COLUMBIA, S.C. — LITZINGER – Garth Lorrell, 75, Columbia, S.C., died Nov. 29, 2013, after suffering a fatal stroke. Born July 25, 1930, in Johnstown, to Ralph B. and Ada (Reighard) Litzinger. Garth married Mary Mast, Arthur, Ill., on July 17, 1965. His 30-year career as senior designer with Square D Co. took them from Cleveland, Ohio, to Columbia, S.C., and Raleigh, N.C. He retired from the company on Dec. 31, 2000, and enjoyed spending time with his wife, children and grandchildren. Survived by his wife, Mary, Columbia, S.C.; son, Jim (Jerry Stevenson), Columbia, S.C.; daughter, Suzanne (Jeff) Rapp, Elgin, S.C.; grandchildren, James Tanner, Cole Mitchell and Connor Larell Rapp; brother, Donald James Litzinger, Johnstown; sister-in-law, Mary Lois (Shaffer) Litzinger, Johnstown; brother-in-law, Robert Zwick, Cleveland, Ohio; and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents; stepmother, Gertrude Litzinger; brothers, William Dale and Wade Revere (Lois); sisters, Doris Elaine (William) Ochenrider, Zola June (Anthony) Corica and Aretta Darlene Zwick; and sister-in-law, Mary Ann (Goughnour) Litzinger. A drop-in visitation for the family will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at South Wing at Greenlawn Baptist Church, 6612 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia, S.C. (enter through the courtyard). Memorials may be made to Columbia Children’s Theater, P.O. Box 3096, Columbia, S.C. 29230; or Greenlawn Baptist Church General Fund, 6612 Garners Ferry Road, Columbia, S.C. 29209. Online condolences may be expressed at CremationSocietyNC.com.
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Beverly A. (Ling) Kocis
KOCIS – Mrs. Beverly A. (Ling), 77, died July 24, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nathan M. Kubat
KUBAT – Nathan M., 29, Johnstown, went home to be with his Lord and Savior July 23, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Charles Wesley Moonly Jr.
MOONLY – Charles Wesley Jr., Mount Pleasant, S.C., passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014.
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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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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.
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