BOBROWICZ - Joseph
BOBROWICZ - Joseph, 79, Portage, died Jan. 1, 2006, at Laurel Crest Manor. Born Aug. 4, 1926, in Ludlow, Mass., son of Joseph and Mary (Kida) Bobrowicz. Preceded in death by his parents; brother, Stanley; and stepsister, Pauline. Survived by wife of 48 years, the Rev. Arlene R. (Smith) Bobrowicz; son, Daniel M., married to the former Carrie Lamar, Norristown; and grandson, Anthony J. Brother of Walter, Ohio; Edward, New Jersey; John, Ontario, Canada; and Josephine Machowski, Philadelphia. Also surviving are good friends, Vivian and Elaine Newcomer of Portage. He is retired from the car shops of Bethlehem Steel Corp. He was an Army veteran having served in India and Korea. He is a member of American Legion Post 430, Portage. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the Jean H. Kinley Funeral, Portage, and from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Wesley United Methodist Church, South Fork, the Rev. Wilma G. Horner officiating. Interment, Forest Lawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, family asks contributions be made to the Wesley United Methodist Church, South Fork. Military graveside rites by the combined veterans' organizations of Portage.
BURNETT - Mary A.
BURNETT - Mary A., 85, Johnstown, was called home on Dec. 31, 2005, at Memorial Medical Center, Main Campus. Born July 25, 1920, in Johnstown, the daughter of the late William and Irene (Costlow) Washington. Preceded in death by husband, Howard G. Burnett; brothers, Clarence, James and William Washington; and sisters, Elizabeth Washington and Helen Allen. Survived by children, Richard Burnett, and wife, Judy, Boston; Viola Anthony, and husband, Robert; and Ida Burnett, all of Johnstown; brothers, Albert Washington, and wife, Jacqueline, San Francisco; Ralph Washington, Johnstown; and sister, Georgia Washington, Pittsburgh. Also survived by four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Mary was employed as a garment presser at the former Kay Artley Dress Factory. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Picking-Treece-Bennett Mortuary Inc., Downtown, 514 Somerset St., where funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, the Rev. Clarence Washington, nephew of the deceased, officiating. Interment, Grandview Cemetery.
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Dora Marie Bufagna
BUFAGNA – Dora Marie, 87, Armagh, passed away peacefully April 16, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Doris Marjorie Cooper
COOPER – Doris Marjorie, 87, Westmont, went to heaven, April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center Palliative Care Unit.
Rose Mary (Delegram) Tripodi
TRIPODI – Rose Mary (Delegram), 66, Culpeper, Va., formerly of Cresson, died April 17, 2014, at home.
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Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
ANDREWS – Zachary Gordon Alan, 21, Johnstown, was called home April 13, 2014.
Ray H. Clites
CLITES – Ray H., 93 , Westmont, died April 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Beverly J. Hoover
HOOVER – Beverly J., 75, Johnstown, was received into heaven April 16, 2014.
Joseph Samuel Kuhar Jr.
KUHAR – Joseph Samuel Jr. “Joey,” 64, passed away April 11, 2014, at home, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Charles M. Lambert
LAMBERT – Charles M., 87, Central City, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
Betty L. Lydic
LYDIC – Betty L., 88, Johnstown, died April 15, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Stella A. Ponchek
PONCHEK – Stella A., 92, East Conemaugh, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Pauline L. Turchetta
TURCHETTA – Pauline L., 84, Cresson, died April 15, 2014, at Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg.
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Boyd Merle Akers Jr.
AKERS – Boyd Merle Jr., 90, Lower Yoder, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Philip Joseph Baldacchino
BALDACCHINO – Philip Joseph, 87, Carrolltown, died April 14, 2014.
Grace (Deitke) Davis
DAVIS – Grace (Deitke), 90, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Cynthia Jayne Eisler
EISLER – Cynthia Jayne, 59, Somerset, formerly of Wilbur, went home April 13, 2014, at Somerset Hospice House.
James E. Foster
FOSTER – James E., 86, Johnstown, died April 14, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
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