The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

Obituaries

October 20, 2013

Janet Kay Heller

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.

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