTER – Thomas G., 82, Beaverdale, entered into new life March 10, 2014, at home.
James M. Krumbine
KRUMBINE – James M., 64, Johnstown, died March 7, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Arthur Lee Brown
BROWN – Arthur Lee, 84, Somerset, died March 10, 2014, at his residence.
Shirley Mae Weldon
WELDON – Shirley Mae, 79, Kimberly, Idaho, passed away March 3, 2014.
Richard A. Sotack
SOTACK – Richard A., 49, Blacklick Township, passed away March 10, 2014, at home.
GULA – Daniel, 84, Franklin Borough, went to be with the Lord March 10, 2014, at home.
Francis W. Gavlak
GAVLAK – Francis W., 89, Portage, passed away March 11, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center.
JANCUK – Julia, 79, Portage, passed away March 10, 2014, at Select Specialty Hospital.
Chester R. Querry
QUERRY – Chester R., 92, Johnstown, passed away March 10, 2014, at his home.
Carrie Elizabeth Massey
MASSEY – Carrie Elizabeth, 75, Virginia Beach, Va., went home to be with the Lord March 5, 2014.
Johns C. Schmid Jr.
SCHMID – Johns C. Jr. “Jack,” 89, Davidsville, formerly of Geistown Borough, went to be with the Lord March 10, 2014, at Laurel View Village.
Dr. Stephen P. Kukucka
KUKUCKA – Dr. Stephen P., 64, died unexpectedly in his Crafton home on Sunday, March 9, 2014.
Sophie (Krempasky) Krisko
KRISKO – Sophie (Krempasky), 87, Portage, passed away Friday, Feb. 28, 2014, in Virginia Beach, Va., after a brief illness.
Ronald F. Corona
CORONA – Ronald F., 70, Cresson, died March 9, 2014, at home.
Christine A. Matos
MATOS – Christine A., 53, Windber, died March 10, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
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Norman J. Makin Jr.
MAKIN – Norman J. Jr., 65, Geistown Borough, went to be with the Lord March 10, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
REAY – Raymond, 73, died March 4, 2014, in Venice, Fla.
John E. Schuster
SCHUSTER – John E., 87, passed away March 8, 2014, in St. Augustine, Fla.
Ruth M. Cuppett
CUPPETT – Ruth M., 93 years, 11 months and 16 days, Stonycreek Township, went to be with the Lord March 9, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
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