LORAIN BOROUGH — LASH-SHAFFER – Eva Lynn, 61, Lorain Borough, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, at home. Born in Johnstown, she was the daughter of the late Kemp and Eva Cook of Nanty Glo. Preceded in death by sister, Priscilla Cook, and her husband, George E. Shaffer, in March 2012. Surviving are her son, Michael (Jara) Lash, Wilmore, daughter, Tina Lash, Johnstown; and granddaughter, Cate Baumgardner. Also surviving are brothers, William (Julie) Cook, Franklin, N.Y.; Michael Cook, Nanty Glo; and Kemp (Crystal) Cook, Carlisle, Pa.; and a host of nieces and nephews. Lynn was a licensed practical nurse at Arbutus Park Manor and loved the staff, patients and families she worked with. A great cook, she also loved to sew, crochet and spend time with family. She also will be dearly missed by her best buddies, her dog, Milton, and cats, Betsy and Buddy. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, at Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 1521 Frankstown Road, with a private memorial service to follow. Friends and family also may visit from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, at her residence. In lieu of flowers, please send donations in memory of Eva Lynn Lash-Shaffer to Arbutus Park Manor, 207 Ottawa St., Johnstown, Pa. 15904. Arrangements in care of Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., exclusive provider of “Veterans and Family Memorial Care.” Condolences may be sent at HindmanFuneralHomes.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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