JOHNSTOWN — SHELDON – Dale J. “Jerry,” 67, Johnstown, passed away Feb. 26, 2013, at home. Born Feb. 18, 1946, in Johnstown, son of the late Samuel and Pauline Sheldon. Preceded in death by son, Samuel Sheldon; brother, Roger Sheldon; and sister, Lila Fay Sheldon. Survived by wife, Anna Sheldon, to whom he was married for 25 years and loved so dearly; daughter and caregiver, DeAnna Sheldon, Johnstown; stepdaughters, Cherie, wife of Reubon Yoder, Jerome; and Rebecca Ream, Johnstown; and loving grandchildren that were his world, Lilie and Xander Smith, Brennan Knipple and Karissa and Christian Yoder. Also survived by sister, Jean Huntsman, Altoona. Dale was a graduate of Richland High School. He served in the Air Force as an engine man and was a flight crew member on the F-4c Phantom fighter jet during Vietnam. Dale loved cutting timber. He cut timber around Johnstown and Dilltown hills for more than 45 years. He owned and operated Sheldon Lumber Co. before his health made him stop. He also loved to hunt, but was the best outstanding trout fisherman … “the trout feared the mention of his name.” This was his No. 1 slogan for years. He will be sadly missed by his family and everyone that knew him … never forgotten. At the request of the family, visitation and funeral service will be private. Arrangements by William Kisiel Funeral Home, Windber.
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SALAY – Michael, of Pueblo, Colo., born Oct. 10, 1923, passed away June 15, 2013.
Louis C. Carter
CARTER – Louis C., 71, Johnstown, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2013.
Helen M. Litvin
LITVIN – Helen M., 80, Johnstown, went to be with the Lord June 18, 2013.
John G. Horner
HORNER – John G. “Jack,” 75, Timberlake Village, Ohio.
Betty Jean Maydak
MAYDAK – Betty Jean, 77, passed away June 18, 2013, in Bloomsburg.
James M. Schellhammer
SCHELLHAMMER – James M., 56, Lucerne Mines, died June 17, 2013.
James A. Unger Sr.
UNGER – James A. Sr., 57, Johnstown, died June 18, 2013, at Westmoreland Hospital.
Mary A. Wysocki
WYSOCKI – Mary A., 87, Watkins, passed away June 19, 2013, at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh.
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BEREZONSKY – Mike, 88, Akron, Ohio, passed away June 17, 2013.
BILISKI – William “Bill,” 81, Ohio, died June 13, 2013.
Steven J. Bloxsom Sr.
BLOXSOM – Steven J. Sr., 48, Scalp Level, passed away June 17, 2013.
Robert Millard Bracken
BRACKEN – Lt. JG Robert Millard, 71, a native of Johnstown and a resident of Daphne, Ala., passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2013
CHATARI – Ralph, “Mr. C,” 80, Mooresville, N.C., passed away of congestive heart failure on Monday, June 17, 2013.
Irene L. (Bertram) Erzak
ERZAK – Irene L. (Bertram), 85, Ebensburg, died June 16, 2013, in West Milford, N.J.
Dorothy Carolyn Fesman
FESMAN – Dorothy Carolyn, 95, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord Monday, June 17, 2013, following a long illness.
Willard E. Fyock
FYOCK – Willard E. “Bill,” 94, Windber, died June 18, 2013.
Jeffrey Scott Gates
GATES – Jeffrey Scott, 52, Johnstown, died June 18, 2013, at home.
LEONE – George “Gary,” 66, Hastings, died Friday, June 14, 2013, at his home surrounded by his loving family.
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