RICHLAND TOWNSHIP — CUNKELMAN – Mary L., 91, Richland Township, went to be with the Lord Feb. 12, 2013, at LaurelWood Care Center. Born April 4, 1921, in Luzerne, Pa., daughter of Charles and Mary (Sabo) Shimko. Preceded in death by parents; husband, George T. Cunkelman Sr.; brothers, Charlie, Mike, John, Steve and Louis; and sister, Elizabeth Shimko. Survived by loving sons, John C., married to the former Ruth A. Kirkpatrick, Berwinsdale, Pa.; and George T. Jr., married to the former Yen Kim Do, Johnstown; grandchildren, Mary E. (Kevin) Gingrich, Hanover, Md.; John (Isabella) Cunkelman, Berwinsdale, Pa.; and James (Lisa) Cunkelman, Fairbanks, Alaska; Kimberly (Christopher) Stewart, Canonsburg, Pa.; Ann (Jamie) McDonnell, Fort Drum, N.Y.; and Georgiana (Shawn) Novatny, Myrtle Beach, S.C.; great-grandchildren, William, Iian, John, Veronica, Joseph, Christian, Rylie, Addison and Kai; and several nieces and nephews. Member of Bethany Presbyterian Church. She enjoyed crocheting, gardening and working with flowers in her garden. Mary loved spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is now with her best friend and love of her life, George Sr. Friends will be received from 11 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m. Saturday at Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, Pastor Denise Ann Todero, CRE, officiating. Entombment, Richland Cemetery Mausoleum. The family suggests contributions be directed to American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 2680, North Canton, Ohio 44720 (firstname.lastname@example.org) in memory of Mary. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.
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Elizabeth L. Bongiovanni
BONGIOVANNI – Elizabeth L. “Betsy,” 78, Johnstown, died May 23, 2013, at Hollidaysburg Veterans Home.
Maurice Leo Moore
MOORE – Maurice Leo, 93, Penn Run, died Thursday, May 23, 2013, at Indiana Regional Medical Center.
Regis V. Varmecky
VARMECKY – Regis V. “Reg,” 62, Johnstown, passed away May 22, 2013, at home.
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ALEX – Gregory, 58, Pittsburgh and Kigali, Rwanda, Africa, formerly of Ebensburg, died May 22, 2013, in Pittsburgh.
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
NAYLOR – Beverly Y., 77, Cambria Care Center, formerly of Johnstown, died May 17, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
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
PICKLO – Elinore Christine (Buksa), Grand Forks, N.D., formerly of Wilmington, Del., died May 14, 2013.
PLUMMER – Marlin, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away March 25, 2013.
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
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.
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