FAYETTEVILLE, PA. — AILES – Bingham J., 92, Fayetteville, Pa., formerly of Chambersburg, died Friday evening, July 5, 2013, at The Village of Laurel Run. Born April 17, 1921, in Johnstown, son of the late Elwood and Katherine Bingham Ailes. Mr. Ailes served during World War II as a U.S. Army medic landing on Omaha Beach. He retired from Bethlehem Steel Corp., where he had worked as a millwright. He was a member of First Evangelical Lutheran Church in Chambersburg. He is survived by his beloved wife of 71 years, Betty J. Picking Ailes, whom he married Nov. 21, 1942; two sons, Fred B. Ailes, and wife, Emma. Fayetteville, and David P. Ailes, and wife, Dorothy, Cheyenne, Wyo.; two daughters, Mary Anne Lamb, and husband, Robert, Ledyard, Conn., and Elizabeth Mooney, and husband, Richard, East Hampton, Conn.; 10 grandchildren, Stephanie Dimisa, Debi Robinson, Michael and Jonathan Ailes, Joe and David Bewak, Sara Falvieno, Maribeth Reilly, Melissia Holland and Michael Lamb; and 16 great-grandchildren. He also is survived by a sister, Gloria Guisto, Charleston, S.C., and a brother, Henry Ailes, Kent, Ohio. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Elwood Ailes Jr. The family will receive friends one hour prior to funeral service, which will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, 2013, in the chapel of Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg, the Rev. Steven Dorsett officiating. Military honors will be provided by members of the Charles Nitterhouse Post 1599 VFW Honor Guard immediately following the service. Interment will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Grandview Cemetery, 801 Millcreek Road, Johns- town. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Lutheran Home Care and Hospice, 2700 Luther Drive, Chambersburg, Pa. 17202 or to First Evangelical Lutheran Church, 43 W. Washington St., Chambersburg, Pa. 17201. Condolences and memories may be shared on his Book of Memories page at www.geiselfuneralhome.com.
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Lawrence E. Coy
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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.
John R. Franko Jr.
FRANKO – John R. Jr. “Bunko,” 72, Conemaugh, died April 20, 2014, at home.
Dorothy Mae Gillman
GILLMAN – Dorothy Mae, 93, Mount Hope, went to be with her Lord April 22, 2014.
Hulda Elmira Heslop
HESLOP – Hulda Elmira, 95, formerly of Ferndale and New Paris, died April 21, 2014, at Waccamaw Community Hospital, Murrells Inlet, S.C.
Jean M. Holtz
HOLTZ – Jean M., 82, Hastings, went to be with the Lord Monday, April 21, 2014, at Golden Living-HAIDA.
Margaret Gloria Marsh
MARSH – Margaret Gloria, born Dec. 28, 1927, was called to her heavenly home April 19, 2014.
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Wayne R. Bailey
BAILEY – Wayne R., 53, South Fork, passed away unexpectedly on Good Friday, April 18, 2014, at his home.
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