DAVIDSVILLE — SWANK – June Elaine, 83, Davidsville, formerly of Hooversville, died Nov. 20, 2012, at Memorial Medical Center. Born May 5, 1929, in Quemahoning Township, daughter of Irvin and Margaret (Miller) Swank. Preceded in death by parents and five infant brothers. Survived by a special friend, Elizabeth “Libby” Wilson, South Fork. She was a 1947 graduate of Hooversville High School, and received bachelor’s and masters degrees in education from the University of Pittsburgh. She taught school 39 years in Somerset County, having retired in 1991 from Conemaugh Township School District. Member of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, Stoystown, and Hooversville Lions Club. Life member of the National Education Association. She enjoyed traveling the world and teaching Sunday school. Family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Deaner Funeral Home, Hooversville, where a Lions service will be held at 7:30 p.m. Viewing will be held from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, Stoystown, Pastor Sharon Fox and Pastor Jay Shaffer, officiating. Interment, POS of A Cemetery, Hooversville. Memorial contributions may be given to Stoystown Charge United Church of Christ, P.O. Box 335, Stoystown, Pa. 15563. (DeanerFuneralsAndCremations.com)
Dr. George W. Katter
KATTER – Dr. George W., a cardiologist whose career spanned 50 years treating generations of residents of Johnstown and the Laurel Highlands, died May 24, 2013.
Donald W. Hamilton
HAMILTON – Donald W. “Bud,” 90, Johnstown, died May 23, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Jean A. Wray
WRAY – Jean A., 89, Vintondale, passed away May 23, 2013, at Beacon Ridge Nursing Home, Indiana.
Mary Lou Wantiez
WANTIEZ – Mary Lou, 75, Elton Heights, went to her eternal reward May 24, 2013, at UPMC Shadyside, Pittsburgh, surrounded by her loving family.
Michel P. Smolar
SMOLAR – Michael P., 48, Miami Beach, Fla., formerly of Elton Heights, passed away unexpectedly Feb. 25, 2013.
Robert J. Killian
KILLIAN – Robert J. “Bob,” 58, passed away May 22, 2013, at home.
George Hudson Jr.
HUDSON – George Jr., 89, Cresson, died Saturday, May 25, 2013, at Presbyterian Village at Hollidaysburg.
Willa Mae Weaver
WEAVER – Willa Mae, 72, Central City, died May 24, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
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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.
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