RICHLAND — LAMBERT – Janetta Catherine (Nicodemus), 85, Richland, was called home Sept. 27, 2013, at Villa Personal Care Home. Born Aug. 13, 1928, in Hollsopple, daughter of Benjamin and Lula Mae (Shaffer) Nicodemus. Preceded in death by parents; devoted husband, Neal L., whom she married Dec. 22, 1950; beloved brother, Benny; and infant granddaughter, Angela Rose. Survived by daughter, Nealene J., married to Robert Tyger, Windber; grandsons, Brian and Jason; sisters-in-law, Sophie Nicodemus; and Mary Louise Meekins, married to William; and numerous nieces, nephews and great-nieces and -nephews who loving referred to her as “Aunt Catherine.” A 1946 graduate of Conemaugh Township High School, where she was a drum majorette. She was a seamstress for BestForm, but her greatest joy was making Halloween costumes for her grandsons, whom she adored. She lived a simple life and loved in great ways. She made time for those who needed her and was always there to listen. She saw the best in everyone and was grateful for everything. We will miss her deeply, but rejoice knowing that she is welcomed home into the loving arms of the Lord. A special thank you to the wonderful staff of the Villa for the special, loving care provided to Janetta. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Henderson Funeral Home, East Hills, 2503 Bedford St., where funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, the Rev. Keith Dunn. Interment, Kaufman Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to SmileTrain, 41 Madison Ave., New York, N.Y., 10010.
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