RICHLAND — ALLISON – Vera Jane, 86, Richland, died Nov. 6, 2012, at Memorial Medical Center. Born July 8, 1926, in Ohio, daughter of the late Elno A. and Ruth V. (Richardson) Moore. Preceded in death by siblings, Frederick, Robert and Carol Shaffer. Survived by siblings, Ginger Sell, Doris Turnbull, Donna Unger, Phyllis Ream, Dennis Moore and Judy Sellers. Also survived by husband of 64 years, T. Wayne Allison; children, Bruce, married to former Deborah Leventry, Richland; Daniel, married to Lou Ann Barry, Greensboro, N.C.; Pamela, wife of Paul Carpenter, Landisville, Pa.; Mary, wife of Michael Dooley, Lancaster; Kimberly, wife of Fred Huet, Friedens; John, French Creek, W.Va.; and Julie, wife of Paul Goggin, Davidsville; grandchildren, Scott, Ben, Kathy, Jennifer, Christina, Andrew, Paul, Katie, Eric, Allison, John and Jarrett; and great-grandchildren, Megan, Taylor, Sara Jane, Connor, Piper and Chloe. Member of Walnut Grove Church of the Brethren. Vera was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend who was loved by all and will be missed dearly. Friends will be received from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, and from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Friday at Walnut Grove Church of the Brethren, the Rev. Ron Barto, officiating. Entombment, Richland Cemetery Mausoleum. Family suggests donations to Arbutus Park Manor, 207 Ottawa St., Johnstown, Pa. 15904, in memory of Vera J. Allison. Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.
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Melody Ann Black
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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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