LILLY — STOSSEL – Julia T., 86, Lilly, died Feb. 26, 2013, at home surrounded by her family. Born Aug. 20, 1926, in Lilly, daughter of the late Francis and Sophia (Halupchak) Orehowsky. Preceded in death by husband, Rudolph Stossel, whom she married Sept. 6, 1946; sisters, Anna Walrow, Catherine Waschalk, Mary Zavada and Helen Wasil; brother, Michael F. Orehowsky; and infant granddaughter, Maria Bradley. Survived by children, Theresa, Brush Valley; Kathryn, wife of Gary Bradley, Cresson; David, Lilly; and Francis, married to former Yuko Okano, Denver, Colo.; five grandchildren, Michael Bradley, Ebensburg; James Bradley, Cresson; Michael Griffith, Brush Valley; and Kai and Luke Stossel, Denver, Colo.; four great-grandchildren, Isaac, Henry and Max Bradley, Ebensburg, and Katie Bradley, Cresson; and brother, John Orehowsky, Lilly. Julie was an active member of her parish, Our Lady of the Alleghenies Catholic Church, Lilly, where she was a member of the church choir, kitchen guild and “dustbusters.” She volunteered for the American Red Cross bloodmobile for over 30 years and was a founding member of Lilly Youth Organization. Julie was well-known for her crocheted handkerchiefs and fruit streudel. Friends received from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Thomas F. Cloherty Funeral Home, Lilly, where vigil for the deceased will be held Thursday afternoon. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Our Lady of the Alleghenies Catholic Church, the Rev. Monsignor John R. Sasway, celebrant. Interment, church cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make donations payable to Lilly Washington War Memorial Association, c/o First National Bank of Lilly, 500 Main St., Lilly, Pa. 15938.
- District Deaths May 22, 2013
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.
- Today's Funerals May 22, 2013
- District Deaths May 21, 2013
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.
Mary Ann Luprek
LUPREK – Mary Ann, 70, Geistown, died peacefully May 19, 2013, at Windber Hospice surrounded by family.
James C. Martin
MARTIN – James C., 69, South Fork, died May 20, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Dorothy J. Mock
MOCK – Dorothy J., 83, Windber, died May 19, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Mark Eldon Moyer
MOYER – Mark Eldon, 92, Davidsville, went home to the Lord May 18, 2013, at his home.
- Today's Funerals May 21, 2013
Rillie Lee Mattson
MATTSON – Rillie Lee, beloved wife, mother and friend, passed away peacefully in her sleep May 5, 2013.
Walter H. Streilein
STREILEIN – Walter H., 89, Columbus, Ohio, formerly of Dunnellon, Fla., passed away May 17, 2013, at Friendship Village, Columbus, Ohio.
Hedy M. Shaffer
SHAFFER – Hedy M., 69, Windber, died Saturday, May 18, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
George J. Batovich
BATOVICH – George J., 67, Nanty Glo, died May 18, 2013, at home.
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