JOHNSTOWN — GUYER – Betty L., 94, Johnstown, passed away peacefully the evening of Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at Johnstown’s Memorial Hospital. She was born in Johnstown on Oct. 6, 1918, the first child of the late Russell K. and Beatrice J. (Mangus) Bosley. On Nov. 8, 1941, she married Jay R. Guyer in Johnstown. He preceded her in death on June 2, 1987. She was a graduate of the former Dale High School, Class of 1936, as was her husband, Jay. In her early years, she was an employee of Glosser Bros. Department Store. She and Jay were members of Westmont Presbyterian Church for many years. After her marriage, she was content to be a loving and devoted wife, mother, homemaker and excellent cook. Betty spent her last days under excellent care at the Presbyterian Home of Johnstown. Betty is survived by two sons, Jeffrey D. “Denny,” married to Sandra, Bedford, and Rodney L. “Roddy,” Forestville, Calif. She also is survived by four grandchildren, Dale S. Guyer, Johnstown; Aaron K. Guyer, Garner, N.C.; Bethany L. Alberter, Johnstown; and Stephanie J. Fassinger, Pittsburgh. She also is survived by five great-grandchildren, Ryan, Emily, Lucas, Samuel and Elsie. Brother, Ronald, Johnstown, and sisters, Nina, Hilton Head, S.C., and Carol, Tulsa, Okla., survive. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jay; a son, Timothy J., and his wife, Janice E. (Goebert); and a brother, Eugene K. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at John Henderson Co. Funeral Home, 215 Central Ave., where funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, the Rev. Bruce Cadenhead, officiating. Interment, Grandview Cemetery.
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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.
Sarah G. Balzano
BALZANO – Sarah G., 87, Dysart, died April 20, 2014, at UPMC Altoona.
Michael Coleman Barabas
BARABAS – Michael Coleman, 75, Johnstown, was called home to be with his Lord and Savior surrounded by his loving family April 21, 2014, at home.
Richard N. Handel
HANDEL – Richard N., 72, Portage, passed away April 17, 2014, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh.
KLINE – Roseann, 84, Ebensburg, passed away suddenly April 19, 2014, at home.
Bobby Gene Lambert
LAMBERT – Bobby Gene, 72, Shanksville, died April 20, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
Ann M. Lashinsky
LASHINSKY – Mrs. Ann M., 94, Windber, went to be with the Lord April 21, 2014, at St. Jude’s Haven, Elton, Pa.
Ruth V. Parkinson
PARKINSON – Ruth V., 86, Johnstown, passed away April 20, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home.
RISHELL – Joseph “Bud,” 76, Eighth Ward, formerly of East Conemaugh Borough, passed away April 20, 2014.
Amanda N. Sherry-Griffon
SHERRY-GRIFFON – Amanda N., 30, Northern Cambria, passed away April 19, 2014.
George William Smith
SMITH – George William “Smitty Bill” “Pap,” 81, Sidman, died suddenly Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014.
Carol A. Vladic
VLADIC – Carol A., 74, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Johnstown, went to be with the Lord Saturday, April 19, 2014.
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