BOSWELL — BUDZINA – Andrew John, Boswell, went to be with our Lord and Savior May 13, 2013. Son of Andrew Budzina and Elizabeth (Smith) Lesneski-Budzina. Preceded in death by parents and sisters, Helen (Budzina) Gordon, Rose (Budzina) Zorn and Veronica (Lesneski) Walker. Survived by son, Charlie Budzina, Harrisburg; daughter, Andrea, married to John Kubas Jr.; and grandson, Brady Kubas, South Fork; also sisters and brothers, Dorothy (Lesneski), married to Bill Stump, Latrobe; Martin Lesneski Jr., married to Debbie Williams, Boswell; Stephen Budzina, married to Bonnie McKelvey; and Betty (Budzina), married to Ron McKelvey, both of Jenner Township; and Mary Ann (Budzina), married to Greg Stumpf, Loma Linda Calif. Also survived by other numerous relatives. He was in the Military Army from 1959 to 1968 as a U.S. Paratrooper; was employed by Ford Motor Co., Ohio; and as a coal miner in Somerset. He worked in mental health for the past 11 years and retired from Harrisburg Hospital. He had made numerous “ugly birdhouses.” Papa Bear will be sadly missed. Viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 16, at Hoover Funeral Home, Hershey. Burial is at convenience of the family.
Peggy A. Poling
POLING – Peggy A., 64, South Fork, died after a brave battle with cancer Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
KANIUK – Steve, 77, Central City, died Dec. 7, 2013.
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Gerald C. Hoover
HOOVER – Gerald C., 79, Cambria Township, passed away Dec. 6, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Clifford August Rummel
RUMMEL– Clifford August, 68, formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, passed away Nov. 4, 2013, in Springfield, Ohio.
Phillip Zdunczyk Sr.
ZDUNCZYK – Phillip Sr., 77, Portage, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, at Windber Hospice.
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Marian F. (Hall) Abele
ABELE – Marian F. (Hall), 88, Edgewood, Ky., formerly of Johnstown, died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at Emeritus at Edgewood.
BUSHWACK – Donna, 92, Loganville, Ga., passed away Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.
Eugene Strohl Cassler
CASSLER – Eugene Strohl, 80, Everett, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Bedford Memorial Hospital.
Delores Jane Debias
DEBIAS – Delores Jane, 82, Beaufort, S.C., died Dec. 3, 2013, at her residence.
Katheleen Joyce (Diviney) Gongloff
GONGLOFF – Katheleen Joye (Diviney), 81, formerly of Twin Rocks, passed away peacefully Dec. 6, 2013, at home.
Jaclyn A. Gregorich
GREGORICH – Jaclyn A., 51, Greensburg, formerly of Robinson, died Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at Westmoreland Manor.
Andrew James Koss
KOSS – Capt. Andrew James, 33, Detroit, Mich., formerly of Woolrich, Pa., passed away Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at his home.
LETZO – Shary G., 67, New Germany, passed away peacefully in her sleep Dec. 5, 2013, at her mother’s home in Portage.
Antoinette J. (DeSalle) Luker
LUKER – Antoinette J. “Toni” (DeSalle), 77, Bolivar, passed away Dec. 6, 2013, at St. Andrew’s Village, Indiana.
Roy G. McClure
McCLURE – Roy G., 63, Travelers Rest, S.C., died Dec. 2, 2013, at home.
Joseph C. Rubis
RUBIS – Joseph C., 75, Johnstown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Charles L. Sheets
SHEETS – Charles L., 79, Stoystown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Somerset In Touch Hospice House.
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