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.
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.
Treena Burkett Roddy
RODDY – Treena Burkett, 43, Somerset, went to be with the Lord Dec. 10, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
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Jean Kennedy Budlong
BUDLONG – Jean Kennedy, 85, Windber and Indian Lake, died Dec. 9, 2013, at Windber Hospice, Windber.
Phyllis V. Reese Fuller
REESE FULLER – Phyllis V., 94, Lower Alsace Township, formerly of Shillington and Davidsville, passed away Dec. 8, 2013, at 9:07 a.m. in her home.
Michele Ann (Burns) Claycomb
CLAYCOMB – Michele Ann (Burns), 66, Lorain Borough, passed away Dec. 9, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center after a brief battle with cancer.
Richard E. Pearson
PEARSON – Richard E., 84, Chambersburg, and formerly of Fairfax, Va., passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at his home with his wife of 32 years at his side.
Margaret M. Bunda
BUNDA – Margaret M., 83, Johnstown, went into the loving arms of our Lord Dec. 9, 2013, at home with her family and friends by her side.
Ellen (Schwarting) Merker
MERKER – Ellen (Schwarting), 89, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, in Davidsville.
Russell W. Moehler
MOEHLER – Russell W., “Ducky,” 98, Woodvale, died Dec. 10, 2013, at the Atrium Manor.
Ronald E. Moskey Sr.
MOSKEY – Ronald E. Sr., 75, Jennerstown, died Dec. 9, 2013, at home.
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