WINDBER — PAVLISIN – Mary Ann, 71, formerly of Windber, died Feb. 10, 2013. Born June 13, 1941, in Windber, daughter of the late Frank Pitera and Matilda Ann (Boyle) Pitera. Mary Ann was a beautiful, sweet, fun-loving wife and mother who became chronically ill in her early 20’s. Preceded in death by husband, John; son, John Anthony; and siblings, Alice Tantorno, Thomas Pitera, and Linda Crookham. Survived by children, Trina Barnes (Joe), San Antonio, Texas; Constance Paul, Bucks County, Pa.; and Adam Pavlisin (Katrinka), New Martinsville, W.Va. Grandmother to Cheriette Murphy (step); Joshua, Tony and Joette Barnes; Ben Arman (step); Rachael and Elizabeth Pavlisin; and James, Jay and Jamar Paul; and 14 great-grandchildren. Sister of Frank Pitera, Patricia Schriver, Denise Crookham, Catherine Rubino and James Pitera; brothers-in-law, Joseph Rubino, Robert Crookham, Richard Pavlisin, Frank Vekich, Charles Miano and Fred Manges; and sisters-in-law, Tammy Pitera, Helen Vekich, Elsie McElhaney, Margaret Miano, Mary Manges and Susan Pitera, who lovingly watched over Mary Ann in her latter years. Mary Ann also is survived by numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and -nephews and great-great- nieces and -nephews. Family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Friday at Meek & Dalla Valle Funeral Home Inc., Windber, Father Adrian Tirpak, TOR, officiating. Private interment at St. John’s Cemetery, Windber.
- District Deaths May 22, 2013
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.
- Today's Funerals May 22, 2013
- District Deaths May 21, 2013
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.
Mary Ann Luprek
LUPREK – Mary Ann, 70, Geistown, died peacefully May 19, 2013, at Windber Hospice surrounded by family.
James C. Martin
MARTIN – James C., 69, South Fork, died May 20, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Dorothy J. Mock
MOCK – Dorothy J., 83, Windber, died May 19, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Mark Eldon Moyer
MOYER – Mark Eldon, 92, Davidsville, went home to the Lord May 18, 2013, at his home.
- Today's Funerals May 21, 2013
Rillie Lee Mattson
MATTSON – Rillie Lee, beloved wife, mother and friend, passed away peacefully in her sleep May 5, 2013.
Walter H. Streilein
STREILEIN – Walter H., 89, Columbus, Ohio, formerly of Dunnellon, Fla., passed away May 17, 2013, at Friendship Village, Columbus, Ohio.
Hedy M. Shaffer
SHAFFER – Hedy M., 69, Windber, died Saturday, May 18, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
George J. Batovich
BATOVICH – George J., 67, Nanty Glo, died May 18, 2013, at home.
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