EAST CONEMAUGH BOROUGH — SWEENEY – Genevieve, 97, East Conemaugh, passed away March 21, 2013, at home. Born May 29, 1915, in South Fork, daughter of the late Joseph and Antonia (Sienkiewicz) Marshall. Also preceded in death by husband, Leo Sweeney, in 1987; brothers, Frank and Edward; and sisters, Stella, Angeline and Mary. Survived by loving son, Ronald Sweeney, Mentor, Ohio; nephews, Robert Nedroski, with whom she resided in East Conemaugh; Rex Marshall, Johnstown; niece, Dolores Stringent, Virginia Beach, Va.; grandchildren, Shannon Sweeney and Shane Sweeney, Mentor, Ohio; and great-grandchildren, Michael, Marlee and Jack Sweeney, all of Mentor, Ohio. Genevieve spent the great majority of her life in Cleveland, Ohio, where she and her husband operated their own restaurant, the G&L. Soon after the death of her husband, she moved to East Conemaugh to help care for her sister, Mary, and has lived there for the past 23 years. Genevieve was a member of Church of the Transfiguration, East Conemaugh, where funeral Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Father Robert C. Hall, pastor. Committal will be held at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at All Saints Cemetery, Northfield, Ohio. Friends received from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Baker-Harris Funeral Chapel, East Conemaugh, where vigil service will be held. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.
- District Deaths March 8, 2014
Albert Lynn Boring
BORING – Albert Lynn, 53, Ebensburg, passed away Thursday, March 6, 2014, at Ebensburg Center, Sunset House.
Richard C. Claycomb
CLAYCOMB – Mr. Richard C., 72, Heritage Road, Osterburg, died Thursday, March 6, 2014, at his home.
Shelvy J. Elbertson
ELBERTSON – Shelvy J., 51, Johnstown, passed away March 6, 2014.
Gloria Jean (Dunmire) Ellsworth
ELLSWORTH – Gloria Jean (Dunmire), 75, Seward, passed away March 6, 2014, at Indiana Regional Medical Center.
Phyllis M. Faight
FAIGHT – Phyllis M., 78, Jackson Township, died March 5, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alta Jane Fox
FOX – Alta Jane, 81, Daisytown, passed away March 7, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home, Windber.
Thelma (Kearney) Kodosky
KODOSKY – Thelma “Jeannie” (Kearney), 78, Lilly, went to her eternal rest March 7, 2014.
Lois Jean (Dunmeyer) Lepley
LEPLEY – Lois Jean (Dunmeyer), 70, West Virginia, formerly of Somerset County, died March 5, 2014, at home.
REITZ – David, 76, passed away March 3, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nev.
James J. Saylor Sr.
SAYLOR – James J. Sr. “Pap,” Davidsville, died peacefully March 7, 2014, at home surrounded by family.
W. Jean (Mishler) Naugle Wingard
WINGARD – W. Jean Mishler Naugle, 85, formerly of Morgantown and Davidsville, died Wednesday, March 5, 2014.
- Today's Funerals March 8, 2014
- District Deaths March 7, 2014
GEORGE – Robert “Bob,” 71, Portage, passed away March 4, 2014, in Johnstown.
Marcella S. (Ciccotelli) Gillin
GILLIN – Marcella S. (Ciccotelli), 85, Ebensburg, passed away peacefully March 5, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
Peter Holubz Jr.
HOLUBZ – Peter Jr., 89, Johnstown, died March 5, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Lillian Marlene (Anderson) Howard
HOWARD – Lillian Marlene (Anderson), 71, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home.
KAUFMAN – Morton, 84, Westmont, lost his battle with cancer March 5, 2014.
James Guido Mastrine
MASTRINE – James Guido, 63, Ebensburg, died March 5, 2014, at home surrounded by his family.
Anna T. Pipon
PIPON – Mrs. Anna T., 99, Windber, passed away March 6, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Thomas F. Reynolds
REYNOLDS – Thomas F., 62, Tire Hill, died March 5, 2014.
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