JOHNSTOWN — KEITH – Barbara G., 64, Johnstown, died Oct. 9, 2013, at her home. Born Jan. 26, 1949, daughter of Dewey John and Annabelle Frederick. Preceded in death by father; granddaughter, Emily Catherine Keith; and brother, Terry Kauffman. Survived by mother, Annabelle Kauffman, Johnstown; husband, Albert D. Keith Sr., whom she was married to for 43 years; children, Albert Jr., Florida; Suzanne (Brian) Zevorich, Sidman; and Erin (Marty) Hobbs, Maryland; grandchildren, Albert III, Austin and Gillian Keith; Bridget, Ariel and Joseph Zevorich; and Madeline, Abigail and Hadley Hobbs; brothers, Barry and Larry Kauffman; and sister, Sherri (Ed) Fox, all of Johnstown. Also survived by brothers-in-law, Jay (Carol) Keith Sr., Johnstown; and Sherman Miller, Portage; sisters-in-law, Doris Faith, Johnstown; and Kay (David) Bennett, Rantowl, Ill.; and many nieces, nephews and cousins who she dearly loved. Formerly employed with her husband in Keith’s Floor Care Service. She was a 1966 graduate of Johnstown High School. Barb loved children, especially her grandchildren. She loved baking, making candy and playing games with them. They were her pride and joy. Member of Ferndale United Methodist Church. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at John Henderson Co. Funeral Home, 215 Central Ave., and from 10 a.m. until the hour of service at 11 a.m. Saturday at Ferndale United Methodist Church, Pastor’s Len Findley and John Hollis, officiating. Interment, Richland Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Barb’s name to Ferndale United Methodist Church Children/Youth Programs.
Gladys M. Stombaugh
STOMAUGH – Gladys M., 94, Portage, went to be with the Lord Dec. 11, 2013.
Maureen S. Plummer
PLUMMER – Maureen S., 69, Sidman, passed away Dec. 10, 2013, at Windber Hospice.
Joseph A. Pettinato
PETTINATO – Joseph A., 86, of New Brighton, N.Y., a retired letter carrier, World War II Navy veteran and devoted family man, died Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at Eger Health Care & Rehabilitation Center, where he had resided since May of this year.
A. Martha (Eash) Thomas
THOMAS – A. Martha (Eash), 94, Saylor School Road, Hollsopple, went peacefully to be with the Lord Dec. 11, 2013, at Laurel View Village.
GRAFFIUS – Robert “Parker,” 15, Madison, W.Va., born April 8, 1998, son of Robert Russell III and Regina Orosz Graffius, went home to be with the Lord Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013.
Naomi R. Costello
COSTELLO – Naomi R., 91, Davidsville, died Dec. 11, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Hospital.
Rose A. Hancharik
HANCHARIK – Rose A., 75, Richland Township, died Dec. 5, 2013, at LaurelWood Care Center.
THOMAS – Amandus “Mandy,” 91, Hastings, passed away peacefully at home Dec. 12, 2013, surrounded by his loving family.
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Lois L. Rager
RAGER – Lois L., 83, Johnstown, died Dec. 11, 2013, at St. Jude’s Haven surrounded by her friends and caregivers who loved her very much
CHAPMAN – Darlene, 58, Hayes, Va., formerly of Beaverdale, passed away Dec. 9, 2013
H. Matthew Gearhart
GEARHART - H. Matthew IV, 36, Mineral Point, passed away Dec. 9, 2013, as a result of an asthma attack.
Doris (Hysong) Anderson
ANDERSON – Doris (Hysong), 91, New Florence, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013, at Sunrise of Abington, Abington.
Ralph E. Botteicher
BOTTEICHER – Ralph E., 94, Derry, formerly of Johnstown, passed away Dec. 10, 2013, at the home of his granddaughter.
Jean Grace (Emerson) Fair
FAIR – Jean Grace (Emerson), 97, Petoskey, Mich., formerly of Nanty Glo, passed away Sunday, Dec. 8, 2013, at Bay Bluffs, in Harbor Springs, Mich.
ROMAGNA – Margaret “Margee,” 89, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Ebensburg, passed away Dec. 10, 2013, at Nason Hospital, Roaring Spring.
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Jean V. (Cleimer) DiValentone
DiVALENTONE – Jean V. (Cleimer), 75, Boswell, died Dec. 10, 2013, at her home.
Anthony G. Bongiovanni
BONGIOVANNI – Anthony G. “Nino,” 84, Johnstown, died Dec. 9, 2013, at the Hollidaysburg Veterans Home.
BOXLER – Sylvester “Dwayne,” 73, Fayetteville, formerly of Mineral Point, went to his heavenly home Monday, Dec. 9, 2013.
William E. Barron
BARRON – William E., 79, Bethlehem, passed away Dec. 9, 2013.
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