STOYSTOWN — ZIMMERMAN – Hiram R., 86, Stoystown, died Feb. 11, 2013, at the home of his daughter, Kim. Born Dec. 22, 1926, in Quemahoning Township, Somerset County, son of Frederick B. and Lucy A. (Geisel) Zimmerman. Preceded in death by parents; wife, Dolores J. (Stufft), on March 20, 2002; brothers, Vernon A., Harry C., Charles Ray, Cloyd D., George D. and Lewis L.; and sister, Catherine Louise Schrock. Survived by children, Kim C., married to Sam Mostoller, Stoystown; David R., married to Patricia (Carey), Friedens; Robin D., Schellsburg; and Sharon L., Annville; grandchildren, Chad Mostoller, married to Robin (Chitester); Jeremy Mostoller, married to Melissa Ritenour; Kristy (Zimmerman), married to Mark Stephens; Erin (Zimmerman), married to Pete Putyrski; Benjamin Shuster; and Heather (Zimmerman), married to Nelson Torres; great-grandchildren, Cole, Kyle and Caden Stephens; Kalena and Ruby Mostoller; Dominick Shultz; and Jocelyn and Isabella Torres; brother, John F., and wife, Freddie, Hooversville; sister, Jean E. Zimmerman, Washington, D.C.; and numerous nieces and nephews. A Navy veteran of World War II. A retired heavy equipment operator for Operating Engineers Union, Local 66. Member of Jenner Rod & Gun Club and Stoystown Post 257 American Legion. Hiram enjoyed hunting, fishing, reading and doing crossword puzzles. A private family viewing and service will be held. Arrangements by Hoffman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Boswell. In lieu of flowers, donations in Hiram’s memory may be sent to American Lung Association, 3001 Old Gettysburg Road, Camp Hill, Pa. 17001. To express condolences, make a donation or light a candle, visit HoffmanFuneralHomes.com.
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Matthew P. Adams
ADAMS – Matthew P., 20, New Holland, Pa., died unexpectedly Thursday, May 16, 2013, at Ephrata Community Hospital.
Charles E. Block Sr.
BLOCK – Charles E. Sr., 75, Blacklick Township, died Friday, May 17, 2013, at his residence.
Agnes (Popovich) Cardone
CARDONE – Agnes (Popovich) 88, Palmdale, Calif., formerly of Windber, passed away May 15, 2013.
Carmel C. Coco
COCO – Carmel C., 95, died peacefully at home May 18, 2013.
Anna Mae Kopsic
KOPSIC – Anna Mae, 86, Presbyterian Home, Johnstown, formerly of Nanty Glo, passed away May 18, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Frank J. Szymusiak
SZYMUSIAK – Frank J., 97, Nanty Glo, passed away May 17, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
Helen M. (Til) Gembinski
GEMBINSKI – Helen M. (Til), 88, Richland, a longtime resident of Lorain Borough, passed away May 17, 2013, at home.
Gladys I. Wiesinger
WIESINGER – Gladys I., 97, Lower Yoder Township, went to be with her Heavenly Father May 13, 2013.
Glenn W. Wirick
WIRICK – Glenn W., 67, Ebensburg and Dumfries, Va., died Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at Sentara Potomac Hospital of Woodbridge.
Jean (Gibson-Lavely) Yuhas
YUHAS (GIBSON-LAVELY) – Jean, 82, Lower Yoder, died May 18, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
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Melody Ann Black
BLACK – Melody Ann, 55, Johnstown, passed away May 17, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
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.
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