WINDBER — GARWOOD – Michael Eric, 47, Quemahoning Towers, Windber, died Oct. 5, 2013, at home. Born Sept. 1, 1966, in Windber, son of Frank Garwood and Wanda (Holsopple) Kimmel-Van. Preceded in death by father. Survived by mother, and these siblings: Phyllis, married to Rich Harmon, Mechanicsburg; Jeff, married to Susan (Schrock) Darr, Somerset; and Joe, married to Tara Kimmel, Hooversville. Also survived by nephews and nieces, Craig Harmon, Daniel (Andrea) Harmon and Taya, Natalie and Kyra Kimmel, and great-nieces and great-nephews, Avery, Connor, Ryker and Silas Harmon. Also survived by numerous friends at Cambria Care Center and Quemahoning Towers. Michael was a member of St. Thomas Lutheran Church, where he played third base for the church’s championship softball teams. He attended Conemaugh Township Area School and was a 1985 graduate of Johnstown Vo-Tech. He was a former member of Hollsopple Sportsman’s Club and enjoyed hunting, four-wheeling, word searches, picnics with family and friends and being outdoors. Michael was an avid Pirates and Steelers fan and enjoyed going to Pirates games or watching them on TV with Mom. He was formerly employed by Jack Brown Wholesale and Tableland Workshop. Family receiving friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at George E. Mason Funeral Home Inc., Davidsville, and from 10 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Friday at St. Thomas Lutheran Church, Pastor Nila Cogan and Pastor Gerald Myers, officiating. Interment, St. Thomas Cemetery. Those who wish please make donations to the Epilepsy Foundation or St. Thomas Lutheran Church.
SINCAK – Michael, of Hollsopple, loving son, brother, husband and friend to all, passed away peacefully April 10, 2014, with his beloved wife by his side at UPMC Shadyside Hospital, after fighting a valiant battle with cancer.
Ruth N, Jury Hillegas
HILLEGAS – Ruth N. Jury, 85, Berlin, died April 24, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Gilda Ann Galbraith
GALBRAITH – Gilda Ann, 86, Bolivar, passed away April 24, 2014 at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
Terrence Celestine McDermott
McDERMOTT – Terrence Celestine, 77, Kearneysville, W.Va., passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at Winchester Medical Center.
Stephen G. Dadey
DADEY – Stephen G., 58, Upper Yoder Township, passed away April 23, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Amelia B. Alberti
ALBERTI – Amelia B., 98, Johnstown, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, April 23, 2014, at Allegheny Lutheran Home.
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Lawrence E. Coy
COY – Lawrence E., 89, Connellsville, Pa., formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, died April 21, 2014, at home.
DRINOSKY – Eugene, 80, Portage, entered eternal rest April 21, 2014, peacefully at home.
George Felix Jr.
FELIX – George Jr., 87, Alum Bank, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 20, 2014, at Colonial Courtyard in Bedford.
Mary C. Keilman
KEILMAN – Mary C., 62, Ebensburg, born March 26, 1952, in Nanty Glo, died April 21, 2014, at home.
Barbara A. (Geiser) Knapp
KNAPP – Barbara A. (Geiser), 79, Johnstown, passed away April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
SINCAK – Michael, of Hollsopple, loving son, brother, husband and friend to all, passed away peacefully April 10, 2014.
Richard J. McAndrews Jr.
McANDREWS – Richard J. Jr. “Jimbo,” 57, Windber, passed away after a 2-year-battle with cancer April 22, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Kathleen Mae Speicher
SPEICHER – Kathleen Mae, 48, Conemaugh Township, died April 20, 2014, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital.
Julia J. (Gresh) Voeghtly
VOEGHTLY – Julia J. (Gresh), 74, Johnstown, passed away peacefully April 21, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center, Palliative Care Unit.
Ruth M. Ziemba
ZIEMBA – Ruth M., 84, Cover Hill, formerly of Park Hill, went to be with the Lord April 4, 2014, at LaurelWood Care Center.
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Georgia R. Brown
BROWN – Georgia R., 90, Lincoln Highway, Bedford, died Sunday, April 20, 2014, at her home.
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