SOMERSET — LEER – Helen Laferne, 73, Somerset, died Sept. 5, 2013, at Somerset Hospital. Born Nov. 23, 1939, in Somerset, daughter of Earl H. Weimer and Mary Grace (Knepper). Preceded in death by parents; husband, Wilbert Clyde Leer Jr., who died March 3, 1991; brother, William Weimer; and infant brother, George. Survived by sons, Michael T. Leer, Somerset; David S. Leer, married to the former Melanie Nicklow, Somerset; Carl E. Leer, married to the former Kathy Cunningham, Sidman; and James A. Leer, married to the former Alison Shaw, Somerset; and grandchildren, Alex, Bethany, Hope, Julie and Lincoln. Sister of Ann Burns, Erie; Jay Weimer, Somerset; Dave Weimer, and wife, Judy, Somerset; Fred Weimer, and wife, Nancy, Irwin; and Joseph Weimer, and wife, Sue, Somerset; and sister-in-law, Arlene Weimer, Somerset. Helen was a graduate of Somerset High School. She worked until her retirement as an LPN for Siemon’s Lakeview Manor. Member of Milford United Methodist Church and Red Hats. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Hauger-Zeigler Funeral Home, Somerset, and from 9 a.m. until the time of funeral service at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 9, at Milford United Methodist Church, Somerset, the Rev. John Phipps, officiating. Contributions may be made to Milford United Methodist Church, 368 Bando Road, Somerset, Pa. 15501. (www.haugerzeigler.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.
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- 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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