JOHNSTOWN — CROWLEY – Richard Grant, 90, Johnstown, passed away Nov. 21, 2012, at LaurelWood Care Center. Born Dec. 4, 1921, in Johnstown, son of Ulysses Grant and Catherine Louise (Kyle) Crowley. Preceded in death by parents; wife, M. Jane (Seifert) Crowley, sisters, Evelyn Crowley and Lillian Wagner; brother, Robert Crowley; and special companion, Josephine Reiser. Survived by children, Dona, and husband, Fred Domer, Virginia; and Richard Lynn, and wife, Rhonda; Deborah, and husband, Thomas White; Patricia, and husband, William Thomas; and Winifred, and husband, Frank Nies Jr., all of Johnstown; sister, Marian Muchesko; brother, Roger Crowley; grandchildren, Kathleen, Alisha, Richard K., Harmony, Christopher, Craig, Scott and Frank III; and four great-grandchildren. Member of Roxbury St. Paul’s United Methodist Church and VFW Post 155. He was in the Army during World War II and was involved with the Coast Guard auxiliary for 15 years, along with his wife, and he served as commander for three terms. He was active volunteering at the YMCA and YWCA performing various duties. Richard was proud to have built his own home, and was an exceptional handyman. He retired from the postal service, where he was a special delivery carrier. He enjoyed working on cars and motorcycles so much that he helped his son restore his motorcycles, as well as his own. Richard was always ready to lend a helping hand to anyone who needed it. Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until time of service at noon Saturday at John Henderson Co. Funeral Home, 215 Central Ave., the Rev. Wayne Sedei, officiating. Interment, Grandview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Roxbury St. Paul’s United Methodist Church memorial fund.
Jean Kennedy Budlong
BUDLONG – Jean Kennedy, 85, Windber and Indian Lake, died Dec. 9, 2013, at Windber Hospice, Windber.
Phyllis V. Reese Fuller
REESE FULLER – Phyllis V., 94, Lower Alsace Township, formerly of Shillington and Davidsville, passed away Dec. 8, 2013, at 9:07 a.m. in her home.
Michele Ann (Burns) Claycomb
CLAYCOMB – Michele Ann (Burns), 66, Lorain Borough, passed away Dec. 9, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center after a brief battle with cancer.
Richard E. Pearson
PEARSON – Richard E., 84, Chambersburg, and formerly of Fairfax, Va., passed away Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, at his home with his wife of 32 years at his side.
Margaret M. Bunda
BUNDA – Margaret M., 83, Johnstown, went into the loving arms of our Lord Dec. 9, 2013, at home with her family and friends by her side.
Ellen (Schwarting) Merker
MERKER – Ellen (Schwarting), 89, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, in Davidsville.
Russell W. Moehler
MOEHLER – Russell W., “Ducky,” 98, Woodvale, died Dec. 10, 2013, at the Atrium Manor.
Ronald E. Moskey Sr.
MOSKEY – Ronald E. Sr., 75, Jennerstown, died Dec. 9, 2013, at home.
BYICH – Cory, 29, Nanty Glo, died Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Lewis P. Gregory
GREGORY – Lewis P., 85, Johnstown, died Dec. 8, 2013, in Hollidaysburg.
Anne T. Desimone
DESIMONE – Anne T., 82, Johnstown, died Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Andrew P. Lingafelt
LINGAFELT – Andrew P. “Andy,” 51, Cassandra, passed away Dec. 7, 2013, at home.
PASTERNAK – Paul, 86, Richland, died Dec. 8, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Louella Fern Bloom
BLOOM – Louella Fern, 91, Johnstown, passed away Dec. 7, 2013.
Beverly R. Miller
MILLER – Beverly R., 70, Summerhill, died Dec. 9, 2013, at home.
Eleanor Vivian Chaney
CHANEY – Eleanor Vivian, “Baby Ellie,” born Dec. 7, 2013, and passed Dec. 7, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Betty R. Irvin
IRVIN – Betty R., 88, Johnstown, died Dec. 8, 2013, at Cambria Care Center.
CHAPMAN – Darlene, 55, Hayes, Va., formerly of Beaverdale, passed away Dec. 9, 2013.
John J. Good
GOOD – John J., 82, formerly of Portage, died Dec. 5, 2013, at Meadow View Nursing Center.
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