CROCKETT, TEXAS — SPINKS – Mrs. Barbara Ann (Nagy), 69, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 9, 2012, at East Texas Medical Center, Crockett, Texas, following a long illness. Born Aug. 24, 1943, in Johnstown, and had lived in Crockett since 1995. She had been a grants management specialist in genetic research for the National Institute of Health, General Medical Sciences, Bethesda Md., and later held a similiary position with the Department of the Interior in Denver, Colo., until her medical retirement in 1992. Survivors include her husband of 34 years, John L. Spinks Jr., Crockett; sons and daughters-in-law, Doug and Shaun Pavlik, Wills, Texas; Arnie Pavlik, Elkton, Md.; David and Sarah Pavlik, Brambleton, Va.; and Brian and Dani Pavlik, Denver, Colo; stepdaughters, Kelly Spinks, Studio City, Calif.; and Rebekah Spinks, Hermiston, Ore.; grandchildren, Daniel and Benjie Pavlik, Brambleton, Va.; Nic, Griffin and Wyatt Silver, Studio City, Calif.; and Annika and Eva Pavlik, Denver, Colo.; brother, Bill Nagy, and wife, Carol Nagy, Johnstown; niece, Carrie Marsh, Shingle Springs, Calif.; nephews, Bill Nagy, Johnstown; Ricky Nagy, Dauphin, Pa.; and Rob Nagy, Audubon, Pa.; and stepmother, Frances J. Nagy, Johnstown. Preceded in death by father and mother, William B. and Beatrice Nagy, Johnstown; and brother and sister, Dennis and Roberta Nagy. Visitation was held Oct. 11 at Callaway-Allee Funeral Home, Crockett, Texas.
Dr. George W. Katter
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Donald W. Hamilton
HAMILTON – Donald W. “Bud,” 90, Johnstown, died May 23, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Jean A. Wray
WRAY – Jean A., 89, Vintondale, passed away May 23, 2013, at Beacon Ridge Nursing Home, Indiana.
Mary Lou Wantiez
WANTIEZ – Mary Lou, 75, Elton Heights, went to her eternal reward May 24, 2013, at UPMC Shadyside, Pittsburgh, surrounded by her loving family.
Michel P. Smolar
SMOLAR – Michael P., 48, Miami Beach, Fla., formerly of Elton Heights, passed away unexpectedly Feb. 25, 2013.
Robert J. Killian
KILLIAN – Robert J. “Bob,” 58, passed away May 22, 2013, at home.
George Hudson Jr.
HUDSON – George Jr., 89, Cresson, died Saturday, May 25, 2013, at Presbyterian Village at Hollidaysburg.
Willa Mae Weaver
WEAVER – Willa Mae, 72, Central City, died May 24, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center.
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Elizabeth L. Bongiovanni
BONGIOVANNI – Elizabeth L. “Betsy,” 78, Johnstown, died May 23, 2013, at Hollidaysburg Veterans Home.
Maurice Leo Moore
MOORE – Maurice Leo, 93, Penn Run, died Thursday, May 23, 2013, at Indiana Regional Medical Center.
Regis V. Varmecky
VARMECKY – Regis V. “Reg,” 62, Johnstown, passed away May 22, 2013, at home.
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ALEX – Gregory, 58, Pittsburgh and Kigali, Rwanda, Africa, formerly of Ebensburg, died May 22, 2013, in Pittsburgh.
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.
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