ELIZABETH TOWNSHIP, PA. — DVORSKY– Dorothy J. (Kleist) Chatlos, 83, Elizabeth Township, died Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. She was born Aug. 11, 1929, in Duquesne, daughter of the late Arthur and Jean (Wright) Kleist. Also preceded in death by her first husband, Richard Chatlos, and siblings, Doris Messinger, Gladys Richards, Grace Brooks and Arthur and Edmund Kleist. She was a member of Moxham Christian Church, Johnstown. Surviving are her husband, J. Donald Dvorsky; children, Donna Alexander, Seltzer, Pa., and Deborah (Robert) Meyers, Johnstown; stepchildren, Donna J. (William) Caruthers, North Huntingdon, and Kathleen S. Dvorsky, McDonald, Pa.; grandchildren, Brandy (Ed) Seifert, Josh (Annie) Meyers, Joel (Anna) Meyers, Chad (Autumn) Alexander, Kathleen Caruthers (Joe Fisher) and William J. Caruthers; 11 great-grandchildren; brother, James Kleist; and nieces and nephews, including a special niece, Jackie (Jeff) Willis. There will be no viewing. William Snyder Funeral Home, Irwin, is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, a contribution may be made to Norwin Public Library, 100 Caruthers Lane, Irwin, Pa. 15642.
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Maurice Leo Moore
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Regis V. Varmecky
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DIRENZO – Nicholas, 81, Hollsopple, died May 22, 2013, at Windber Hospice.
Fred Richard Kramer
KRAMER – Fred Richard, 83, Salix, went to be with the Lord May 22, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Zachary E. Lamer
LAMER – Zachary E., 23, Northern Cambria, passed away May 18, 2013.
Beverly Y. Naylor
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Shawn Michael Ohala
OHALA – Shawn Michael “Punky,” 27, Johnstown, went to be with Lord May 22, 2013, unexpectedly due to respiratory complications.
Jamie Richard Papinchak
PAPINCHAK – Jamie Richard, 38, Bradford, Pa., went to be with the Lord Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in Elkins, W.Va.
Elimore Christine (Buksa) Picklo
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Timothy R. Weise Sr.
WEISE – Timothy R. “Tim” Sr., Cresson, died unexpectedly May 21, 2013, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh.
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John F. Chrisko
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James Joseph Hannaway
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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.
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