ANNA - Margie A.
ANNA - Margie A., 49, Patton, died Oct. 20, 2006, at Altoona Regional Health System-Altoona Hospital Campus. Born July 10, 1957, in Fallen Timber, daughter of Leroy and Anna (McConnell) Storm. Preceded in death by parents and brother, Troy. Survived by husband, James W. Anna, whom she married Aug. 8, 1981; daughter, Amy S. Anna, Patton; brothers, Leroy Storm, Fallen Timber; Jeff Storm, Dysart; Pete Storm, Fallen Timber; Michael Storm, Fallen Timber; and sisters, Nancy Noel, Gallitzin; Barbara Greiner, Patton; Jane Caber, Ephrata; Patricia Hilyer, Patton; June Riner, Loretto; Joan Carl, Dysart and Jovita Brand; Morgantown, W. Va. A graduate of Glendale High School and member of Queen of Peace Catholic Church. She enjoyed bird watching and gardening. She was very fond of her dog, Toby. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Stevens Funeral Home Inc., 1004 N. Fifth Ave., Patton, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Benedict's Catholic Church, Carrolltown, by the Benedictine Fathers. Committal, St. Mary's Cemetery, Patton.
BABICH - Daniel E.
BABICH - Daniel E. "Bassman," 50, Cambria City, passed to be with Our Lord Oct. 17, 2006. Born Aug. 5, 1946, the son of Frank "Ace" and Florence "Flo" Babich. Preceded in death by parents and numerous other family members. Survived by wife, Brenda; daughter, Tracy, and husband, Donald; son, Aaron; sister Terri, and husband, Mike; grandchildren, nieces and nephews. A memorial celebration of his life, organized by his daughter, will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at St. Rochus Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Rochus Church in his memory.
BECK - Bryan Michael
BECK - Bryan Michael, 21, of Colver Road, Ebensburg, died Oct. 21, 2006, as a result of an auto accident on his way to work in Blair County. Born March 3, 1985, in Johnstown, son of Rodney J. and Christina M. (Luther) Beck. Survived by his parents, sister and brothers, Mandy, Scott and Josh, all at home. Also survived by maternal grandparents, Donald and Rose Luther, Carrolltown; paternal grandparents, Albert and Helen Beck, Loretto; maternal great-grandmother, Gladys Luther, Ebensburg; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. A graduate of Central Cambria High School and Triangle Tech, Bryan had been employed in electrical maintenance at Veeder Root Corp. in Duncansville. Bryan enjoyed hunting, the great outdoors, football, hockey and "hangin' out" with his buddies. He was a lifelong member of Holy Name Roman Catholic Church in Ebensburg. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at the Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Ebensburg, where a vigil prayer service will be held Monday evening. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Name Church, the Rev. Monsignor Arnold L. Gaus, celebrant. Committal, St. Benedict's Cemetery, Carrolltown.
BLANK - Grayce I.
BLANK - Grayce I., 95, Boswell, died Oct. 21, 2006, at Windber Medical Center. Born Aug. 18, 1911, in Wilmington, Del., daughter of Ludlow and Ida M. (Nicholson) Wootton. Preceded in death by parents and two sisters. Survived by husband of 30 years, Duane H. Blank, and daughter, Lois Virginia, married to Joseph Finn, Trenton, Fla. Also survived by grandchildren, Kathy, Beverly and Michael; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. Member of Bethel United Methodist, Hollsopple, and Hollsopple Senior Citizens. Family receiving friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at George E. Mason Funeral Home Inc., Davidsville, where funeral service willl be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, the Rev. Robert Moffat officiating. Interment, Custer Cemetery. Those who wish, please make donations to Bethel United Methodist, Hollsopple.
CONRAD - Louise M.
