COLUMBIA — CROYLE – Catherine (McDermott), 92, Columbia, formerly of Ebensburg, passed away Jan. 18, 2013, at St. Anne’s Retirement Community, Columbia. Born Aug. 26, 1920, in Nanty Glo, daughter of the late John and Elizabeth (Lamont) McDermott. Preceded in death by husband, Thomas G. Croyle; infant grandsons, Matthew and Paul; brothers, Donald, Desmond and Paul McDermott; sister, Mary Margaret Thomas; and infant sister, Marie. Survived by children, Patricia (Stephen) Jasper; Thomas (Cathy) Croyle; Nancy (James) Cesarz; David (Debbie) Croyle; Mark (Anna) Croyle; Brian (Molly) Croyle; Martha (George) McKotch; Catherine (Robert) Bertanzetti; and Jeffrey (Rachel) Croyle; 22 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Also survived by sister, Patricia Hruska, and numerous nieces and nephews. Member of Holy Name Catholic Church, Ebensburg. Member of Catholic Daughters of the Americas and Ebensburg VFW Ladies Auxiliary. At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing. A gathering of family and friends will be held at Holy Name Church from 10 a.m. until time of funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Wednesday, the Rev. Monsignor Arnold L. Gaus, celebrant. Committal, Holy Name Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Catherine’s memory may be made to Holy Name Church. Arrangements by Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Ebensburg.
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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
ADAMS – Matthew P., 20, New Holland, Pa., died unexpectedly Thursday, May 16, 2013, at Ephrata Community Hospital.
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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