HOLLSOPPLE — BROWN – Harold J. “Brownie,” 85, Hollsopple, died Jan. 18, 2013, at LaurelWood Care Center, Johnstown. Born Sept. 2, 1927, in Jerome, son of Arthur and Dorcas Mae (Walker) Brown. Preceded in death by parents and son, Jeffrey H. Survived by wife of 64 years, Dorothy I. (Lint) Brown; son, Larry B., married to Vicki (Saylor), West Chester; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. A graduate of Conemaugh Township Area High School, where he played football and was in the band. A U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. Former comptroller for Quaker Sales, Johnstown. Retired employee from Pennsylvania DER, Ebensburg. Member of Way of Hope Christian Fellowship and former member of Westmont Church of Brethren, where he sang in the choir. Harold would often sing for many local churches. He also was an avid fisherman. There will be no viewing. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by Hoffman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Davidsville. Donations in Harold’s memory may be sent to Way of Hope Christian Fellowship, 150 Quemahoning Dam Road, Hollsopple, Pa. 15935. To express condolences, make a donation or light a candle, visit HoffmanFuneralHomes.com.
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Melody Ann Black
BLACK – Melody Ann, 55, Johnstown, passed away May 17, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
CHARNEY – Gloria, the former Gloria Burskey, 64, Carrolltown, passed away May 15, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Jacqueline (Winning) Griffith
GRIFFITH – Jacqueline “Jacquie” (Winning), 51, Ebensburg, passed away suddenly May 16, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Esther L. (Weaver) Hyde
HYDE – Esther L. (Weaver), 91, Lawrence Park, Pa., passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at Forestview Healthcare Center, Erie.
Richard Miller McQuade
McQUADE – Richard Miller, 94, Stoystown, died May 15, 2013 at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
Elmer L. Piper Sr.
PIPER – Elmer L. Sr., 75, Johnstown, died May 16, 2013, at Good Sam Nursing Care Center.
William W. Resick
RESICK – William W., 70, Altoona, died Thursday, May 16, 2013, at his residence following an extended illness.
Joseph W. Robey Jr.
ROBEY – Joseph W. Jr., 83, New Florence, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2013.
SEKERAK – William “Pap,” 86, Johnstown, passed away May 16, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Stella Ann (Francek) Sewalk
SEWALK – Stella Ann (Francek), 95, Johnstown, went to be with her Lord May 16, 2013, at home.
Doris J. Sowerbrower
SOWERBROWER – Doris J., 71, Johnstown, died May 16, 2013, at home.
Michael G. Yurasek
YURASEK – Michael G., Ohio, 71, passed away May 10, 2013.
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Charles Richard Allison
ALLISON – Charles Richard, Florence, S.C., died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, after a sudden illness.
Roberta E. Heming
HEMING – Roberta E. “Bertie”, 67, Robinson, died May 15, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
OMASTA – Mary, 83, died May 15, 2013, at Meadow View Nursing Center, Berlin, formerly of Old Orchard Way.
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Ruth C. (Coppersmith) Anderson
ANDERSON – Ruth C. (Coppersmith), 71, passed away May 9, 2013.
Elsie E. Beichner
BEICHNER – Elsie E., 98, passed away May 15, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
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