SCALP LEVEL — GULA – Harry, 86, Scalp Level, went to be with the Lord Feb. 15, 2013. Born Nov. 25, 1926, in Ashtola, son of Peter and Helen (Stegel) Gula. Preceded in death by parents; sister, Mary Fedorko; and brothers, John, Joseph, Peter and Michael Gula. Survived by wife of 60 years, Theresa (Kieta) Gula; these children: Carol, wife of Joel Penrod; Harry Gula, and wife, Nancy (Hildebrand); and Nadine Gula, all of Windber; grandchildren, Zachary; Michelle, wife of Dave Wargo; Jessie, wife of Frank Tallyen; and Andrew Gula; and great-grandchildren, Katelyn Wargo and Tyler Tallyen. Brother of Ann Seredick, Daniel Gula, Pauline Nadonley, Helen Havrilak and Marge Enoch. Also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. Retired employee of Beth Energy Mine 33. Member of UMWA and Laborers Union, Windber American Legion, Deep Sea Fishing Club and the Argument Club. Harry was a loving husband, father and grandfather who enjoyed hunting and deep sea fishing. Member of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church, Windber, where Harry was a member of the Holy Name Society, Ushers Club and helped as a bartender at weddings and the festival and where funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Tuesday, the Very Rev. Leonard E. Voytek, VF. Interment, St. John Cantius Catholic Cemetery, Windber, with graveside military honors by Windber VFW Ritual Team. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Monday at the William Kisiel Funeral Home, Windber, where vigil for the deceased will be held. Rosary will be recited at 7:30 p.m. Monday.
- 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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