CENTRAL CITY — BURINDA – Joseph Frank, 93, Central City, died Feb. 6, 2013, at Somerset Hospital. Born June 14, 1919, in Blough, son of Joseph and Anna (Bubenko) Burinda. Survived by son, William (Sandy) Burinda, Lakeville, Minn., and his family, Carrie Burinda, St. Paul, Minn., and Joseph (Heidi) Burinda; and great-grandchildren, Thomas, Alexa, Natasha and Danika, Burlington, Wis.; daughter, Vera (Edwin Jay) Burns, Saltsburg, Pa., and her family, Shelly (Brian) McCoy; and great-grandchildren, Sean and Brandon, Lincoln University, Pa.; and Kristy (Clint) Weimer; and great-grandchildren, Cheyenne and William, New Alexandria, Pa.; and son, James Burinda, Johnstown. Also survived by sister, Helen Szymonifka, Carteret, N.J.; and brother, Paul (Rosemary), Central City. Preceded in death by parents; wife, Mary (Shutack); sons, Joseph and Rodney; and brothers and sisters, Louis, Stephen, John, Mary Kolonich and Emma Shuster. Joe was a U.S. Army veteran of the 131st Army Battalion, D Unit, having served in the European Theater during World War II. He worked in local coal mines and at Bethlehem Steel. Member of St. Mary’s Russian Orthodox Church. Family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Mulcahy Funeral Home, Central City, where brief service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, followed by funeral service at 11 a.m. at St. Mary’s Russian Orthodox Church, Father Elijah Bremer. Interment, parish cemetery. Military graveside rites by Central City American Legion and VFW posts.
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Lawrence E. Coy
COY – Lawrence E., 89, Connellsville, Pa., formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, died April 21, 2014, at home.
DRINOSKY – Eugene, 80, Portage, entered eternal rest April 21, 2014, peacefully at home.
George Felix Jr.
FELIX – George Jr., 87, Alum Bank, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Colonial Courtyard in Bedford.
Mary C. Keilman
KEILMAN – Mary C., 62, Ebensburg, born March 26, 1952, in Nanty Glo, died April 21, 2014, at home.
Barbara A. (Geiser) Knapp
KNAPP – Barbara A. (Geiser), 79, Johnstown, passed away April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
SINCAK – Michael, of Hollsopple, loving son, brother, husband and friend to all, passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Richard J. McAndrews Jr.
McANDREWS – Richard J. Jr. “Jimbo,” 57, Windber, passed away after a 2-year-battle with cancer April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Kathleen Mae Speicher
SPEICHER – Kathleen Mae, 48, Conemaugh Township, died April 20, 2014, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital.
Julia J. (Gresh) Voeghtly
VOEGHTLY – Julia J. (Gresh), 74, Johnstown, passed away peacefully April 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Palliative Care Unit.
Ruth M. Ziemba
ZIEMBA – Ruth M., 84, Cover Hill, formerly of Park Hill, went to be with the Lord April 4, 2014, at LaurelWood Care Center.
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Georgia R. Brown
BROWN – Georgia R., 90, Lincoln Highway, Bedford, died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at her home.
John R. Franko Jr.
FRANKO – John R. Jr. “Bunko,” 72, Conemaugh, died April 20, 2014, at home.
Dorothy Mae Gillman
GILLMAN – Dorothy Mae, 93, Mount Hope, went to be with her Lord April 22, 2014.
Hulda Elmira Heslop
HESLOP – Hulda Elmira, 95, formerly of Ferndale and New Paris, died April 21, 2014, at Waccamaw Community Hospital, Murrells Inlet, S.C.
Jean M. Holtz
HOLTZ – Jean M., 82, Hastings, went to be with the Lord Monday, April 21, 2014, at Golden Living-HAIDA.
Margaret Gloria Marsh
MARSH – Margaret Gloria, born Dec. 28, 1927, was called to her heavenly home April 19, 2014.
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Wayne R. Bailey
BAILEY – Wayne R., 53, South Fork, passed away unexpectedly on Good Friday, April 18, 2014, at his home.
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