HARRISBURG — CONWAY – Yvonne E. (Lassak), 59, Harrisburg, passed away surrounded by her family Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, at Carolyn Croxton Slane Residence. Yvonne was born in Altoona and was the daughter of Sally Lassak, Lilly, and the late Frank Lassak. She was currently employed by Interstate Tax Service as an employer tax auditor. She retired in 2007 after 35 years of service with the Department of Labor and Industry. She was a member of Holy Name of Jesus Roman Catholic Church. In addition to her mother, Yvonne is survived by her husband of 29 years, William E. Conway; one son, Randy Conway, Swatara Township; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; four sisters, Jeanie Davis, Altoona; Jackie Lingafelt, Lilly; Elaine Scanlon, Virginia Beach, Va.; and Sharon Ferguson, Leitchfield, Ky.; one brother, Francis “Fran” Lassak, Sequim, Wash.; and nieces and nephews. Family and friends were received at Hoover Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., Harrisburg. Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated Monday, Feb. 18, at Holy Name of Jesus Roman Catholic Church, Harrisburg. Celebrant was the Very Rev. E. J. Quinlan. Entombment, Resurrection Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Name of Jesus Roman Catholic Church, Capital Campaign, 6150 Allentown Blvd., Harrisburg, Pa. 17112. Online Condolences may be sent to www.hooverfuneralhome.com.
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ASKEW – Sharon “Joy,” 79, Alexandra, Pa, formerly of Marsteller, died July 31, 2014, at home.
George Michael Beach
BEACH – George Michael, 59, Salix, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Barbara Ann (Hartman) Dino
DINO – Barbara Ann (Hartman), 74, Ebensburg, died July 28, 2014, at Cambria Care Center.
DRENNER – Annabelle 90, Hollsopple, died July 31, 2014, at home surrounded by her family.
Patricia A. (Grabish) Koposko
KOPOSKO – Patricia A. (Grabish), 67, Windber, passed away Aug. 1, 2014, at Windber Hospice.
Harriet L. Mintmier
MINTMIER– Harriet L., 85, Johnstown, died Aug. 1, 2014, at the Atrium Manor.
Helen Louise Petrunak
PETRUNAK – Helen Louise “Weeze,” 87, formerly of South Fork, went home with the Lord Aug. 1, 2014.
Joylene H. (Ream) Whipkey
WHIPKEY– Joylene H. (Ream), 83, Ligonier, formerly of Jenner Township, died Aug. 1, 2014, at Bethlen Home, Ligonier.
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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.
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