RICHLAND TOWNSHIP — BARKER – Barbara L., 58, Richland Township, died April 17, 2013, at Windber Hospice after a long battle with ovarian cancer. Born Nov. 30, 1954, in Johnstown, daughter of the late Donald H. and Dorothy H. (Stroud) Saylor. Survived by loving husband of 39 years, Rian C. Barker, whom she married Aug. 18, 1973; son, Brett, Pittsburgh; daughter, Caryn, Johnstown; brother, Keith (Paula) Saylor, Johnstown; and sister, Carolyn (J.D.) Rubal. Also survived by nieces and nephews. Barb was a 1972 graduate of Richland High School, where she participated as a majorette. Member of Mount Calvary Lutheran Church. Co-owner with her husband of This-N-That variety stores and wholesale. Formerly employed by Gee Bee Furniture store, Richland Middle School, Saylor Brothers Hardware and Green Earth Mechanical/Mission Critical Solutions. Barb enjoyed bowling, NASCAR races and volleyball, and was an avid fan of Pittsburgh sports teams. She was a loving wife and mother. Friends received from 1 to 4 and 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, and from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Monday at Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, Pastors Custead, officiating. Interment, Richland Cemetery. Family suggests donations to Windber Hospice, 600 Somerset Ave., Windber, Pa. 15963, or Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, 1000 Scalp Ave., Johnstown, Pa. 15904. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.
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POST – Edwin F., 96, Belmont, died March 11, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
CLARK – Rosemary, 70, Johnstown, died March 11, 2014, at her residence.
Dean J. Costlow
COSTLOW – Dean J., 56, Johnstown, died March 11, 2014, at his home.
Lorraine D. (O'Baker) Folton-Lape
FOLTON-LAPE – Lorraine D. (O’Baker), 88, Siemon’s Lakeview Manor, Somerset, formerly of Klines Mill Road, Boswell, went home to be with the Lord March 12, 2014, at the manor.
M. Avalene Evans
EVANS – M. Avalene, 85, Hyndman, died March 12, 2014.
Maynard J. Getz
GETZ – Maynard J. “Mainy,” 50, Davidsville, died March 12, 2014, at his residence.
Richard S. Maderia
MADERIA – Richard S. “Rich” “Hoss,” 52, Summerhill, passed away unexpectedly March 11, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Jack V. Bittner
BITTNER – Jack V., 80, East Taylor Township, went to be with the Lord March 11, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Walter J. Nayda
NAYDA – Walter J., 86, Aiken, S.C., formally of Philadelphia; Millville, N.J.; Elmer, N.J.; Ivanhoe, N.C.; and Hereford, Ariz., passed away peacefully at home Friday, March 7, 2014.
Joseph Eddward Marko
MARKO – Joseph Edward Sr., 81, Windber, died March 10, 2014, at home.
Stephen J. Kline
KLINE – Stephen J., 48, Carrolltown, passed away March 11, 2014, at his home.
CAPARIMO – Margaret, 89, New Florence, passed away March 11, 2014, at St. Andrew’s Village, Indiana, Pa.
Bernard J. Stanko
STANKO – Bernard J., 87, Johnstown, died March 9, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Lillian R. Stager
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.
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