PORTAGE — DOBRONSKI – Betty A., formerly of Ebensburg, died April 4, 2014, at Autumn View Personal Care Home, Portage. Born Nov. 6, 1929, in Patton, daughter of the late Joseph P. and Rose V. (Batulis) Dobronski. Preceded in death by sister, Rosemary Kretchman, and nephew, Paul A. Kretchman. Survived by brother, Joseph F. Dobronski, and wife, Virginia (Hausmann), St. Louis; and brother-in-law, Paul E. Kretchman, Ebensburg. Also survived by niece, Ellen A. Kretchman; niece-in-law, Jane F. Kretchman; and nephew, Mark O. and Marsha Kretchman, all of Ebensburg; niece, Kati (Dobronski) and Dr. Ralph M. Rosato, Florida; and nephews, Joseph F. and Kelly Dobronski Jr., Illinois; David P. and Laura Dobronski, Texas; and retired Lt. Col. Stephen J. and Cece Dobronski, Ohio. Betty also is survived by numerous grand- nieces, grandnephews and great-nieces and great-nephews. Retired computer programmer with 34 years of service with the federal government (FBI, Air Force, Navy, and Census Bureau in D.C., Colorado, Germany, Virginia and Maryland). Member of National Retired Federal Employees and the Catholic Daughters of the Americas (former Regent of Court Ebensburg 680). Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Ebensburg, where CDA Court Ebensburg members will recite the rosary at 6:30 p.m. and vigil service will be held at 8. Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Holy Name Catholic Church, Ebensburg, the Rev. Msgr. David A. Lockard, celebrant. Committal, Holy Name Cemetery, Ebensburg. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Holy Name School Angel Fund in Betty’s memory.
- District Deaths July 26, 2014
Beverly A. (Ling) Kocis
KOCIS – Mrs. Beverly A. (Ling), 77, died July 24, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nathan M. Kubat
KUBAT – Nathan M., 29, Johnstown, went home to be with his Lord and Savior July 23, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Charles Wesley Moonly Jr.
MOONLY – Charles Wesley Jr., Mount Pleasant, S.C., passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
- Funerals July 26, 2014
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Clara Murphy Bond Bell
BELL – Clara Murphy Bond, Windsor, N.C., and Edenhouse in Bertie County, N.C., died Monday, July 21, 2014.
Fred G. Biller
BILLER – Fred G., 91, Cresson, died July 24, 2014, at Our Lady of The Alleghenies Residence, Hollidaysburg.
John R. Haywood
HAYWOOD – John R., 82, Richland Township, went to be with the Lord July 24, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
David G. Hull Jr.
HULL – David G. “Too Tall” Jr., 60, South Fork, died July 23, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
KRISKO – Stephan “Tib,” 89, passed away July 22, 2014, at home.
Elizabeth Anne Muncert
MUNCERT – Elizabeth Anne, 86, Johnstown, passed away July 23, 2014, at The Lutheran Home at Johnstown.
SCHULLER – Sadie, 85, Moxham, lost her battle with cancer July 23, 2014, at home.
Mary Grace Spodinak
SPODINAK – Mary Grace, 87, Johnstown, died July 24, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home.
Nancy L. (Adeline) Yoder
YODER – Nancy L. (Adeline), 75, formerly of Tire Hill, died July 21, 2014, at her home at Richland Towers.
- Funerals July 25, 2014
- District Deaths July 24, 2014
Thomas Barton Jr.
BARTON – Thomas Jr., 87, Central City, died July 21, 2014, at home.
Dorothy B. Bermosk
BERMOSK – Dorothy B., 87, Johnstown, passed away July 20, 2014, at Golden Living Center.
Leland Doyle Carney Jr.
CARNEY – Leland Doyle Jr. “Junior” or “Lee,” 77, Pomaria, S.C., formerly of Seward, went to be with the Lord Monday, July 21, 2014.
Ernest R. Contrillo
CONTRILLO – Ernest R., 61, Pittsburgh, formerly of Central City, died July 20, 2014.
Cecelia C. Duncan
DUNCAN – Cecelia C. “Sue,” 78, Johnstown, died July 22, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
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