SCALP LEVEL — GULA – Harry, 86, Scalp Level, went to be with the Lord Feb. 15, 2013. Born Nov. 25, 1926, in Ashtola, son of Peter and Helen (Stegel) Gula. Preceded in death by parents; sister, Mary Fedorko; and brothers, John, Joseph, Peter and Michael Gula. Survived by wife of 60 years, Theresa (Kieta) Gula; these children: Carol, wife of Joel Penrod; Harry Gula, and wife, Nancy (Hildebrand); and Nadine Gula, all of Windber; grandchildren, Zachary; Michelle, wife of Dave Wargo; Jessie, wife of Frank Tallyen; and Andrew Gula; and great-grandchildren, Katelyn Wargo and Tyler Tallyen. Brother of Ann Seredick, Daniel Gula, Pauline Nadonley, Helen Havrilak and Marge Enoch. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. Retired employee of Beth Energy Mine 33. Member of UMWA and Laborers Union, Windber American Legion, Deep Sea Fishing Club and the Argument Club. Harry was a loving husband, father and grandfather who enjoyed hunting and deep sea fishing. Member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Windber, where Harry was a member of the Holy Name Society, Ushers Club and helped as a bartender at weddings and the festival and where funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday, the Very Rev. Leonard E. Voytek, VF. Interment, St. John Cantius Catholic Cemetery, Windber, with graveside military honors by Windber VFW Ritual Team. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at the William Kisiel Funeral Home, Windber, where vigil for the deceased will be held. Rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Monday.
- District Deaths Aug. 1, 2014
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.
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.
- District Deaths July 31, 2014
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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.
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