FREDERICK, MD. — LAPE – Janice Gail, 55, Frederick, Md., formerly of Boswell, passed away Feb. 14, 2013, at Shady Grove Adventist Hospital, Rockville, Md. Born Nov. 13, 1957, in Johnstown, daughter of Robert E. and Dolores (Stahl) Lape of Davidsville. Janice was a 1975 graduate of North Star High School. She was employed as a health-care recruiter at Shady Grove Adventist Rehabilitation Hospital for eight years. Prior to that, she was employed at various other health-care facilities throughout Pennsylvania. Janice was a member of Maple Spring Church of the Brethren, Hollsopple, and Frederick Church of the Brethren, where she also sang in the choir. She was an avid bird-watcher, enjoyed golfing, reading, biking, skiing, exercise and making stain glass. Also a very active volunteer in the Frederick County Community. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her partner Sharon Jacko; siblings, William Lape, and wife, Ruth; Jeffrey Lape, and wife, Sharon; and Kevin Lape, and his late wife, Carol; niece, Lauren McDade, and husband, Shawn; and nephews, Daniel, Christopher, Austin, Steven, Andrew and Jonathan Lape; and great-nephew, Hudson William McDade. She also will be remembered by her roommate, Jeanne Jacko. Viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Hoffman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 109 Church Road, Davidsville. Viewing also will be held from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Maple Spring Church of the Brethren, the Rev. Guy Myers, presiding. Interment, Maple Spring Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Frederick County Humane Society, www.fchs.org, or National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, www.ovarian.org/about-us.php. To express condolences, make a donation, light a candle or order flowers, visit HoffmanFuneralHomes.com.
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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.
Sharon Denise Miller
MILLER – Sharon Denise, 62, Cairnbrook, died May 21, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Dennis O. Robertson
ROBERTSON – Dennis O., 74, Jacksonville, Fla., formerly of Johnstown, died May 17, 2013.
Mary Etta Yeckley
YECKLEY – Mary Etta, 86, Carrolltown, passed away May 22, 2013, at home.
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Rosalie Augusta (Miller) Beatty
BEATTY – Rosalie Augusta (Miller), 87, Tire Hill, died peacefully May 20, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Palliative Care Unit.
Richard L. DelSignore
DelSIGNORE – Richard L., 87, Upper Yoder, died May 20, 2013, at home.
Emma Jean (Blough) Harrison
HARRISON – Emma Jean (Blough), 85, Crossville, Tenn., formerly of Johnstown, died May 18, 2013, at home.
HILL – Josephine, 93, Johnstown, died May 20, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Thomas G. Kimmel
KIMMEL – Thomas G., 88, Maple Ridge, died May 20, 2013, at home.
Pete J. Piemonte
PIEMONTE – Pete J., 77, passed away Monday, May 20, 2013, at Largo Medical Center, Largo, Fla.
Daniel James Steele
STEELE – Daniel James, 61, Mundys Corner, formerly of Michigan, passed away May 20, 2013.
STOFKO – Mary, 89, Johnstown, died May 19, 2013, at Arbutus Park Manor.
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Lois K. Bunnell
BUNNELL – Lois K., 98, a resident of Colonial Courtyard in Clearfield, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2013.
Eleanor E. Henning
HENNING – Eleanor E., 82, Johnstown, passed away May 19, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
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