KANTNER — WEIBLE – Edna Mae, 93, Kantner, died May 5, 2011, at Golden Living Center, Richland. Born Oct. 3, 1917, in Kantner, daughter of William and Ilga Mae (Lohr) Croyle. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Lester; brothers, Jay and Clark Croyle; and sisters, Verda Croyle, Carey Lohr and Clytie FinGado. Survived by daughter, Betty Ann, married to Wayne Shaffer, Windber; grandson, Brandon Shaffer, and wife, Lynanne, Pittsburgh; great-granddaughter, Noelle Shaffer; sister, Kathryn Phillips, Kantner; and special little friend, Lindsay Walker. Graduate of Stoystown High School. Former Forbes High School cafeteria worker and longtime area seamstress for many local people. Member of Kantner United Methodist Church, where she was a longtime financial secretary, and the Forbes Area Senior Citizens. Also a member of Kantner Rod & Gun Club and she loved spending time at camp. She loved and cherished her only great-granddaughter. Family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Deaner Funeral Home, Stoystown. Viewing also from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Saturday at Kantner United Methodist Church, the Rev. Dennis Zimmerman, officiating. Interment, Odd Fellows Cemetery, Stoystown. Memorial contributions may be given to Kantner United Methodist Church, 626 Forbes Road, Stoystown, Pa. 15563.
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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
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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