GAS CENTER — YAWORSKI – Rita K., 74, Gas Center, passed away Oct. 8, 2012, at home surrounded by her loving family. Born July 11, 1938, in Johnstown, daughter of late Harold and Pearl (Noonan) Davis. Also preceded in death by sister, Patricia “Patsy” Weaver; and mother-in-law, Mary Cherry. Survived by loving husband of 56 years, Joseph. Devoted mother of Joe F. Yaworski, and wife, Cheryl, Dilltown; Terie Consalvo, and fiance, Andy Forish, Gas Center; Rick Yaworski, and wife, Kathy, Westmont; and Jeff Yaworski, Monroeville. Devoted grandmother of Dana Wilhelm, and husband, David, Armagh; Greg Yaworski, Dilltown; Amanda Yaworski, and friend, Brock, Boswell; and Matt Consalvo, and family, Portage. Rita was an avid bingo player who enjoyed going to casinos. Member of Holy Family Roman Catholic Church, Seward. Former cook at Pleasant Valley Golf Course for 16 years for the Dixon family. Past member of Armagh Fire Company ladies auxiliary. She was dedicated to her family. Friends received from 1 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Richard C. Stuart Funeral Home, 392 E. Philadelphia St., Armagh. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Holy Family Catholic Church, Seward, the Rev. Robert Washko, officiating. Interment, Armagh Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Medi Home Hospice, 709 Franklin St., Suite 101, Johnstown, Pa. 15905. Online condolences may be left at www.thestuartfuneralhomes.com.
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ASKEW – Sharon “Joy,” 79, Alexandra, Pa, formerly of Marsteller, died July 31, 2014, at home.
George Michael Beach
BEACH – George Michael, 59, Salix, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Barbara Ann (Hartman) Dino
DINO – Barbara Ann (Hartman), 74, Ebensburg, died July 28, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
DRENNER – Annabelle 90, Hollsopple, died July 31, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Patricia A. (Grabish) Koposko
KOPOSKO – Patricia A. (Grabish), 67, Windber, passed away Aug. 1, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Harriet L. Mintmier
MINTMIER– Harriet L., 85, Johnstown, died Aug. 1, 2014, at the Atrium Manor.
Helen Louise Petrunak
PETRUNAK – Helen Louise “Weeze,” 87, formerly of South Fork, went home with the Lord Aug. 1, 2014.
Joylene H. (Ream) Whipkey
WHIPKEY– Joylene H. (Ream), 83, Ligonier, formerly of Jenner Township, died Aug. 1, 2014, at Bethlen Home, Ligonier.
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E. Joan Davis
DAVIS – E. Joan, 87, Riverside, Ohio, formerly of Johnstown, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Kettering Medical Center.
Billie Josephine (LaFollette) Hodges
HODGES – Billie Josephine (LaFollette), 79, Boswell, Jenner Township, formerly of Gadsden, Ala., passed away July 27, 2014, at Windber Hospice from complications of cancer.
KOONTZ – Judy A., 67, Keedysville, Md., passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Md., after a long battle with lymphoma cancer.
Sherry L. Nagy
NAGY – Sherry L., 49, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at home.
Kenneth A. Naugle
NAUGLE – Kenneth A., 94, Johnstown, died July 30, 2014, at his home.
Richard John Peterson
PETERSON – Richard John, 49, Johnstown, passed away Monday evening, July 28, 2014, at Conemaugh Hospital.
Evelyn F. Vitalie
VITALIE – Evelyn F., 75, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at her home.
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Paul Radnoti Sr.
RADNOTI – Paul Sr., 80, passed away July 13, 2014, in Hebron, Ind.
Samuel R. Saia
SAIA – Samuel R., 90, Johnstown, died July 29, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alex J. Stavish
STAVISH – Alex J., 90, Northern Cambria, died July 29, 2014, at Miners Medical Center Hastings.
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