JOHNSTOWN — SOWERBROWER – Doris J., 71, Johnstown, died May 16, 2013, at home. Born Sept. 6, 1941, in Johnstown, daughter of the late Charles W. and A. Mildred (Leaper) Sowerbrower. Preceded in death by siblings, William Leaper, Marjorie Seminsky, A. Dean Sowerbrower, Frederick J. Sowerbrower and Raymond Sowerbrower, and infant siblings, Charles and Janet Sowerbrower. Survived by siblings, Shirley Leaper, widow of William, Levittown; Edward (Evelyn) Sowerbrower, Johnstown; Beverly Penrod, Johnstown; Sherry Sowerbrower, widow of Raymond; Margaret “Peg,” married to Clayton Irish, Gladwyn, Mich.; Judith, married to Daniel Ritchey; Ronald (Patricia) Sowerbrower, Johnstown; Donald (Deborah) Sowerbrower, Deltona, Fla.; Linda Sowerbrower, widow of Frederick, Elton; and Dolores Sowerbrower, widow of A. Dean, Jacksonville, Ark. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Doris was an office administrator for Zion Lutheran Church. Member of Morrellville Church of the Brethren. At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing. Friends are invited to a memorial service at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 1, at Morrellville Church of the Brethren, Pastor John Manges, officiating. Arrangements in care of Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 146 Chandler Ave., exclusive provider of “Veterans and Family Memorial Care.” Condolences may be made at HindmanFuneralHomes.com.
- District Deaths April 17, 2014
Zachary Gordon Alan Andrews
ANDREWS – Zachary Gordon Alan, 21, Johnstown, was called home April 13, 2014.
Ray H. Clites
CLITES – Ray H., 93 , Westmont, died April 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Beverly J. Hoover
HOOVER – Beverly J., 75, Johnstown, was received into heaven April 16, 2014.
Joseph Samuel Kuhar Jr.
KUHAR – Joseph Samuel Jr. “Joey,” 64, passed away April 11, 2014, at home, in Salt Lake City, Utah.
Charles M. Lambert
LAMBERT – Charles M., 87, Central City, passed away April 14, 2014, at home.
Betty L. Lydic
LYDIC – Betty L., 88, Johnstown, died April 15, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Stella A. Ponchek
PONCHEK – Stella A., 92, East Conemaugh, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Pauline L. Turchetta
TURCHETTA – Pauline L., 84, Cresson, died April 15, 2014, at Garvey Manor, Hollidaysburg.
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Boyd Merle Akers Jr.
AKERS – Boyd Merle Jr., 90, Lower Yoder, died April 15, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Philip Joseph Baldacchino
BALDACCHINO – Philip Joseph, 87, Carrolltown, died April 14, 2014.
Grace (Deitke) Davis
DAVIS – Grace (Deitke), 90, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Cynthia Jayne Eisler
EISLER – Cynthia Jayne, 59, Somerset, formerly of Wilbur, went home April 13, 2014, at Somerset Hospice House.
James E. Foster
FOSTER – James E., 86, Johnstown, died April 13, 2014.
Alice M. Goller
GOLLER – Alice M., 94, Presbyterian Home, died April 13, 2014, at Presbyterian Home.
M. Elayne Gooderham
GOODERHAM – M. Elayne, 78, Altoona, died April 14, 2014.
Edward Carl Harbart
HARBART – Edward Carl “Duger,” 90, Richland Township, died April 15, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
Edward J. Harris
HARRIS – Edward J. “Ed,” 83, Fairfax, Va., passed away April 7, 2014, at home.
MASON – Dorothy, 66, Portage, formerly of Northern Cambria, died April 15, 2014, at Maple Winds Care Center, Portage.
Clifford Eugene Sharp Jr.
SHARP – Clifford Eugene Jr., 71, passed away peacefully April 5, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
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