BERKEBILE - Esther J.
BERKEBILE - Esther J., 75, of Upper Yoder Township, passed away May 12, 2006, at Memorial Medical Center. Born June 1, 1930, in Upper Yoder Township, daughter of the late Burchell and Bertha (Allison) Horner. Preceded in death by sister, Beulah (Horner) Miller, and brother, Telford Horner. Survived by husband of 55 years, Richard "Dick" Berkebile; children, Glenda, married to Greg Powell, Hollsopple; Jeff, married to the former Janet Malec, Johnstown; and Terry, married to the former Barbara Dill, Johnstown; grandchildren, Tracey (Powell), and husband, Jason Lichon, West Seneca, N.Y.; Matt, married to the former Amanda Krause, Jeannette, Pa.; Tessa Berkebile, Florida; and Nicole Berkebile, Johnstown; great-grandchildren, Shannon Renee, West Seneca, N.Y., and Hannah Marie, Jeannette, Pa. Sister of Ruth (Horner) Beamer, Johnstown. She was a lifelong member of Moxham Church of the Brethren. She worked in the executive office of Swank Hardware Co., also W.T. Grant Co., and was last employed by Cover Studio. Member of Westmont Hilltop Seniors and their chorus. Member of Upper Yoder Volunteer Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary for many years. Friends will be received Monday from 2 to 9 p.m. at John Henderson Co. Funeral Home, 215 Central Ave. Funeral service will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Moxham Church of the Brethren, Grove Avenue. Interment, Richland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the church organ fund.
BIRD - Martha Grace
BIRD - Martha Grace, 95, Paint Township, passed away May 12, 2006, at home. Born July 4, 1910, in Johnstown, daughter of Noah and Amanda Hershberger. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Robert V. Bird; grandson, Edward Bird; one brother; and five sisters. Survived by daughter, Sally, wife of Ron Sturm, and with whom she resided; and son, James Bird, and wife, Elaine, Tulsa, Okla.; two grandsons; and five great-grandchildren. At the deceased's request, there will be no viewing or visitation. Private family committal, Grandview Cemetery. Arrangements by William Kisiel Funeral Home, Windber.
BERKEBILE - Esther J.
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Clara Murphy Bond Bell
BELL – Clara Murphy Bond, Windsor, N.C., and Edenhouse in Bertie County, N.C., died Monday, July 21, 2014.
Fred G. Biller
BILLER – Fred G., 91, Cresson, died July 24, 2014, at Our Lady of The Alleghenies Residence, Hollidaysburg.
John R. Haywood
HAYWOOD – John R., 82, Richland Township, went to be with the Lord July 24, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
David G. Hull Jr.
HULL – David G. “Too Tall” Jr., 60, South Fork, died July 23, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
KRISKO – Stephan “Tib,” 89, passed away July 22, 2014, at home.
Elizabeth Anne Muncert
MUNCERT – Elizabeth Anne, 86, Johnstown, passed away July 23, 2014, at The Lutheran Home at Johnstown.
SCHULLER – Sadie, 85, Moxham, lost her battle with cancer July 23, 2014, at home.
Mary Grace Spodinak
SPODINAK – Mary Grace, 87, Johnstown, died July 24, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home.
Nancy L. (Adeline) Yoder
YODER – Nancy L. (Adeline), 75, formerly of Tire Hill, died July 21, 2014, at her home at Richland Towers.
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- District Deaths July 24, 2014
Thomas Barton Jr.
BARTON – Thomas Jr., 87, Central City, died July 21, 2014, at home.
Dorothy B. Bermosk
BERMOSK – Dorothy B., 87, Johnstown, passed away July 20, 2014, at Golden Living Center.
Leland Doyle Carney Jr.
CARNEY – Leland Doyle Jr. “Junior” or “Lee,” 77, Pomaria, S.C., formerly of Seward, went to be with the Lord Monday, July 21, 2014.
Ernest R. Contrillo
CONTRILLO – Ernest R., 61, Pittsburgh, formerly of Central City, died July 20, 2014.
Cecelia C. Duncan
DUNCAN – Cecelia C. “Sue,” 78, Johnstown, died July 22, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Capt. Dudley C. Hunt
HUNT – Capt. Dudley C., (retired) MPD, Washington, D.C., 77, Windber, passed away July 22, 2014, at home.
Dorothy M. (Moyer) Kepler
KEPLER – Mrs. Dorothy M. (Moyer), 90, Scottsdale, Ariz., formerly of Portage, entered into new life July 19, 2014, at Hospice of the Valley, Scottsdale.
Anna Marie Krumenacker
KRUMENACKER – Anna Marie, 85, Carrolltown, passed away July 22, 2014, at St. Jude’s Haven, Johnstown.
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BLOCK – Deborah, 62, Johnstown, died July 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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