HOLLIDAYSBURG — MALONEY– Roland W., 72, Hollidaysburg, died March 21, 2014, at UPMC Altoona. Born Sept. 24, 1941, in Cresson, son of the late Robert and Margaret (Hoover) Maloney. Preceded in death by 16 brothers and sisters. Married Carol A. Reffner in 1962 in Fort Hood, Texas. Survived by his wife, with whom he shared 52 years of marriage; daughter, Kristine M. Walters, and husband, Duane, Roaring Spring; son, William R., Harrisburg; two grandchildren, Liam and Taryn; sister, Mary Smith, Ohio; and numerous nieces and nephews. Employed by the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections. Retired from the Army National Guard, having served with the regular Army from 1959-1963, where he was involved with Operation Big Lift. Member of Cresson VFW. Was a 33-year member of Phoenix Volunteer Fire Company and was known as their chef for fundraisers. Member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg, where he served as an usher. Enjoyed old cars and going to car shows and cooking for the staff at the Station Mall Dialysis Center and for other community fundraisers. Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysburg, where a vigil service will be held. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg, Father Anthony J. Legarski. Committal, Alto Reste Park. (www.sorgefuneralhome.com)
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E. Joan Davis
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Billie Josephine (LaFollette) Hodges
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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
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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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