DAVIDSVILLE — ADAMS – George M. III “Butch,” 57, Davidsville, died Dec. 10, 2012, at Memorial Medical Center. Born Jan. 13, 1955, in Johnstown, son of George M. Jr. and Alice M. (Pickerill) Adams. Preceded in death by mother; father-in-law, Chet Michael; and nephew, Daniel. Survived by father; wife of 40 years, the former Connie Michael; and children, Eric, married to Tara (Porter), Johnstown; Jennifer Tomlinson, Idaho; and George IV, married to Lisa (Harris), Virginia. Also survived by grandchildren, Trevor and Tessa Adams, Josi and Gavin Tomlinson and Quentin and Tristin Adams. Brother of Rick, married to Mary Beth (Kane), Erie; Kathie, married to David Dudek, Virginia; and Bob, married to Laurie (Schnabel); Greensburg. Also survived by many nieces and nephews; and mother-in-law, Elsie Michael. Butch went to Conemaugh Township High School before transferring to Vo-Tech, where he graduated in 1972. Member of Local 910 and was working for Nevin Stitzer Co. He had previously worked for the original Berkebile Brothers Co. He will be missed for all his volunteer work and great craftsmanship of all types of masonry, carpentry, roofing and those ditches he dug. He loved to keep busy. Family receiving friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at George E. Mason Funeral Home Inc., Davidsville. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Maple Spring Church of the Brethren, Pastor Guy Myers, officiating. Interment, Maple Spring Cemetery. Those who wish, please make donations to New Day, 109 South St., Johnstown, Pa. 15901, or Hollsopple Food Pantry.
- District Deaths Dec. 7, 2013
Marian F. (Hall) Abele
ABELE – Marian F. (Hall), 88, Edgewood, Ky., formerly of Johnstown, died Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at Emeritus at Edgewood.
BUSHWACK – Donna, 92, Loganville, Ga., passed away Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.
Eugene Strohl Cassler
CASSLER – Eugene Strohl, 80, Everett, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Bedford Memorial Hospital.
Delores Jane Debias
DEBIAS – Delores Jane, 82, Beaufort, S.C., died Dec. 3, 2013, at her residence.
Katheleen Joyce (Diviney) Gongloff
GONGLOFF – Katheleen Joye (Diviney), 81, formerly of Twin Rocks, passed away peacefully Dec. 6, 2013, at home.
Jaclyn A. Gregorich
GREGORICH – Jaclyn A., 51, Greensburg, formerly of Robinson, died Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at Westmoreland Manor.
Andrew James Koss
KOSS – Capt. Andrew James, 33, Detroit, Mich., formerly of Woolrich, Pa., passed away Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at his home.
LETZO – Shary G., 67, New Germany, passed away peacefully in her sleep Dec. 5, 2013, at her mother’s home in Portage.
Antoinette J. (DeSalle) Luker
LUKER – Antoinette J. “Toni” (DeSalle), 77, Bolivar, passed away Dec. 6, 2013, at St. Andrew’s Village, Indiana.
Roy G. McClure
McCLURE – Roy G., 63, Travelers Rest, S.C., died Dec. 2, 2013, at home.
Joseph C. Rubis
RUBIS – Joseph C., 75, Johnstown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Charles L. Sheets
SHEETS – Charles L., 79, Stoystown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Somerset In Touch Hospice House.
John E. Single
SINGLE – John E. “Pap,” 85, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 5, 2013.
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- District Deaths Dec. 6, 2013
Lisa Jean (Anico) Bender
BENDER – Lisa Jean (Anico), 48, Hastings, died Dec. 4, 2013, at UPMC Hospital, Altoona.
Carole J. Berkebile
BERKEBILE – Carole J., 67, Stoystown, died Dec. 4, 2013, at home.
William G. Good
GOOD – William G., 75, Johnstown, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Samuel E. Gossard
GOSSARD – Samuel E., 90, Johnstown, died Dec. 4, 2013, at LaurelWood Care Center.
James J. Karlheim
KARLHEIM – James J. “J.J.,” 79, Patton, passed away Dec. 5, 2013, at UPMC Altoona surrounded by his family.
Judith Ellen (Gosnell) Magallanes
MAGALLANES – Judith Ellen (Gosnell), 45, Windber, went to be with the Lord Dec. 4, 2013.
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