NEW FLORENCE — CHESLA – Carl A., 73, New Florence, died Oct. 15, 2012, at home. Born Oct. 5, 1939, in Lockport, son of late Andy George and Anna M. (Barbus) Chesla. Survived by wife of 54 years, Avice (Critchfield) Chesla; daughters, Janice Blahut, and husband, Robert, Pittsburgh; and Carla Moore, and husband, William, Athens, Pa.; grandchildren, Nicholas and Samantha Moore and Jacob and Luke Blahut; sisters, Theresa Gorman, and husband, David; and Genevieve Fabrizio, both of New Florence; brother, Edward Chesla, and wife, Jeanne, Greensburg; and numerous nieces and nephew and extended family. Also preceded in death by brother-in-law, Anthony Fabrizio. Member of Holy Family Catholic Church, Seward, and the former St. Mary’s Catholic Church, New Florence. Retired employee of Bethlehem Steel Corp. with 32 years of service. He enjoyed restoring gas pumps. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Kenneth A. Stuart Funeral Home, 139 Ligonier St., New Florence. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Holy Family Catholic Church, Seward. Interment, Armagh Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Windber Hospice, 600 Somerset Ave., Windber, Pa. 15963. Online condolences may be left at www.thestuartfuneralhomes.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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