VINTONDALE — BRACKEN – Margie E., 91, Vintondale area of East Wheatfield Township, went to be with the Lord Nov. 2, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Dec. 14, 1921, in Johnstown, daughter of late Louis and Sarah (Clossin) Post. Also preceded in death by sons, Richard Gilmore and Douglas Bracken, and brothers, John, David and Ralph Post. Survived by loving husband of over 65 years, George E. Bracken. Also survived by children, Gary Bracken, and wife, Jane, Pittsburgh, and Georgette Janicsko, and husband, August, Vintondale; daughters-in-law, Klare Bracken, Warren, and Cindy Gilmore, Vintondale; grandchildren, Corey Gilmore; Heather Jones; Bethany, Ben and Christina Bracken; Dan Janicsko; and Yvonne Lingafelt; great-grandchildren, Cassandra and Richard Janicsko; Kendra Jones; Anthony Lingafelt; and Hannah Livengood; great-great-granddaughter, Serenity Newman; and brother, Edwin Post, Johnstown. Member of Blacklick Community United Methodist Church and Order of the Eastern Star, Johnstown, where she was past worthy matron. A retired school bus driver for both United and Greater Johnstown school districts, where she was the first female driver for McIlwain School Bus Lines. Friends received from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Richard C. Stuart Funeral Home, 392 E. Philadelphia St., Armagh, and 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Blacklick Community United Methodist Church, 1488 Bracken Road, Vintondale, Pastor Tom Phillips, officiating. Interment, Armagh Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at www.thestuartfuneralhomes.com.
- District Deaths March 8, 2014
Albert Lynn Boring
BORING – Albert Lynn, 53, Ebensburg, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014, at Ebensburg Center, Sunset House.
Richard C. Claycomb
CLAYCOMB – Mr. Richard C., 72, Heritage Road, Osterburg, died Thursday, March 6, 2014, at his home.
Shelvy J. Elbertson
ELBERTSON – Shelvy J., 51, Johnstown, passed away March 6, 2014.
Gloria Jean (Dunmire) Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH – Gloria Jean (Dunmire), 75, Seward, passed away March 6, 2014, at Indiana Regional Medical Center.
Phyllis M. Faight
FAIGHT – Phyllis M., 78, Jackson Township, died March 5, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alta Jane Fox
FOX – Alta Jane, 81, Daisytown, passed away March 7, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Thelma (Kearney) Kodosky
KODOSKY – Thelma “Jeannie” (Kearney), 78, Lilly, went to her eternal rest March 7, 2014.
Lois Jean (Dunmeyer) Lepley
LEPLEY – Lois Jean (Dunmeyer), 70, West Virginia, formerly of Somerset County, died March 5, 2014, at home.
REITZ – David, 76, passed away March 3, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
James J. Saylor Sr.
SAYLOR – James J. Sr. “Pap,” Davidsville, died peacefully March 7, 2014, at home surrounded by family.
W. Jean (Mishler) Naugle Wingard
WINGARD – W. Jean Mishler Naugle, 85, formerly of Morgantown and Davidsville, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
- Today's Funerals March 8, 2014
- District Deaths March 7, 2014
GEORGE – Robert “Bob,” 71, Portage, passed away March 4, 2014, in Johnstown.
Marcella S. (Ciccotelli) Gillin
GILLIN – Marcella S. (Ciccotelli), 85, Ebensburg, passed away peacefully March 5, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
Peter Holubz Jr.
HOLUBZ – Peter Jr., 89, Johnstown, died March 5, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Lillian Marlene (Anderson) Howard
HOWARD – Lillian Marlene (Anderson), 71, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home.
KAUFMAN – Morton, 84, Westmont, lost his battle with cancer March 5, 2014.
James Guido Mastrine
MASTRINE – James Guido, 63, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home surrounded by his family.
Anna T. Pipon
PIPON – Mrs. Anna T., 99, Windber, passed away March 6, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Thomas F. Reynolds
REYNOLDS – Thomas F., 62, Tire Hill, died March 5, 2014.
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