CONRAD - Louise M., 91, Gallitzin, died Oct. 21, 2006, at Laurel Crest Manor. Born March 25, 1915, in Ashville, the daughter of the late Gottlieb and Anna (Jeschonek) Krupka. Preceded in death by husband, Clair J., July 19, 2004; son, Clair J. Jr., Sept. 4, 1972; grandson, Christopher Morrison, Feb. 26, 1994; granddaughter, Marsha Ann Bimle, Aug. 30, 1993; brother, Carl, and sisters, Minnie Woods, Augusta Stiffler, Alice and Annie. Survived by children, Winifred M. (Gus) DeGennaro, Altoona; Barbara (Harry) Morrison, Gallitzin; Margaret L. (Daniel) Bimle, Portage; Darlene A. (Gerald) Mills, Portage; and Diane Sprouse, and fiance, John Zerbee, Gallitzin; daughter-in-law, Sally A. Conrad, Altoona; 17 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and sister-in-law, Edna Krupka, Johnstown. Formerly employed as a sewing machine operator for Publix Shirt Factory in Gallitzin. Member of St. Demetrius Catholic Church, Gallitzin, where funeral Mass will be concelebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, the Rev. Monsignor Robert C. Mazur, nephew, and the Rev. Monsignor Bernard Przybocki, concelebrants. Committal, St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Cresson. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Gibbons Funeral Home, 301 Church St., Gallitzin, where a vigil service will be held at 3 p.m.
GLADIS - Richard E.
GLADIS - Richard E., 67, Scalp Level Borough, went to be with the Lord Oct. 19, 2006. Member of the St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Windber, where funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday. Committal, St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, Windber. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the William Kisiel Funeral Home, Windber, where vigil for the deceased will be held.
HUNCHARIK - Anna
HUNCHARIK - Anna, 88, Enola, formerly of Johnstown, died Oct. 20, 2006. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Moskal Funeral Home, West End, where the Rev. Father Andrew Krasulski will hold Parastas at 7 p.m. Sunday. A brief service will be held at 9 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, followed by Divine Liturgy at 10 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Byzantine Catholic Church. Committal, St. Vladimir Cemetery.
KEYSER - Elizabeth Ruth
KEYSER - Elizabeth Ruth, 87, Ottawa Street, formerly of Joseph Avenue, Johnstown, died Oct. 20, 2006, at Arbutus Park Manor. Born Dec. 16, 1918, in Johnstown, the daughter of the late Grover C. and Susan (Tantlinger) Clark. Preceded in death by first husband, Paul Malzi; second husband, George Keyser; children, Delores Freenock, Paul Malzi Jr. and Sue Miller; sisters and brothers, Rosella Bittner, Catherine Birch, Wilbert and Charles Clark. Survived by 19 grandchildren and several great- and great-great-grandchildren. Also special nephew, Bob Palov, married to Linda (Hritz), Johnstown. Mrs. Keyser enjoyed playing bingo at the Dale Bingo. Family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Geisel Funeral Home, Dale. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday in the Geisel-Devlin Memorial Chapel, the Rev. Paul H. Scruton. Interment, Richland Cemetery.
PATRICK - Carl L.
PATRICK - Carl L. "Chub," 75, Clearfield, died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2006, at home. Born Sept. 29, 1931, in Spangler, son of the late Frank and Mary (Kobal) Patrick. Mr. Patrick was employed by the Lady Jane and Rushton Coal Mines, retiring in 1991. He was a member of St. Francis Catholic Church, Clearfield; the Knights of Columbus, Clearfield Council 409, where he was a trustee; the Clearfield Fourth Degree Assembly and was president of the Columbian Association. In addition, Mr. Patrick was a member of the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, Lodge 540, Clearfield; the Clearfield Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie No. 812 and the Spangler Firemen's Association. He is survived by his wife, Josephine (Raynish) Patrick, whom he wed July 14, 1951, in Barnesboro; four children, Diane Patrick, Deltona, Fla.; Roxane Bird, and husband, John, Ashburn, Va.; Robert Patrick, and wife, Deborah (Marsh), State College; David Patrick, and wife, Megan (Proud), Clearfield; three grandchildren, Sarah, Tori and Matthew Patrick, all of State College; two brothers and five sisters, Frank Patrick, Willowick, Ohio; John Patrick, and wife, Charmayne, Northern Cambria; Patricia Sebring, and husband, Bill, Oklahoma City; Helen Single, Hollidaysburg; Lois Smith, Hummelstown; Sandy Kirsch, and husband, LeRoy, Portage, Mich.; Linda Miller, and husband, Bill, Charlotte, N.C.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the Kevin A. Beardsley Funeral Home, Clearfield, from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday and from 9 to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday. A Christian vigil service will be held at 3:45 p.m. Monday and a Knights of Columbus memorial service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Monday. Mass of Christian Burial will be said at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Francis Catholic Church, Clearfield, Monsignor Henry L. Krebs, celebrant. Interment will follow in the Calvary Cemetery, Clearfield. The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to Clearfield Foundation for Health - Hospice, P.O. Box 992, Clearfield, Pa. 16830. On-line condolences or memory tributes may be made at www.beardsleyfuneral-home.com.
