SUMMERHILL — PCOLA – Michael Joseph, 37, Summerhill, died Nov. 7, 2012, at Conemaugh Valley Memorial Medical Center. Born May 5, 1975, in Johnstown, son of Joseph C. Jr. and Lois J. (Oswalt) Pcola. Preceded in death by father; maternal grandparents, Bill and Mary Oswalt; and paternal grandparents, Joseph Sr. and Margaret Pcola. Survived by mother, Lois J. (Oswalt) Pcola, Summerhill; sisters, Trisha, wife of Adam Cann, Flinton; Krista Pcola, Richland; Marisa, wife of Dan Palko, Summerhill; and Maria Conzo, Summerhill; nieces and nephews, Anthony, Ashley, Alisha, Adam, Addison, Aiden, Jay, Mackenzee and Kaden; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Graduate of Forest Hills High School, Class of 1994. Mike was a member of the U.S. Marine Corps, having served from 1998 to 2002, during which time he was awarded the Good Conduct Medal, Humanitarian Service Medal, Joint Meritorious Unit Award and the Rifle Sharpshooter Badge. He was pursuing a degree in criminal justice at Pennsylvania Highlands Community College. An avid Steelers fan, he also enjoyed movies, music and spending time with his family. He had a loving, caring spirit and will be greatly missed by those who loved him. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Charles O. Dimond Funeral Home Inc, South Fork, where funeral service will be held at 8 p.m., Deacon Richard Golden. Prayer service by Conemaugh Valley Detachment 287 Marine Corps League at 7 p.m. Sunday. Committal, St. Michael Catholic Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the family. (www.dimondfuneralhome.com)
- District Deaths July 25, 2014
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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- District Deaths July 24, 2014
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.
Capt. Dudley C. Hunt
HUNT – Capt. Dudley C., (retired) MPD, Washington, D.C., 77, Windber, passed away July 22, 2014, at home.
Dorothy M. (Moyer) Kepler
KEPLER – Mrs. Dorothy M. (Moyer), 90, Scottsdale, Ariz., formerly of Portage, entered into new life July 19, 2014, at Hospice of the Valley, Scottsdale.
Anna Marie Krumenacker
KRUMENACKER – Anna Marie, 85, Carrolltown, passed away July 22, 2014, at St. Jude’s Haven, Johnstown.
- Funerals July 24, 2014
BLOCK – Deborah, 62, Johnstown, died July 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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