EBENSBURG — GRIFFITH – Jacqueline “Jacquie” (Winning), 51, Ebensburg, passed away suddenly May 16, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Aug. 3, 1961, in Johnstown, daughter of the late Clarence A. and Priscilla M. (Cook) Winning. Preceded in death by brother, Jeffrey S. Winning. Survived by husband of 28 years, R. Douglas Griffith; and sons, Adam, Penn Hills, and Eric, at home. Also survived by sisters, Lee Ann Winning, Northern Cambria; and Susan Baer, Muscatine, Iowa; nieces and nephews, Valeri Stafford, Boone, Iowa; Brandi Stiffler, Colver; Amber Kovach, Los Angeles, Calif.; Patrick and Lilly Winning, Northern Cambria; Kate Griffith, Ebensburg; and Matt McWhorter, Phoenix, Ariz.; numerous great-nieces and -nephews; and brother and sister-in-law, Sara “Sally” (Glen) McWhorter, Mesa, Ariz.; and Scott (Diane) Griffith, Ebensburg. Jacquie was an avid reader and loved to cross stitch. She loved following Penguins Hockey and the Cleveland Browns, and enjoyed the music of Jimmy Buffett. She was a “people person” by all respects and enjoyed spending time with her “boys” and attending family gatherings. Friends will be received from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Ebensburg, where a brief service will be held at 8 p.m., Pastor Jim Farrer, officiating. In lieu of other memorials, the family suggests donations to Cambria Township Volunteer Fire Company, Reese Avenue, Colver, Pa. 15927, or Mario Lemieux Foundation, 816 Fifth Ave., sixth floor, Pittsburgh, Pa. 15219.
Lois L. Rager
RAGER – Lois L., 83, Johnstown, died Dec. 11, 2013, at St. Jude’s Haven surrounded by her friends and caregivers who loved her very much
CHAPMAN – Darlene, 58, Hayes, Va., formerly of Beaverdale, passed away Dec. 9, 2013
H. Matthew Gearhart
GEARHART - H. Matthew IV, 36, Mineral Point, passed away Dec. 9, 2013, as a result of an asthma attack.
Doris (Hysong) Anderson
ANDERSON – Doris (Hysong), 91, New Florence, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, at Sunrise of Abington, Abington.
Ralph E. Botteicher
BOTTEICHER – Ralph E., 94, Derry, formerly of Johnstown, passed away Dec. 10, 2013, at the home of his granddaughter.
Jean Grace (Emerson) Fair
FAIR – Jean Grace (Emerson), 97, Petoskey, Mich., formerly of Nanty Glo, passed away Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at Bay Bluffs, in Harbor Springs, Mich.
ROMAGNA – Margaret “Margee,” 89, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Ebensburg, passed away Dec. 10, 2013, at Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring.
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Jean V. (Cleimer) DiValentone
DiVALENTONE – Jean V. (Cleimer), 75, Boswell, died Dec. 10, 2013, at her home.
Anthony G. Bongiovanni
BONGIOVANNI – Anthony G. “Nino,” 84, Johnstown, died Dec. 9, 2013, at the Hollidaysburg Veterans Home.
BOXLER – Sylvester “Dwayne,” 73, Fayetteville, formerly of Mineral Point, went to his heavenly home Monday, Dec. 9, 2013.
William E. Barron
BARRON – William E., 79, Bethlehem, passed away Dec. 9, 2013.
Treena Burkett Roddy
RODDY – Treena Burkett, 43, Somerset, went to be with the Lord Dec. 10, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
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Jean Kennedy Budlong
BUDLONG – Jean Kennedy, 85, Windber and Indian Lake, died Dec. 9, 2013, at Windber Hospice, Windber.
Phyllis V. Reese Fuller
REESE FULLER – Phyllis V., 94, Lower Alsace Township, formerly of Shillington and Davidsville, passed away Dec. 8, 2013, at 9:07 a.m. in her home.
Michele Ann (Burns) Claycomb
CLAYCOMB – Michele Ann (Burns), 66, Lorain Borough, passed away Dec. 9, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center after a brief battle with cancer.
Richard E. Pearson
PEARSON – Richard E., 84, Chambersburg, and formerly of Fairfax, Va., passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at his home with his wife of 32 years at his side.
Margaret M. Bunda
BUNDA – Margaret M., 83, Johnstown, went into the loving arms of our Lord Dec. 9, 2013, at home with her family and friends by her side.
Ellen (Schwarting) Merker
MERKER – Ellen (Schwarting), 89, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, in Davidsville.
Russell W. Moehler
MOEHLER – Russell W., “Ducky,” 98, Woodvale, died Dec. 10, 2013, at the Atrium Manor.
Ronald E. Moskey Sr.
MOSKEY – Ronald E. Sr., 75, Jennerstown, died Dec. 9, 2013, at home.
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