SEMINOLE, FLA. — PIEMONTE – Pete J., 77, passed away Monday, May 20, 2013, at Largo Medical Center, Largo, Fla. Born March 19, 1936, son of the late Filippo and Nicolina (Costa) Piemonte, Johnstown. He graduated from Johnstown High School in 1956. Pete served in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard for eight years, and spent his working life as a steelworker and then small business owner of Bubbles & Chirps Pet House in Johnstown. He and his wife, Carole, recently retired to Seminole, Fla. Survived by wife of 45 years, Carole; daughter, Marie Piemonte, Johnstown; son, Joseph (Tami) Piemonte; and daughter, Theresa Piemonte, both of St. Petersburg, Fla.; grandchildren, Ian Strawn, Phoenix, Ariz.; Amanda Reighard, St. Petersburg, Fla.; Wesley Strawn, Davidsville; and Steven Reighard, Seminole, Fla.; great-grandchildren, Bailey Ashbrook, St. Petersburg, Fla.; and Jackson Strawn, Phoenix, Ariz.; and siblings, Anthony Piemonte, Newark, Ohio; and Mary (Piemonte) Sorsaia, Jupiter, Fla. Pete was preceded in death by parents, Filippo and Nicolina; first wife, Ethel (Zabrosky) Piemonte; and brother, Michael Piemonte. Pete was a loving and devoted family man and will be sadly missed. He cherished being Pappy Pete to his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, loved working in the yard, was an avid Steelers fan, and was a dedicated volunteer and active parishioner of St. Barnabas Catholic Church. Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 24, at Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 1521 Frankstown Road, Johnstown. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 25, at St. Barnabas Catholic Church, 408 Luzon Ave., Johnstown, the Rev. Robert L. Ruston, officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in his name to a charity of your choice to help fight heart disease or Alzheimer’s disease. Arrangements in care of Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., exclusive provider of “Veterans and Family Memorial Care.” Condolences may be sent at HindmanFuneralHomes.com
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Lawrence E. Coy
COY – Lawrence E., 89, Connellsville, Pa., formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, died April 21, 2014, at home.
DRINOSKY – Eugene, 80, Portage, entered eternal rest April 21, 2014, peacefully at home.
George Felix Jr.
FELIX – George Jr., 87, Alum Bank, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Colonial Courtyard in Bedford.
Mary C. Keilman
KEILMAN – Mary C., 62, Ebensburg, born March 26, 1952, in Nanty Glo, died April 21, 2014, at home.
Barbara A. (Geiser) Knapp
KNAPP – Barbara A. (Geiser), 79, Johnstown, passed away April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
SINCAK – Michael, of Hollsopple, loving son, brother, husband and friend to all, passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Richard J. McAndrews Jr.
McANDREWS – Richard J. Jr. “Jimbo,” 57, Windber, passed away after a 2-year-battle with cancer April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Kathleen Mae Speicher
SPEICHER – Kathleen Mae, 48, Conemaugh Township, died April 20, 2014, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital.
Julia J. (Gresh) Voeghtly
VOEGHTLY – Julia J. (Gresh), 74, Johnstown, passed away peacefully April 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Palliative Care Unit.
Ruth M. Ziemba
ZIEMBA – Ruth M., 84, Cover Hill, formerly of Park Hill, went to be with the Lord April 4, 2014, at LaurelWood Care Center.
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Georgia R. Brown
BROWN – Georgia R., 90, Lincoln Highway, Bedford, died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at her home.
John R. Franko Jr.
FRANKO – John R. Jr. “Bunko,” 72, Conemaugh, died April 20, 2014, at home.
Dorothy Mae Gillman
GILLMAN – Dorothy Mae, 93, Mount Hope, went to be with her Lord April 22, 2014.
Hulda Elmira Heslop
HESLOP – Hulda Elmira, 95, formerly of Ferndale and New Paris, died April 21, 2014, at Waccamaw Community Hospital, Murrells Inlet, S.C.
Jean M. Holtz
HOLTZ – Jean M., 82, Hastings, went to be with the Lord Monday, April 21, 2014, at Golden Living-HAIDA.
Margaret Gloria Marsh
MARSH – Margaret Gloria, born Dec. 28, 1927, was called to her heavenly home April 19, 2014.
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Wayne R. Bailey
BAILEY – Wayne R., 53, South Fork, passed away unexpectedly on Good Friday, April 18, 2014, at his home.
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