EBENSBURG — GONGLOFF – John, 79, Rebekah Manor, Ebensburg, formerly of Mineral Point, died peacefully Feb. 1, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center, surrounded by his family. Born Aug. 13, 1933, in Loretto, son of the late Richard C. and Catherine A. (Webb) Gongloff. Preceded in death by wife of 51 years, Janet, in 2004, and brothers, Paul, David, Thomas and James Gongloff. Survived by sons, Gary, married to the former Kathy Jessell, Johnstown, and Terry, married to the former Margie Wirfel, Summerhill; grandchildren, Susanne, Stephens City, Va.; Gary Gongloff, and his fiancee, Natalie Krampy, Mineral Point; Mark, married to Natalie Lawrence, Martinsville, Va.; and Kristi, wife of Corey Millward, Nanty Glo; and great-granddaughter, Alley, Martinsville, Va. John was the brother of E. Jane Gongloff, Loretto; Dorothy (Roy) Litzinger, Patton; Helen (John) Barlick, Cresson; and Betty (Don) Mento and Robert (Darlene) Gongloff, both of Loretto. Also survived by sisters-in-law, Janet Baker Gongloff, Loretto, and Rita Walters Gongloff, Mundys Corner, and numerous nieces and nephews. Member of Holy Name Roman Catholic Church. Retired from Bethlehem Mines and Holy Name School. John enjoyed many years of hunting with his sons and grandsons, cutting firewood and tractor and quad riding in the woods. Member of UMWA. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Ebensburg, where a vigil prayer service will be held. Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Holy Name Church, the Rev. Msgr. Arnold L. Gaus, celebrant. Entombment, Holy Name Mausoleum. In lieu of other memorials, donations are encouraged to the St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry in John’s memory.
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Gerald C. Hoover
HOOVER – Gerald C., 79, Cambria Township, passed away Dec. 6, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
Clifford August Rummel
RUMMEL– Clifford August, 68, formerly of Johnstown and Somerset, passed away Nov. 4, 2013, in Springfield, Ohio.
Phillip Zdunczyk Sr.
ZDUNCZYK – Phillip Sr., 77, Portage, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, at Windber Hospice.
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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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Lisa Jean (Anico) Bender
BENDER – Lisa Jean (Anico), 48, Hastings, died Dec. 4, 2013, at UPMC Hospital, Altoona.
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