JOHNSTOWN — RERKO – Vivian Ruth, 83, Johnstown, died Oct. 5, 2012, in Monroeville, with her daughters, Denise and Patricia, by her side. Born Feb. 15, 1929, in Johnstown, daughter of John and Mary (Horvath) Conjack. Preceded in death by parents; husband of 46 years, James Rerko; brother, Raymond; and sister-in-law, Barbara. She leaves, with broken hearts, her children, Denise (Sam) Hendren, Keeseville, N.Y.; James (Iris), Fayetteville, N.C.; Robert, Boonsboro, Md.; Patricia (Jerry) Eisenberg, Monroeville; and David (Laurie), Frederick, Md.; grandchildren, Aaron and Rachel Eisenberg, Monroeville; and Katie and Christopher, Fredrick, Md.; and sister, Dorothy, Palos Park, Ill. She also leaves behind many nieces and nephews. She was a longtime member of St. Clement Catholic Church. Vivian was so happy to celebrate her sister Dorothy’s 90th birthday at a gala weekend hosted by her nephew in May with many of the family in attendance. Vivian was proud of her children and will be remembered as a kind and loving mother, grandmother and sister. Friends will be received from noon until time of service at 1 p.m. Saturday at Francis G. Ozog Funeral Home Inc., 710 Broad St., Father William E. Rosenbaum, officiating. Inurnment, Grandview Cemetery. Our mother loved fresh flowers but believed they were for the living. We suggest the in lieu of sending flowers for the funeral, please send or take a bouquet to someone you love in her memory. Condolences can be sent to the family at ozogfh.com.
- 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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