JOHNSTOWN — RERKO – Vivian Ruth, 83, Johnstown, died Oct. 5, 2012, in Monroeville, with her daughters, Denise and Patricia, by her side. Born Feb. 15, 1929, in Johnstown, daughter of John and Mary (Horvath) Conjack. Preceded in death by parents; husband of 46 years, James Rerko; brother, Raymond; and sister-in-law, Barbara. She leaves, with broken hearts, her children, Denise (Sam) Hendren, Keeseville, N.Y.; James (Iris), Fayetteville, N.C.; Robert, Boonsboro, Md.; Patricia (Jerry) Eisenberg, Monroeville; and David (Laurie), Frederick, Md.; grandchildren, Aaron and Rachel Eisenberg, Monroeville; and Katie and Christopher, Fredrick, Md.; and sister, Dorothy, Palos Park, Ill. She also leaves behind many nieces and nephews. She was a longtime member of St. Clement Catholic Church. Vivian was so happy to celebrate her sister Dorothy’s 90th birthday at a gala weekend hosted by her nephew in May with many of the family in attendance. Vivian was proud of her children and will be remembered as a kind and loving mother, grandmother and sister. Friends will be received from noon until time of service at 1 p.m. Saturday at Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc., 710 Broad St., Father William E. Rosenbaum, officiating. Inurnment, Grandview Cemetery. Our mother loved fresh flowers but believed they were for the living. We suggest the in lieu of sending flowers for the funeral, please send or take a bouquet to someone you love in her memory. Condolences can be sent to the family at ozogfh.com.
- District Deaths April 16, 2014
Boyd Merle Akers Jr.
AKERS – Boyd Merle Jr., 90, Lower Yoder, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Philip Joseph Baldacchino
BALDACCHINO – Philip Joseph, 87, Carrolltown, died April 14, 2014.
Grace (Deitke) Davis
DAVIS – Grace (Deitke), 90, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Cynthia Jayne Eisler
EISLER – Cynthia Jayne, 59, Somerset, formerly of Wilbur, went home April 13, 2014, at Somerset Hospice House.
James E. Foster
FOSTER – James E., 86, Johnstown, died April 13, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
M. Elayne Gooderham
GOODERHAM – M. Elayne, 78, Altoona, died April 14, 2014.
Edward Carl Harbart
HARBART – Edward Carl “Duger,” 90, Richland Township, died April 15, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Edward J. Harris
HARRIS – Edward J. “Ed,” 83, Fairfax, Va., passed away April 7, 2014, at home.
MASON – Dorothy, 66, Portage, formerly of Northern Cambria, died April 15, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center, Portage.
Clifford Eugene Sharp Jr.
SHARP – Clifford Eugene Jr., 71, passed away peacefully April 5, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
Erma I. Shaw
SHAW – Erma I., 97, passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014, at her home In Ickesburg, Pa.
Robert S. Walters
WALTERS – Robert S., 75, Johnstown, passed away April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Timothy Alan Wess
WESS – Timothy Alan, 46, New Germany, died April 15, 2014, at home, surrounded by loved ones.
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- District Deaths April 15, 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.
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