COLUMBUS, OHIO — KEIPER – Clyde Edwin, 92, died July 7, 2012, in Columbus, Ohio. Born Nov. 29, 1919, in Johnstown, to R.W. and Daisy Keiper. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by wives, Kay, Ethel and Melva; and brothers, Glenn (Ethel) and Blaine (Elsie). Survived by sister, June Berkebile Jackson; son, Barry; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. During World War II, Clyde was a gun loader in the 634 Tank Destroyer Battalion attached to the First Infantry Division. He fought in the Battle of the Bulge. At the conclusion of the war, he played baseball for The Big Red One Division Baseball team. They traveled all over Europe playing other Army Division teams. He was a home delivery milkman for several Johnstown dairies for 28 years. Several years before his retirement, he delivered prescription drugs to nursing homes. He was an avid Pittsburgh Pirates fan, loved spending time with his family, fishing with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and playing pool and cards with his buddies at the Johnstown Senior Center. Lifetime member of Walnut Grove Church of the Brethren, Bedford Street, where a memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 13. Following a family meal, interment will be held at 1:30 p.m. at Grandview Cemetery.
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John F. Chrisko
CHRISKO – John F. “Jack,” 68, Jamestown, passed away May 21, 2013, at home.
James Joseph Hannaway
HANNAWAY – James Joseph, 82, Robindale Heights, passed away May 21, 2013, at home.
Norman J. Lee Sr.
LEE – Norman J. Sr., 76, Cresson, passed away May 22, 2013, at home.
Christa S. McClellan
McCLELLAN – Christa S., 42, New Florence, passed away May 20, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
Sharon Denise Miller
MILLER – Sharon Denise, 62, Cairnbrook, died May 21, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Dennis O. Robertson
ROBERTSON – Dennis O., 74, Jacksonville, Fla., formerly of Johnstown, died May 17, 2013.
Mary Etta Yeckley
YECKLEY – Mary Etta, 86, Carrolltown, passed away May 22, 2013, at home.
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Rosalie Augusta (Miller) Beatty
BEATTY – Rosalie Augusta (Miller), 87, Tire Hill, died peacefully May 20, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Palliative Care Unit.
Richard L. DelSignore
DelSIGNORE – Richard L., 87, Upper Yoder, died May 20, 2013, at home.
Emma Jean (Blough) Harrison
HARRISON – Emma Jean (Blough), 85, Crossville, Tenn., formerly of Johnstown, died May 18, 2013, at home.
HILL – Josephine, 93, Johnstown, died May 20, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Thomas G. Kimmel
KIMMEL – Thomas G., 88, Maple Ridge, died May 20, 2013, at home.
Pete J. Piemonte
PIEMONTE – Pete J., 77, passed away Monday, May 20, 2013, at Largo Medical Center, Largo, Fla.
Daniel James Steele
STEELE – Daniel James, 61, Mundys Corner, formerly of Michigan, passed away May 20, 2013.
STOFKO – Mary, 89, Johnstown, died May 19, 2013, at Arbutus Park Manor.
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Lois K. Bunnell
BUNNELL – Lois K., 98, a resident of Colonial Courtyard in Clearfield, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2013.
Eleanor E. Henning
HENNING – Eleanor E., 82, Johnstown, passed away May 19, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
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