NORTHERN CAMBRIA — SHILLING – Wilfred S. Sr. “Shorty,” 95, Northern Cambria, passed away July 30, 2013, at Golden Living Center, HAIDA. Born April 16, 1918, in Barr Township, son of Charles and Elizabeth (Lance) Schilling. Preceded in death by parents; loving wife, Jennie Mae (Selders) Shilling, who died May 5, 2003; son, Wilfred Shilling Jr.; brothers, Henry, Samuel, Louis, Francis, Andrew and Walter Schilling; and sisters, Marie Natcher, Annie Bailey and Blanche Fetterman. Survived by children, Josephine, wife of Peter Kutsick, Northern Cambria; Joe Shilling (Carol Stewart), Northern Cambria; Larry, married to the former Dianne Seigh, Hastings; Ardella Mae, wife of Harry Corle, Nicktown; and Tim, married to the former Paula Coble, Clymer; daughter-in-law, Janice (Burkey) Shilling, Patton; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Brother of Regis Schilling, Ohio; Alphonse Schilling, New York; and Helen Bishop, Ebensburg. Retired from Barnes & Tucker Mines and member of UMWA. “Shorty” also worked as a farmer and was well-known throughout the area for raising his deer. He also enjoyed bus trips, going to church picnics and playing the lottery. Member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Moriconi Funeral Home Inc., Northern Cambria. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday at Prince of Peace Church. Committal, St. Nicholas Cemetery.
- District Deaths Aug. 1, 2014
E. Joan Davis
DAVIS – E. Joan, 87, Riverside, Ohio, formerly of Johnstown, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Kettering Medical Center.
Billie Josephine (LaFollette) Hodges
HODGES – Billie Josephine (LaFollette), 79, Boswell, Jenner Township, formerly of Gadsden, Ala., passed away July 27, 2014, at Windber Hospice from complications of cancer.
KOONTZ – Judy A., 67, Keedysville, Md., passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Md., after a long battle with lymphoma cancer.
Sherry L. Nagy
NAGY – Sherry L., 49, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at home.
Kenneth A. Naugle
NAUGLE – Kenneth A., 94, Johnstown, died July 30, 2014, at his home.
Richard John Peterson
PETERSON – Richard John, 49, Johnstown, passed away Monday evening, July 28, 2014, at Conemaugh Hospital.
Evelyn F. Vitalie
VITALIE – Evelyn F., 75, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at her home.
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Paul Radnoti Sr.
RADNOTI – Paul Sr., 80, passed away July 13, 2014, in Hebron, Ind.
Samuel R. Saia
SAIA – Samuel R., 90, Johnstown, died July 29, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alex J. Stavish
STAVISH – Alex J., 90, Northern Cambria, died July 29, 2014, at Miners Medical Center Hastings.
Margaret R. (Shaffer) Hemminger
HEMMINGER – Margaret R. “Margie” (Shaffer), 93, formerly of Jenner Township, died July 29, 2014, at Meadow View Nursing Center, Berlin.
Carol R. (Schloski) Groleau
GROLEAU – Carol R. (Schloski), 56, Goshen, Mass., lost her battle with cancer July 16, 2014. Born Dec. 25, 1957, in Colver, she was the daughter of John and Olive (Spotts) Schloski.
George J. Stapinsky
STAPINSKY – George J. “Doodie” or “Hey You,” 85, Fort Hill, formerly of Windber, died July 30, 2014, at In Touch Hospice, Somerset.
- District Deaths July 31, 2014
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- District Deaths July 30, 2014
Patricia L. Bakale
BAKALE – Patricia L, 81, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord July 28, 2014.
Stephen A. Christy
CHRISTY – Stephen A., 65, Johnstown, died July 28, 2014, at home surrounded by family and friends.
CUSTER – Margaret “Peggy,” 69, Johnstown, passed away July 29, 2014, at Laurelwood Care Center.
Kathleen L. Geiser
GEISER – Kathleen L., 84, Oakland, died July 29, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
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