The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

Obituaries

January 20, 2007

Obituaries 01/20/2007

BEEGLE - Alice

BEEGLE - Alice C., 73, of Richland, died Jan. 17, 2007. Friends will be received from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at The Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, where vigil for the deceased will be held. Funeral Mass will be held 10 a.m. Monday at St. Benedict Catholic Church. Committal will be held at Grandview Cemetery Mausoleum. Family suggests that donations be directed to Windber Hospice, 600 Somerset Ave., Windber, Pa. 15963, or The Melanoma Research Foundation, 24 Old Georgetown Road, Princeton, N.J. 08540, (Phone: 800-MRF-1290) in memory of Alice.



DAVITCH - Alleene

DAVITCH - Alleene L. (May), 82, Jerome, died Jan. 18, 2007, at her home. Born Feb. 21, 1924, in Boswell, daughter of Harper and Edythe (Adams) May. Preceded in death by parents; husband, George R. Davitch Sr., on Sept. 24, 1999; grandson, Robert A. Bracken, on July 25, 2003; brother, Harry May; and brother-in-law, Eugene Roadman. Survived by daughter, Bonnie, married to William "Tuck" Bracken, Jerome; son, George "Bob" Davitch Jr., Jerome; grandchildren, Lisa Gowarty, and fiance, Chad Maurer, Jerome, and Melissa and Frederick; great-grandchildren, Kristen and Andrew Gowarty and Darien; brothers, Reed May, and wife, Josie, Johnstown, and Paul May, and wife, Norma, Minerva, Ohio; sister, Charmaine Roadman, New Bern, N.C.; sister-in-law, Evelyn May, Pittsburgh; and numerous nieces and nephews. She was a seamstress for the former Nancy Carol Garment Factory and the former Dorfman -- Hoffman Garment Factory, both of Boswell, and Bestform, Windber. Member of ILGWU and Jerome Church of the Nazarene, where she was a Sunday school teacher and secretary, and president of the local Nazarene Missions International. Volunteer for St. Francis Sharing -- Caring, Hollsopple. Enjoyed gardening and doing yard work. She loved all the angels who took care of her. Viewing from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Hoffman Funeral Home -- Cremation Services, 109 Church Road, Davidsville, where service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, the Rev. Nathan Zipfel officiating. Interment, Forest Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to Regional Hospice at Windber, 600 Somerset Ave., Windber, Pa. 15963.

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