HOLLIDAYSBURG — MILAZZO – Joseph J. “Joe,” 95, formerly of Johnstown, died March 8, 2013, in Hollidaysburg. Born June 4, 1917, in Colver. He was the son of Benedict and Charlene (Cravotta) Milazzo. Preceded in death by parents; wife, Rose E. (Bruno); brothers , Angelo, Leonard and Louis; and sisters, Virginia and Louise. Survived by children, Joseph J., married to Joanne (DiGulio), Springfield, Va.; Louis B., married to Carol (Milkovich), Lancaster, Ohio; and Charlene M. Romeo, married to John R., Hollidaysburg; seven grandchildren, Lisa Marie, married to Andrew Gurowitz; Joseph Todd Milazzo, married to Sandy; Matthew Dade, married to Darcie; Kristina, married to Jonathan Siegler; and Dana Helene, Selena Rose and John Robert Romeo; eight great-grandchild- ren; brothers, Charles, New Jersey; and Benedict, Sidman. Joseph graduated as the valedictorian of Dale High School, Class of 1935. He was a retired captain of the Johnstown Fire Department, where he served for 28 years. He proudly served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was formerly employed at Bethlehem Steel Corp. He was a barber at Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital for 40 years. He played the accordian, mandolin and harmonica. Friendly and well- liked by all, he will be sadly missed but never forgotten by his family, who so cherished him. Please rest well Daddy, as we have been so blessed to have had you in our lives. Joseph was a member of Visitation BVM Catholic Church, where funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, the Rev. Barry J. Baroni. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, March 11, 2013, at Frank Duca Funeral Home, Westmont Chapel, 1622 Menoher Blvd. Interment, Grandview Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, family requests contributions be made to the Presbyterian Village, 220 Newry St., Hollidaysburg, Pa. 16648. Condolences may be sent through www.ducafuneralhome.com.
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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.
Dolores J. Shook
SHOOK – Dolores J., 79, Northern Cambria, passed away May 18, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
Mary Angela (Montello) Vivadelli
VIVADELLI – Mary Angela (Montello), 98, passed away May 16, 2013, at her residence in Green Ridge Village, Newville.
RITKO – Verne “Dolly,” 93, Altoona, formerly of Johnstown, died May 18, 2013, at the Lutheran Home at Hollidaysburg.
Alma R. Hebner
HEBNER – Alma R., 76, Penn Run, passed away May 18, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
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Matthew P. Adams
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Charles E. Block Sr.
BLOCK – Charles E. Sr., 75, Blacklick Township, died Friday, May 17, 2013, at his residence.
Agnes (Popovich) Cardone
CARDONE – Agnes (Popovich) 88, Palmdale, Calif., formerly of Windber, passed away May 15, 2013.
Carmel C. Coco
COCO – Carmel C., 95, died peacefully at home May 18, 2013.
Anna Mae Kopsic
KOPSIC – Anna Mae, 86, Presbyterian Home, Johnstown, formerly of Nanty Glo, passed away May 18, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Frank J. Szymusiak
SZYMUSIAK – Frank J., 97, Nanty Glo, passed away May 17, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
Helen M. (Til) Gembinski
GEMBINSKI – Helen M. (Til), 88, Richland, a longtime resident of Lorain Borough, passed away May 17, 2013, at home.
Gladys I. Wiesinger
WIESINGER – Gladys I., 97, Lower Yoder Township, went to be with her Heavenly Father May 13, 2013.
Glenn W. Wirick
WIRICK – Glenn W., 67, Ebensburg and Dumfries, Va., died Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at Sentara Potomac Hospital of Woodbridge.
Jean (Gibson-Lavely) Yuhas
YUHAS (GIBSON-LAVELY) – Jean, 82, Lower Yoder, died May 18, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
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