HASTINGS — ENDLER – Leon “Buzz,” 85, Hastings, died May 18, 2010, at Live Well Estate, Hillsdale. Born Dec. 24, 1924, in St. Boniface, son of the late Michael and Mary (McClelland) Endler. Preceded in death by brothers, William “Ting” and Michael “Chet”; sisters, Adeline Sullivan, Agnes Milchak and Kathryn Burkey; and twin sister, Leona Marshall. Survived by wife of 62 years, the former Mary Lou Thomas; children, Deborah (Tim) Schroeder, Herndon, Va.; Thomas (Myra), Highland, Md.; Marilyn (Jeff) Lantzy, Northern Cambria; and Susan, Vinco; and grandchildren, Kristin, Gretchen, Timothy, Jared, Maren and Katrina; also six great-grandchildren. Brother of Margaret McClain, Camp Hill; Joanne Neff, Arizona; and Patricia Lacey, Delaware; sister-in-law, Janet Lipnic; and brother-in-law, William R. (Connie) Thomas. A World War II Army veteran, proudly serving in the 3rd Army under Gen. George Patton. Member of Hastings VFW, Fire Club and Moose and UMWA Local 1358. Buzz was an auto mechanic and enjoyed hunting and working on small engines and motors and welcomed the challenge of trying to fix anything that wouldn’t run. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Easly Funeral Home, Hastings. Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Boniface Chapel, St. Boniface. Interment, Union Cemetery. Military rites by Hastings VFW. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hastings Area Youth Association or Home Nursing Hospice, 118 Ebony Road, Suite 200, Ebensburg, Pa. 15931.
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Dora Marie Bufagna
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Doris Marjorie Cooper
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Rose Mary (Delegram) Tripodi
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Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
ANDREWS – Zachary Gordon Alan, 21, Johnstown, was called home April 13, 2014.
Ray H. Clites
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Beverly J. Hoover
HOOVER – Beverly J., 75, Johnstown, was received into heaven April 16, 2014.
Joseph Samuel Kuhar Jr.
KUHAR – Joseph Samuel Jr. “Joey,” 64, passed away April 11, 2014, at home, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Charles M. Lambert
LAMBERT – Charles M., 87, Central City, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
Betty L. Lydic
LYDIC – Betty L., 88, Johnstown, died April 15, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Stella A. Ponchek
PONCHEK – Stella A., 92, East Conemaugh, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Pauline L. Turchetta
TURCHETTA – Pauline L., 84, Cresson, died April 15, 2014, at Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg.
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Boyd Merle Akers Jr.
AKERS – Boyd Merle Jr., 90, Lower Yoder, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Philip Joseph Baldacchino
BALDACCHINO – Philip Joseph, 87, Carrolltown, died April 14, 2014.
Grace (Deitke) Davis
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Cynthia Jayne Eisler
EISLER – Cynthia Jayne, 59, Somerset, formerly of Wilbur, went home April 13, 2014, at Somerset Hospice House.
James E. Foster
FOSTER – James E., 86, Johnstown, died April 14, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
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