LOWER YODER TOWNSHIP — KOHAN – Frances, 88, Lower Yoder Township, died Feb. 15, 2013, at Ephrata Hospital in Ephrata. Born Sept. 28, 1924, in Johnstown, daughter of Benjaman and Kathryn (Pokzywa) Klotz. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Edward Kohan; brother, Edward Klotz; and sister, Mary Callahan. Survived by loving sons, Edward F., married to the former Deborah Hughes, Johnstown, and Dennis B., married to the former Christine Gill, Ephrata. Also survived by grandchildren, Marc Kohan; Sheri Durst; Kimberly Oakley, and husband, John; Mike Kohan; Katie Kohan; and Matthew Kohan; and great-grandchildren, Luke Hannah, Aiden Kohan, Madison Durst, Anthony and Caleb Oakley and Alissa Durst. Sister of Helen Lundbeck, California. Retired from the candy department of former Penn Traffic Co. Frances liked to cook, bake and travel. She was known as the “Yahtzee Queen.” A member of Resurrection Parish, where funeral Mass will be held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, the Rev. Alan Thomas. Committal, Grandview Cemetery. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc., Broad Street. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Jude Children’s Hospital at stjude.org . Condolences may be made at ozogfh.com.
- District Deaths April 24, 2014
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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