JOHNSTOWN — AVERY – Evelyn F. (Harris), 97, formerly of Jenners, died peacefully surrounded by her family April 5, 2014, at The Villa Assisted Living, Johnstown. Born Jan. 31, 1917, in Potomac Manor, W.Va., daughter of Willis and Annie (Silket) Harris. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Lewis A. Sr. “Mike,” on June 24, 1984; infant daughter, Betty; daughter, Nancy Bell; and sons, David and Kenneth. She was the last surviving of 12 siblings. Survived by children, Lewis A. Jr., married to Sandra (Fisher), Providence Forge, Va.; Jackie, married to Samuel Bowlin, Williamsburg, Va.; and Cindy, married to John Bowser, Altoona; 18 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. Former member of Jenner Grace Brethren Church, Boswell Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary, Sipesville Senior Citizens and Somerset County Historical Society. She was a seamstress for former Dorfman & Hoffman Garment Factory, Boswell, for 20 years and a waitress for the former White Star Hotel, Jennerstown, for 14 years. Evelyn enjoyed cooking for her family, visiting family in Europe and spending 20 winters in Florida, where she had many good friends. She also enjoyed celebrating her birthday at Rizzo’s Restaurant in Windber each of the last seven years. Viewing from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday and from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Hoffman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 409 Main St., Boswell, with the Rev. Adam Kravets presiding. Interment, Jenner Crossroads Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Evelyn’s memory may be sent to The Mary Grace Foundation, 322 Warren St., Suite 270, Johnstown, Pa. 15905. To express condolences, make a donation, light a candle or order flowers, visit HoffmanFuneralHomes.com.
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.
Margaret R. (Shaffer) Hemminger
HEMMINGER – Margaret R. “Margie” (Shaffer), 93, formerly of Jenner Township, died July 29, 2014, at Meadow View Nursing Center, Berlin.
Carol R. (Schloski) Groleau
GROLEAU – Carol R. (Schloski), 56, Goshen, Mass., lost her battle with cancer July 16, 2014. Born Dec. 25, 1957, in Colver, she was the daughter of John and Olive (Spotts) Schloski.
George J. Stapinsky
STAPINSKY – George J. “Doodie” or “Hey You,” 85, Fort Hill, formerly of Windber, died July 30, 2014, at In Touch Hospice, Somerset.
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Patricia L. Bakale
BAKALE – Patricia L, 81, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord July 28, 2014.
Stephen A. Christy
CHRISTY – Stephen A., 65, Johnstown, died July 28, 2014, at home surrounded by family and friends.
CUSTER – Margaret “Peggy,” 69, Johnstown, passed away July 29, 2014, at Laurelwood Care Center.
Kathleen L. Geiser
GEISER – Kathleen L., 84, Oakland, died July 29, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Elaine Jean (Hamilton) Klayko
KLAYKO – Elaine Jean (Hamilton), 65, Lilly, died at peace Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at her home.
MATIJEVICH – Nicholas, 88, Johnstown, formerly of Pittsburgh, died July 28, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daisy "Doodles" Miller
MILLER – Daisy “Doodles,” aged 16 years, was released from this life into the next on Sunday, July 27, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, Dorene and Ian Miller, Andrea Brooks, and Jayme Brooks.
Ethel M. Miller
MILLER – Ethel M., 95, Ebensburg, formerly of Barnesboro, died July 29, 2014, at her home with her daughter, Patty, by her side.
Andrea Lynn (Lonas) Peters
PETERS – Andrea Lynn (Lonas), 46, Bolivar, passed into the arms of our Lord on July 28, 2014, in the palliative care unit of Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital.
Mirrel Oliver Plummer Sr.
PLUMMER – Mirrel Oliver Sr., 75, Portage, passed away July 27, 2014, at home.
Mary Ann (Sedor) Shedlock
SHEDLOCK – Mary Ann (Sedor), 87, a resident of St. Benedict Manor, formerly of Revloc and Ebensburg, passed away July 28, 2014, at the manor.
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Michele L. Bernat
BERNAT – Michele L., 45, Mundys Corner, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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