RICHLAND — GUYER – Ruth D., 95, Richland, died Dec. 6, 2012, at home. Born Jan. 29, 1917, in Johnstown, daughter of George Sr. and Rose (Stahr) Maier. Preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert Guyer, who died Jan. 25, 2007; sisters, Laura Boyer, Rosella (Rosalia) Maier and Margaret Muha; brother, George Maier Jr.; brother-in-law, Irvin Boyer; and sister-in-law, Clara Maier. Survived by daughter, Patricia “Pat,” married to David Zimmerman; grandsons, Gregory Zimmerman, married to Katherine, and Dr. Brian Zimmerman, married to Ajita Reddy, North Carolina; great-grandchildren, Gregory Jr., Justine, Kesin and Naya; niece, Marlene, married to Robert David; and close friends, Carl and Betty Snavley. Ruth worked at the Majestic Theater in downtown Johnstown, where she met Bob. She loved being an “at home” mom and was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She loved to cook for her family and was an extraordinary pie baker. She was a life member of Zion Lutheran Church. Friends received from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012, at Frank Duca Funeral Home, Westmont Chapel, 1622 Menoher Blvd., where funeral service will begin at 2 p.m., the Rev. Michael VanDyke officiating. Interment, Grandview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in her memory to Zion Lutheran Church, 613 Locust St., Johnstown, Pa. 15901. Condolences may be sent through www.ducafuneralhome.com.
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E. Joan Davis
DAVIS – E. Joan, 87, Riverside, Ohio, formerly of Johnstown, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, at Kettering Medical Center.
Billie Josephine (LaFollette) Hodges
HODGES – Billie Josephine (LaFollette), 79, Boswell, Jenner Township, formerly of Gadsden, Ala., passed away July 27, 2014, at Windber Hospice from complications of cancer.
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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