WINDBER — WEAVER – Erma Mae, 94, Church of the Brethren Home, formerly of Oakland and the Johnstown area, died Dec. 22, 2012, at her residence. She lived most of her life in the Sidman/Salix area. Born May 3, 1918, in New Paris, Bedford County, daughter of George C. and Elsie M. (McVicker) Beisel. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Clyde A.; daughter, Sarah Jean (Weaver) Anglero; sister, La Verna, and her husband, George I. Thomas; brothers, Jacob C., and his wife, Mildred P. (Knavel) Beisel, Charles I. and Harry C. Beisel; and sister-in-law, Opal C. (Gramling) Beisel. Survived by daughter, Flora M., married to Robert J. Noll, Johnstown; brother, Robert F., Johnstown; grandchildren, David C., married to Shannon (Henne) Anglero, Pittsburgh; Jennifer L. (Noll), married to Thomas Alan Volek Jr., Pittsburgh, and Rebecca M. (Noll), married to Eric J. Brunberg, North Brunswick, N.J.; great-grandchildren, Grant and Vivienne Volek; sisters-in-law, Betty E. (Bauer) Beisel, Johnstown, and Bertha Weaver, Abbeville, S.C.; and many nieces and nephews. She loved her family, grandchildren and great-grandchildren; making picture albums for her family; keeping family history through pictures and newspaper articles; working in flower gardens; reading, especially her daily Bible reading; and word searches and jigsaw puzzles. She enjoyed visits from her niece, Reginia Deffenbaugh, and good friends, Russ and Audry Grasser, and visits and help from her niece, Sharron, and her husband, James Hess. She was a member of Walnut Grove Church of the Brethren and former member of Maple Grove Church of the Brethren. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Henderson Funeral Home, East Hills, where funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, the Rev. Ronald Barto and the Rev. Barron Deffenbaugh. Interment, Berkey Cemetery. Contributions to Walnut Grove Church of the Brethren, 1068 Bedford St., Johnstown, Pa. 15902.
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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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