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Obituaries

June 18, 2007

Obituaries 06/19/2007

CASTIGLIONE – Andrew V. Jr.

CASTIGLIONE – Andrew V. Jr., 54, of Johnstown, died June 17, 2007, at Memorial Medical Center. Funeral arrangements by the Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, are incomplete at this time. Full obituary will run later this week.



EDMISTON – Athalene A.

EDMISTON – Athalene A., 85, Davidsville, died June 17, 2007, at Laurel View Village. Born March 25, 1922, in Fairfield Township, daughter of the late John and Emma (Miller) Hofecker. Preceded in death by husband, Calvin B. “Ben” Edmiston Sr., and five sisters and eight brothers. Survived by son, Calvin B. “Ben” Edmiston Jr., and wife, Cheryl, Utica, N.Y.; grandchildren, Dawn, married to Dr. Chris Strasser, Somerset, and Michelle Richards, Church Hill, Md.; sister, Mary Alter, Bolivar; and sister-in-law, Marcine Edmiston, Erie. Athalene retired from Bestform in 1982 and was a lifelong deaconess of the Morrellville Church of the Brethren. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., Chandler Avenue. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Morrellville Church of the Brethren, the Rev. John Manges officiating. Interment, Grandview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Morrellville Church of the Brethren.



GALICZYNSKI – Mary Ann

GALICZYNSKI – Mary Ann, 89, Northern Cambria, died June 17, 2007, at Rebekah Manor, Northern Cambria. Born Nov. 1, 1917, in Emeigh, the daughter of Joseph and Eva (Sperak) Kaminsky. Preceded in death by parents; husband, John Galiczynski; son, Walter Galiczynski; and brothers, Michael and John Kranik, and Andrew, Stanley, Joe and Frank Kaminsky. Survived by sons, John Galiczynski, Port Allegheny, and Edward Galiczynski, married to former Carolyn Artley, Northern Cambria; grandchildren, Mark (Stacy), Dubois; Ed Jr. (Heather), Cleveland, Ohio; Ryan, Northern Cambria; Jack, Sharon, Charlene, Carol Ann and Carrie Ann, all of New Jersey; also six great-grandchildren. Sister of Ann Onesky, Michigan; Helen Fayak, Commodore; and Margaret Zatorsky, Marsteller. Member of former Christ the King Catholic Church and its Altar and Rosary Society. Member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church and Northern Cambria Senior Citizens Center. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Moriconi Funeral Home Inc., Northern Cambria, where vigil for the deceased will be held. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Prince of Peace Church. Committal, St. Stanislaus Kostka Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Aseracare Hospice, Regency Square, Old Route 220, Suite 203, Altoona, Pa. 16602.

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  • Lawrence G. Fretzel Jr.

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