SOUTH FORK — FRAZER – Bonnie G., 78, South Fork, went to be with the Lord Oct. 14, 2013, at Windber Hospice. Born Aug. 5, 1935, in South Fork, daughter of Charles and Dorothy (Bumford) Wise. Preceded in death by parents; brother, Gaylord; and grandson, Lucas Matthew Chunta. Survived by loving husband of 56 years, Dr. Richard H. Frazer, whom she married Jan. 24, 1957; children, Kerry, wife of Keith Rager, Salix; Kelly, wife of Joe Barnouski, Sidman; Karen, wife of Donald Moss, Salix; Richard, married to Lynn George, Mount Hope; and Kristy, wife of Robert Chunta, Salix; grandchildren, Eric and Matt Rager, both of Pittsburgh; Leah Rager, U.S. Navy, UK; Sam Barnouski, married to Alicia Blessing, Carlisle; Kayla Barnouski, wife of Jesse Garshnick, Armagh; Tessa Barnouski, wife of Kody Hill; Travis Moss; Megan, Erika and Tim Frazer; and Mitchell and Julia Chunta; great-grandchildren, Josef and Hailey Garshnick and Drew and Landon Barnouski; in-laws, Bill and Betty Frazer, Dave and Kelly Frazer, Ruth and Chuck Louder, Bob and Diane Frazer, Paul and Ellen Frazer and Clarence Duke; and numerous nieces, nephews and other beloved family and friends. Bonnie was a 1953 graduate of South Fork Croyle High School. In 1956, she graduated from Conemaugh Valley School of Nursing and began her 44-year career as an RN for Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital. Member of South Fork United Methodist Church, where she was active with the Ladies Philathea Sunday school class, sang in the choir, played piano for the men’s Sunday school class and was a Rainbow Girl. Bonnie was a league bowler with the Alley Cats for more than 25 years. She enjoyed going to their cabin, fishing on the boat, knitting, crocheting, puzzles, reading, watching the Steelers and her favorite shows and hosting parties to entertain her friends while they played “Joker.” Bonnie was a devout Christian who touched the lives of everyone she met. She adored her husband, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was most happy simply creating memories with her family and loved ones. Friends will be received from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Charles O. Dimond Funeral Home Inc., South Fork. Viewing will be held at First United Methodist Church at 10 a.m. Thursday until the time of funeral service at 11 a.m. Thursday at the church, the Rev. John Weaver. Interment, South Fork Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, the family suggests memorial donations be made to The Lucas Foundation, 140 Oak St., Windber, Pa. 15963; South Fork Library; or Windber Hospice. (www.dimondfuneralhome.com)
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E. Joan Davis
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Billie Josephine (LaFollette) Hodges
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KOONTZ – Judy A., 67, Keedysville, Md., passed away peacefully Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Md., after a long battle with lymphoma cancer.
Sherry L. Nagy
NAGY – Sherry L., 49, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at home.
Kenneth A. Naugle
NAUGLE – Kenneth A., 94, Johnstown, died July 30, 2014, at his home.
Richard John Peterson
PETERSON – Richard John, 49, Johnstown, passed away Monday evening, July 28, 2014, at Conemaugh Hospital.
Evelyn F. Vitalie
VITALIE – Evelyn F., 75, Johnstown, passed away July 30, 2014, at her home.
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Paul Radnoti Sr.
RADNOTI – Paul Sr., 80, passed away July 13, 2014, in Hebron, Ind.
Samuel R. Saia
SAIA – Samuel R., 90, Johnstown, died July 29, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Alex J. Stavish
STAVISH – Alex J., 90, Northern Cambria, died July 29, 2014, at Miners Medical Center Hastings.
Margaret R. (Shaffer) Hemminger
HEMMINGER – Margaret R. “Margie” (Shaffer), 93, formerly of Jenner Township, died July 29, 2014, at Meadow View Nursing Center, Berlin.
Carol R. (Schloski) Groleau
GROLEAU – Carol R. (Schloski), 56, Goshen, Mass., lost her battle with cancer July 16, 2014. Born Dec. 25, 1957, in Colver, she was the daughter of John and Olive (Spotts) Schloski.
George J. Stapinsky
STAPINSKY – George J. “Doodie” or “Hey You,” 85, Fort Hill, formerly of Windber, died July 30, 2014, at In Touch Hospice, Somerset.
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Patricia L. Bakale
BAKALE – Patricia L, 81, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord July 28, 2014.
Stephen A. Christy
CHRISTY – Stephen A., 65, Johnstown, died July 28, 2014, at home surrounded by family and friends.
CUSTER – Margaret “Peggy,” 69, Johnstown, passed away July 29, 2014, at Laurelwood Care Center.
Kathleen L. Geiser
GEISER – Kathleen L., 84, Oakland, died July 29, 2014, at Arbutus Park Manor.
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