WILMORE — BOLVIN – Scott R. “Hoop,” 54, Wilmore, passed away Feb. 21, 2013. Born Aug. 30, 1958, in Johnstown, son of Clair and Jean (Adams) Bolvin. Preceded in death by father; nephews, Joey Bolvin and Billy Joe McMakin; and niece, Blaine Bolvin. Survived by mother; and sons, Scott A. Bolvin, Wilmore; and Brandon Bolvin, Sidman. Brother of Rick Bolvin, and wife, Linda, Mundys Corner; George Bolvin, and wife, Nancy, New York; Mick Bolvin, and wife, Patti, Seesetown; Tiny Bolvin, and wife, Robin, Portage; Barry Bolvin, and wife, Sharon, Wilmore; and Connie Markus, Entriken. Also survived by nieces and nephews. He was an avid hunter, gardener and fisherman. He was formerly employed by Penn Metals, was a former street commissioner in Summerhill Borough and former co-owner of Hoop and Debs bar. Friends will be received from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Serenko-Claar Funeral Home, PC, Portage. Service and burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the ALS Foundation, Windber Hospice or Lions Club.
- District Deaths May 25, 2013
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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- District Deaths May 24, 2013
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.
Jamie Richard Papinchak
PAPINCHAK – Jamie Richard, 38, Bradford, Pa., went to be with the Lord Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in Elkins, W.Va.
Elimore Christine (Buksa) Picklo
PICKLO – Elinore Christine (Buksa), Grand Forks, N.D., formerly of Wilmington, Del., died May 14, 2013.
PLUMMER – Marlin, Phoenix, Ariz., passed away March 25, 2013.
Timothy R. Weise Sr.
WEISE – Timothy R. “Tim” Sr., Cresson, died unexpectedly May 21, 2013, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh.
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- District Deaths May 23, 2013
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.
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