ROXBURY — HELLER – Janet Kay, 65, the Roxbury section of Johnstown, entered into eternity Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at home. She was born March 25, 1948, in Summit Mills, daughter of the late Ellis Edward and Alma Anna (Ross) Pritts. She was a 1966 graduate of the Salisbury–Elk Lick High School. On Sept. 20, 1969, she married Pastor Ernest Heller, who survives. Also surviving are daughter, Rosanna Kay, at home; son, Kristian Ernest, Petersburg, Va.; and daughter, Susanna Margaret, at home. Preceded in death by brothers, Ralph and William “Gloe,” and sister-in-law, Pearl. Survived by brothers, Ellis Jr., and wife, Shirley, Lancaster, and Ray, and wife, Jeanette, Elyria, Ohio, and sisters, Eunice, and husband, Harry Walter, Friedens; Rose Ellen Pritts, Berlin; and Carol, and husband, Leslie Kyle, Meyersdale. Also survived by six nephews, 11 nieces, 18 great-nephews, 14 great-nieces, 11 great-great-nephews, eight great-great-nieces, two great great-great-nephews and one great-great-great-niece. She was a member of Roxbury St. Paul’s United Methodist Church. Friends will be received at Roxbury United Methodist Church, 160 Derby St. (Roxbury), Johnstown, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22. Funeral service will be held at the Roxbury St. Paul’s Church at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 23, Pastor Bruce Griffith will officiate. Interment, Richland Cemetery, Richland Township. Donations may be made to Horizon Hospice, 309 E. Plank Road, Suite 100, Altoona, Pa. 16602-4111. Arrangements by Meek & Dalla Valle Funeral Home Inc., Windber.
- 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.
Edward James Clark
CLARK – Edward James, 89, Johnstown, formerly of Minersville, died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicole Lyn Eskridge
ESKRIDGE – Nicole Lynn, 24, Linden, Va., passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014.
Jeffery Lynn Flick
FLICK – Jeffery Lynn, 58, Seattle, Wash., formerly of Hollsopple, passed on July 3, 2014, in Seattle.
Elizabeth J. Knapik
KNAPIK – Elizabeth J. “Bethann,” 75, Northern Cambria, passed away July 21, 2014, at UPMC Altoona.
Christopher Shawn Reed
REED – Christopher Shawn, 22, Windber, died July 20, 2014.
Violet Marie (Snyder) Shaffer-Eastlake
SHAFFER-EASTLAKE – Violet Marie (Snyder), 90, Hidden Valley Road, Conemaugh Township, Somerset County, died July 22, 2014.
Teresa L. Smith
SMITH – Teresa L., 50, Johnstown, died July 19, 2014, at her residence.
TURNER – Rosemary, 91, formerly of Johnstown and Woodville, Ohio, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Genoa Care Center, Genoa, Ohio.
Mary Ann (Guzic) Walter
WALTER – Mary Ann (Guzic), 77, Lilly, went to her eternal rest July 21, 2014, surrounded by her family at her residence.
- Funerals July 23, 2014
- District Deaths July 22, 2014
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