The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

Obituaries

July 30, 2013

Wilfred S. Shilling Sr.

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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