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.
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Edward James Clark
CLARK – Edward James, 89, Johnstown, formerly of Minersville, died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Nicole Lyn Eskridge
ESKRIDGE – Nicole Lynn, 24, Linden, Va., passed away Saturday, July 19, 2014.
Jeffery Lynn Flick
FLICK – Jeffery Lynn, 58, Seattle, Wash., formerly of Hollsopple, passed on July 3, 2014, in Seattle.
Elizabeth J. Knapik
KNAPIK – Elizabeth J. “Bethann,” 75, Northern Cambria, passed away July 21, 2014, at UPMC Altoona.
Christopher Shawn Reed
REED – Christopher Shawn, 22, Windber, died July 20, 2014.
Violet Marie (Snyder) Shaffer-Eastlake
SHAFFER-EASTLAKE – Violet Marie (Snyder), 90, Hidden Valley Road, Conemaugh Township, Somerset County, died July 22, 2014.
Teresa L. Smith
SMITH – Teresa L., 50, Johnstown, died July 19, 2014, at her residence.
TURNER – Rosemary, 91, formerly of Johnstown and Woodville, Ohio, died Saturday, July 19, 2014, at Genoa Care Center, Genoa, Ohio.
Mary Ann (Guzic) Walter
WALTER – Mary Ann (Guzic), 77, Lilly, went to her eternal rest July 21, 2014, surrounded by her family at her residence.
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H. Ross Blackburn
BLACKBURN – H. Ross, 87, Richland Township, died peacefully surrounded by family and friends July 20, 2014.
Lois Ann (Malonek) Holgash
HOLGASH – Lois Ann (Malonek), entered into eternal rest July 16, 2014.
Anna (Cicmansky) Leftow
LEFTOW – Mrs. Anna (Cicmansky), 94, Kissimmee, Fla., formerly of Brooklyn, N.Y., and Windber, died peacefully July 17, 2014.
LUBERT – Helen, 88, New York City, N.Y., and Northern Cambria, passed away July 19, 2014, peacefully at home after a long battle with cancer.
Stanley J. Pinkas
PINKAS – Stanley J., 86, St. Michael, died July 20, 2014, at Forest Hills Personal Care.
Norbert J. Teklinsky
TEKLINSKY – Norbert J. “Tick,” 82, Windber, passed away July 19, 2014, following a courageous 17-year battle with cancer.
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RUSNAK – Margaret, 85, Richland, died July 20, 2014, at her residence.
Jennie B. Slaventa
SLAVENTA – Jennie B., 89, Johnstown, formerly of Richland Township, passed away July 18, 2014, at Atrium Manor.
Lawrence G. Fretzel Jr.
FRETZEL – Lawrence “Larry” G. Jr., 82, Sidman, passed away July 19, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
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