The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

Obituaries

April 10, 2014

Judith A. (Fahner) Tranovich

HOLLSOPPLE — TRANOVICH – Judith A. (Fahner), 71, Maple Ridge, Hollsopple, died April 9, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Nov. 18, 1942, in Newark, N.J., daughter of Francis and Dorothy (Decker) Fahner. Preceded in death by parents; stepfather, Joseph Marsicovete; father- and mother-in-law, Mike Sr. and Josephine Tranovich; and brother-in-law, Mike Tranovich Jr. Survived by stepmother, Florence Marsicovete;, Mine Hill, N.J.; husband of 52 years, William J.; children, David M., married to Tammie (Cotham), Denver, Colo.; Paul J., married to Sharon Kirchner, Kansas City, Mo.; and Donna J., married to Brian Platt, Thomas Mills; grandchildren, Courtney; Brindan, and wife, Joy; Heather, and husband, Andy; Amanda, and wife, Carla; Andrew; Aubrey; Daniel, and wife, Tessa; Michael; Emily; Cody; and Tatianna; great-grandchildren, Kaleb, Lyla and Mason; and sisters- in-law, Mary Ann and Cindy. A 1961 graduate of Dover (N.J.) High School. Member of St. Anne Catholic Church, Davidsville. Retired employee of UPJ. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, who enjoyed spending time with her family. Viewing will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Hoffman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 109 Church Road, Davidsville, where vigil for the deceased will be held Sunday. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Anne Church, the Rev. Father Michael Lewandowski, OFM, Conv., celebrant. Committal, POS of A Cemetery, Hooversville. A very special thank you to Crichton Rehab Center and the Palliative Care Unit of Memorial Medical Center. Memorials to American Diabetes Association, 300 Penn Center Blvd., Suite 602, Pittsburgh, Pa. 15235, would be appreciated. To express condolences, make a donation, light a candle or order flowers, visit http://HoffmanFuneralHomes.com.

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