SATTERFIELD - Rose L. (Santichen)
SATTERFIELD - Rose L. (Santichen), 90, Johnstown, died Oct. 20, 2006. Friends received from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc., Broad Street, where funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, the Rev. Father Andrew Krasulski. Interment, Benshoff Hill Cemetery.
SCHUTTE - Harry A.
SCHUTTE - Harry A., 82, of Geistown, died Oct. 21, 2006, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Oct. 12, 1924, in Johnstown, son of Joseph B. and Anna (Pulvermiller) Schutte. Preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Joseph A., Walter and Paul; and two grandchildren, John and Robert Schutte. Survived by his loving wife of 58 years, the former Martha J. Stager; and sons, Robert F., married to the former Donna Irwin, Johnstown; John P., married to the former JoAnn Bovino, Monroeville; Richard J., married to the former Donna Abrashoff, Riverside, Calif.; and James H., married to the former Donna Kelch, Baden; and grandchildren, Christopher J., Jennifer R., Jamie L., Ryan J., Christie M., Robyn M. and Marissa K. Also survived by brother, Leo, married to the former Gail Brown, and sister-in-law, Patricia Falsone. Member of St. Benedict Catholic Church, Geistown; former member of the Highland Sewer and Water Authority, with 42 years' service. Harry was a lifetime employee of Niessner's Greenhouse. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, where vigil for the deceased will be held. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Benedict Catholic Church. Committal service will be held at St. Joseph Mausoleum.
VISCUSI - Ralph J.
VISCUSI - Ralph J. "Jack," 66, Sidman, passed away Oct. 19, 2006, at UPMC Montifiore, Pittsburgh. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday and one hour prior to service at 11 a.m. Monday at Henderson Funeral Home, East Hills. Lions service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Sunday.
HIMES - Jane Ann, 1 p.m., Picking-Treece-Bennett Mortuary Inc., 921 Menoher Blvd., West Hills.
Norman J. Makin Jr.
MAKIN – Norman J. Jr., 65, Geistown Borough, went to be with the Lord March 10, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
REAY – Raymond, 73, died March 4, 2014, in Venice, Fla.
John E. Schuster
SCHUSTER – John E., 87, passed away March 8, 2014, in St. Augustine, Fla.
Ruth M. Cuppett
CUPPETT – Ruth M., 93 years, 11 months and 16 days, Stonycreek Township, went to be with the Lord March 9, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Joseph H. Frankhauser Jr.
FRANKHAUSER – Joseph H. Jr., 78, Richland Township, passed away peacefully March 9, 2014, at Conemaugh Hospital.
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Harold R. Lloyd
LLOYD – Harold R., 93, Revloc, the last surviving member of his immediate family, went to be with Jesus March 8, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Randy S. Rager
RAGER – Randy S., 65, Johnstown, died March 7, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Thomas Russell Fulcomer
FULCOMER – Thomas Russell “Cup Cake,” 67, Bolivar, passed away March 8, 2014, at Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital.
Burnell J. McConnell
McCONNELL – Burnell J. “Bernie,” 88, Shady Grove, went home to the Lord Sunday, March 9, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family.
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FOUST – Robert, 49, Johnstown, passed away March 7, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
HANAK – Joseph, 88, Johnstown, passed away March 6, 2014, at home.
William Henry Hilton
HILTON – William Henry, 68, Johnstown, passed away March 4, 2014.
Gerald C. Lambing
LAMBING – Gerald C., 73, New Florence, went to be with the Lord March 8, 2014, at Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital.
Mary Josephine (Baker) Mayer
MAYER – Mary Josephine “Jo” (Baker), 86, passed away peacefully Jan. 30, 2014, at her daughter’s home in Texas.
Susan Lee (Larimer) Medellin
MEDELLIN – Susan Lee (Larimer), 71, Harrisburg, died March 7, 2014.
Joseph R. Myers
MYERS – Joseph R., Woodbridge, Va., passed away March 1, 2014.
OWENS – Patricia “Patty,” 93, Carrolltown, passed away March 7, 2014, at her home.
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