RICHLAND TOWNSHIP — ALWINE – Marlin L., 89, Richland Township, died May 4, 2013, at Allegheny Lutheran Home. Born Sept. 23, 1923, in Somerset County, son of Edwin I. and Florence I. (Shaffer) Alwine. Preceded in death by parents, and sisters, Ruth Shirey, Esther Shirey, Erma Smith and Edna Maynard. Survived by wife, former Catherine Lape; children, Susan Brandau, Richland, and Gary (Charlotte Kee), Winston-Salem, N.C.; and grandchildren, Rachael Brandau, Jonathan Brandau and Hope Alwine. He was a member of Mount Calvary Lutheran Church. Marlin was a retired electrical engineer from Bethlehem Steel Corp. He graduated from the University of Pittsburgh with a B.S. in electrical engineering. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and gardening. He was a U.S. Navy veteran serving aboard the USS Mertz in the Pacific Theater during World War II. He was awarded nine battle stars. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Henderson Funeral Home, East Hills, 2503 Bedford St., and 10 a.m. until the hour of service at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Mount Calvary Lutheran Church, Pastor Custead, officiating. Interment, Forest Lawn Cemetery, where military rites will be conducted by Conemaugh Valley Detachment 287, Marine Corps League. Family suggests memorial contributions to Mount Calvary Lutheran Church.
- Today's Funerals April 16, 2014
- District Deaths April 16, 2014
Delores E. Benito
BENITO – Delores E. “Honey,” 72, Johnstown, died April 11, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Phillip E. Cadwallader
CADWALLADER – Phillip E., 88, Portage, entered into new life April 11, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Joan Mary (DeBiase) DeLisa
DeLISA – Joan Mary (DeBiase), 72, Richland, passed away peacefully April 14, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daniel D. Emeigh
EMEIGH – Daniel D., 73, Northern Cambria, died April 12, 2014, at home.
LEEPER – Robert, 78, Johnstown, passed away April 13, 2014, at home.
Robert W. Stephens
STEPHENS – Robert W., 70, Johnstown, died April 13, 2014, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital.
Anna J. Treimer
TREIMER – Anna J., 80, Moxham, passed away April 13, 2014.
Richard T. Weimer Jr.
WEIMER – Richard “Rick” T. Jr., 69, New Florence, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014, at home.
YAROSH – Anna, 89, Portage, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
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Roy Edgar Layman
LAYMAN – Roy Edgar, 98, Maple Winds/Autumn’s View, Portage, formerly of Palestine Road, Salix, passed peacefully to his reward on April 11, 2014.
Mary M. Ross
ROSS – Mrs. Mary M., 94, Church of the Brethren Home, formerly of Central City, went to be with the Lord April 12, 2014.
Ann H. Orris
ORRIS – Ann H., 72, Johnstown, died April 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Deovaux Holdsworth Jr.
HOLDSWORTH – Deovaux “Joe” Jr., 75, Homer City, passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.
Dean L. Fetzer
FETZER – Dean L., 91, Jackson Township, entered into a new life April 12, 2014, surrounded by his family.
Betty Louise (Stover) Westover
WESTOVER – Betty Louise (Stover), 85, Carrolltown, formerly of La Jose, died April 12, 2014, at Golden Living Center Haida, Hastings, with her children at her side.
Jeannette (Baker) Tavernini
TAVERNINI – Mrs. Jeannette (Baker), 75, Casselberry, Fla., formerly of Portage, entered into new life April 12, 2014, at home.
John J. Branas
BRANAS – John J., 67, Portage, passed away April 12, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
Mary A. Liptak
LIPTAK – Mary A., 92, Johnstown, passed away April 13, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Gaynelle A. Ivory
IVORY – Gaynelle A., 73, Hastings, died April 12, 2014, at Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh.
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