BOSWELL — SHAULIS– Robert L., 83, Boswell, Jenner Township, went peacefully with the Lord Jan. 24, 2014, at his home surrounded by his loving family. Son of Earl and Stella (Daniels) Shaulis. Preceded in death by parents; first wife, Doris (Roddy) Shaulis; grandson, Bob Harmel; brothers, William and Richard; and sister, Louise Pritts. Survived by loving wife of 25 years, Carol (Ryniak) Vinisky-Shaulis; daughters, Beverly, married to Carl Benson, Peninsula, Ohio, and Kimberly, married to Jim Harmel, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; step- children, Joe Vinisky, with whom he resided and who cared for Bob, and Joan (Vinisky), married to Scott Pritts, Boswell; grandson, Shawn Shaulis, and wife, Tina, Peninsula, Ohio; great-grandsons, Bobby Harmel and Shawn Shaulis; sisters, Esther Roberts, Boswell, and Fern Whipkey, Berlin; numerous nieces, nephews and in-laws; and special neighbor, Georgine Suder, and her children, Tyler and Austin. Bob retired in 1985 from Ford Motor Co. in Walton Hills, Ohio. He spent his retirement years helping at Beam Cemetery and making maple syrup with Frank Bocsy. Member of Laurel Hill Gospel Tabernacle, Jennerstown. He enjoyed reading his Bible, praying, trout fishing, hunting, riding his snowmobile and making his own maple syrup. Bob was a friend to all he met. Viewing from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Hoffman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 409 Main St., Boswell. Viewing also from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Monday at Laurel Hill Gospel Tabernacle, Pastor Gary Anderson presiding. Interment, Beam Cemetery, near Gray. Donations in Bob’s memory may be sent to Laurel Hill Gospel Tabernacle, in care of Gary Anderson, 412 Allegheny St., Boswell, Pa. 15531. To express condolences, make a donation, light a candle or order flowers, visit HoffmanFuneralHomes.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.
- More Obituaries Headlines