The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

Obituaries

March 27, 2014

Beatrice I. (Blough) Eash

DAVIDSVILLE — EASH – Beatrice I. (Blough), 92, passed away March 27, 2014, at Laurel View Village, Davidsville, where she was a resident for the past 17 years. Born Sept. 19, 1921, in Conemaugh Township, Somerset County, daughter of Stephen and Effie (Sala) Blough. Preceded in death by parents; husband of 61 years, Dorsey E., on Feb. 12, 2002; an infant sister; sisters, Betty Shaffer and Margaret Updyke; brother, Virgil Blough; and son-in-law, Leon Thomas. Survived by children, Kathleen Thomas, Davidsville; Carolyn, married to Lee Pickler, Brunswick, Ohio; and Karen Eash, Bedford; grandchildren, Debra Lamberson, Joann Thomas, Marcia Martin, Jennifer Helmuth and Leif Helmuth; great-grandchildren, Kelsey, MacKenzie and Landan Thomas; Benjamin, Connaley and Zachary Martin; and Sam Roth and Victoria Gordon; sisters, Virginia Gindlesperger, Richland; and Almeda Lohr and Martha Beener, both of Jenner Township; brother, Franklin, married to Mona (Jones), Davidsville; sisters-in-law, Beulah, married to Owen Hershberger, Davidsville; and Dorothy Eash, Davidsville; and numerous nieces and nephews. Member of Kaufman Mennonite Church, Davidsville, where she taught Sunday school and was a member of the women’s sewing circle. Viewing will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Hoffman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 109 Church Road, Davidsville. Viewing also from 1 p.m. until time of service at 2 p.m. Sunday at Kaufman Mennonite Church, the Rev. Wes Yoder and the Rev. Keith Yoder, presiding. Interment, Blough Mennonite Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Beatrice’s memory may be sent to Laurel View Village Caring Fund, 2000 Cambridge Drive, Davidsville, Pa. 15928. To express condolences, make a donation, light a candle or order flowers, visit HoffmanFuneralHomes.com.

1
Text Only | Photo Reprints
Obituaries
  • District Deaths July 25, 2014

    July 24, 2014

  • Clara Murphy Bond Bell

    BELL – Clara Murphy Bond, Windsor, N.C., and Edenhouse in Bertie County, N.C., died Monday, July 21, 2014.

    July 24, 2014

  • Biller,Fred Fred G. Biller

    BILLER – Fred G., 91, Cresson, died July 24, 2014, at Our Lady of The Alleghenies Residence, Hollidaysburg.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • John R. Haywood

    HAYWOOD – John R., 82, Richland Township, went to be with the Lord July 24, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.

    July 24, 2014

  • Hull, David David G. Hull Jr.

    HULL – David G. “Too Tall” Jr., 60, South Fork, died July 23, 2014, at Windber Hospice.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Stephan Krisko

    KRISKO – Stephan “Tib,” 89, passed away July 22, 2014, at home.

    July 24, 2014

  • Muncert,Elizabeth Elizabeth Anne Muncert

    MUNCERT – Elizabeth Anne, 86, Johnstown, passed away July 23, 2014, at The Lutheran Home at Johnstown.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Schuller,Sadie Sadie Schuller

    SCHULLER – Sadie, 85, Moxham, lost her battle with cancer July 23, 2014, at home.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Mary Grace Spodinak

    SPODINAK – Mary Grace, 87, Johnstown, died July 24, 2014, at Church of the Brethren Home.

    July 24, 2014

  • Nancy L. (Adeline) Yoder

    YODER – Nancy L. (Adeline), 75, formerly of Tire Hill, died July 21, 2014, at her home at Richland Towers.

    July 24, 2014

  • Funerals July 25, 2014

    July 24, 2014

  • District Deaths July 24, 2014

    July 23, 2014

  • Thomas Barton Jr.

    BARTON – Thomas Jr., 87, Central City, died July 21, 2014, at home.

    July 23, 2014

  • Bermosk,Dorothy Dorothy B. Bermosk

    BERMOSK – Dorothy B., 87, Johnstown, passed away July 20, 2014, at Golden Living Center.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Carney,Leland Leland Doyle Carney Jr.

    CARNEY – Leland Doyle Jr. “Junior” or “Lee,” 77, Pomaria, S.C., formerly of Seward, went to be with the Lord Monday, July 21, 2014.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ernest R. Contrillo

    CONTRILLO – Ernest R., 61, Pittsburgh, formerly of Central City, died July 20, 2014.

    July 23, 2014

  • Duncan, Cecelia Cecelia C. Duncan

    DUNCAN – Cecelia C. “Sue,” 78, Johnstown, died July 22, 2014, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.

    July 23, 2014 1 Photo

  • Capt. Dudley C. Hunt

    HUNT – Capt. Dudley C., (retired) MPD, Washington, D.C., 77, Windber, passed away July 22, 2014, at home.

    July 23, 2014

  • Dorothy M. (Moyer) Kepler

    KEPLER – Mrs. Dorothy M. (Moyer), 90, Scottsdale, Ariz., formerly of Portage, entered into new life July 19, 2014, at Hospice of the Valley, Scottsdale.

    July 23, 2014

  • Anna Marie Krumenacker

    KRUMENACKER – Anna Marie, 85, Carrolltown, passed away July 22, 2014, at St. Jude’s Haven, Johnstown.

    July 23, 2014

  • Funerals July 24, 2014

    July 23, 2014

  • Black,Debbie Deborah Block

    BLOCK – Deborah, 62, Johnstown, died July 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

Poll

What is the biggest key to reducing gun violence in Johnstown?

Tackling the area's drug problem.
Controlling folks moving into city housing.
Monitoring folks in treatment centers and halfway houses.
Tougher sentencing by the court system.
More police on the streets.

     View Results