RICHMOND, VA. — WINALSKI– Mary Louise “Marlu,” 85, died peacefully Oct. 23, 2012. As in life, she was surrounded by her loving friends at the time of her passing. Preceded in death by husband, Bob Winalski; mother, Catherine Yuhas; and uncle, John Yuhas. Born and raised in Johnstown, and had been a resident of Richmond, Va., for more than 40 years. Marlu retired from Hamlet Homeowners Condominium Association, where she had worked as the on-site manager for more than 35 years. She was a gifted artist, avid master gardener and a devoted volunteer at St. Bridget Catholic Church and Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens. She lived her life with integrity, honesty, kindness and humor. Marlu leaves behind many devoted friends. She was especially grateful to her closest friends for their loving care and support during her final days. Heartfelt gratitude goes out to Monsignor William Carr, Father Brian Capuano and Father David Stanfill for all their prayers and blessings during her illness. Mass of Resurrection will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at St. Bridget Catholic Church, Richmond, Va. Graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at St. Emerich Catholic Cemetery, Johnstown. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in Marlu’s name to St. Bridget Catholic Church, 6006 Three Chopt Road, Richmond, Va. 23226, or Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens, 1800 Lakeside Ave., Richmond, Va. 23228. Arrangements by Biley’s Funeral Home, Richmond.
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Patricia L. Bakale
BAKALE – Patricia L, 81, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord July 28, 2014.
Stephen A. Christy
CHRISTY – Stephen A., 65, Johnstown, died July 28, 2014, at home surrounded by family and friends.
CUSTER – Margaret “Peggy,” 69, Johnstown, passed away July 29, 2014, at Laurelwood Care Center.
Kathleen L. Geiser
GEISER – Kathleen L., 84, Oakland, died July 29, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Elaine Jean (Hamilton) Klayko
KLAYKO – Elaine Jean (Hamilton), 65, Lilly, died at peace Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at her home.
MATIJEVICH – Nicholas, 88, Johnstown, formerly of Pittsburgh, died July 28, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Daisy "Doodles" Miller
MILLER – Daisy “Doodles,” aged 16 years, was released from this life into the next on Sunday, July 27, 2014, surrounded by her loving family, Dorene and Ian Miller, Andrea Brooks, and Jayme Brooks.
Ethel M. Miller
MILLER – Ethel M., 95, Ebensburg, formerly of Barnesboro, died July 29, 2014, at her home with her daughter, Patty, by her side.
Andrea Lynn (Lonas) Peters
PETERS – Andrea Lynn (Lonas), 46, Bolivar, passed into the arms of our Lord on July 28, 2014, in the palliative care unit of Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital.
Mirrel Oliver Plummer Sr.
PLUMMER – Mirrel Oliver Sr., 75, Portage, passed away July 27, 2014, at home.
Mary Ann (Sedor) Shedlock
SHEDLOCK – Mary Ann (Sedor), 87, a resident of St. Benedict Manor, formerly of Revloc and Ebensburg, passed away July 28, 2014, at the manor.
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Michele L. Bernat
BERNAT – Michele L., 45, Mundys Corner, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Benjamin Martin Hadix
HADIX – Benjamin Martin, 33, Johnstown, went to his eternal peace in the arms of Jesus July 24, 2014.
Ethel L. Phenicie
PHENICIE – Mrs. Ethel L., 96, Windber, passed away July 27, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicholas D. Steinkirchner
STEINKIRCHNER – Nicholas D., 32, Jennerstown, died Sunday, July 20, 2014, in Brevard County, Fla.
Linda A. Sral
SRAL – Linda A., 68, Portage, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Ruth F. Huff
HUFF – Ruth F., 80, Sidman, died July 27, 2014, at her residence.
Margaret A. Miske
MISKE – Margaret A., 80, Johnstown, passed away July 27, 2014, at the Allegheny Lutheran Home.
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