BEDFORD — CLAYCOMB – Margaret Ann “Peggy,” 54, Arandale Street, Bedford, died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, at her residence. Born April 6, 1959, in Johnstown, daughter of the late John F. Kohler and Patricia M. (Neal) Kohler, surviving of Bedford. On Oct. 25, 1980, in Bedford, she married Jeffrey J. Claycomb, who survives along with the following family: son, Breton J. Claycomb, Bedford; daughters, Erin E. Claycomb, Germantown, Md.; and Amber M. Claycomb, Bedford; brothers, David Kohler, Scranton; John Kohler, married to the former Cathy Whysong, Pavia; James Kohler, married to the former Lorri Clark, Manns Choice; Regis Kohler, married to the former Ida MacIntyre, Montoursville; and Fred Kohler, married to the former Lisa Hartland, Manns Choice; and sister, Susan, wife of Gregory Wingard, Johnstown. Peggy was a member of St. Thomas Catholic Church, and a 1977 graduate of Chestnut Ridge High School. She worked as a manger at Graystone Court in Bedford since its opening. She was a former CCD teacher at St. Thomas Catholic Church, and a Brownie and Girl Scout leader from 1993 to 2005. She served on the advisory board for RSVP. She enjoyed traveling, home projects and being with family and friends. Peggy was a warm and caring person who always had a smile, an out reached hand and a pray full heart for anyone. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 11, at St. Thomas Catholic Church, in Bedford, with Father Donald Dusza, celebrant. Burial, St. Thomas Catholic Cemetery. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Timothy A. Berkebile Funeral Home, Bedford, where vigil for the deceased will be held at 6 p.m. Those wishing, can make memorial contributions in Peggy’s name to St. Judes Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn. 38105, or St. Thomas Catholic Church, 215 E. Penn St., Bedford, Pa. 15522. Arrangements by Timothy A. Berkebile Funeral Home, Bedford. Our online guest book is available at www.berkebilefuneralhome.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.
- Today's Funerals March 8, 2014
- 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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