GALLITZIN R.D. — BUCK – Ronald J., 65, Gallitzin R.D., died Oct. 25, 2012, at Altoona Regional. Born Nov. 22, 1946, in Gallitzin R.D., son of the late Jacob L. and Irma (Koons) Buck. Preceded in death by daughter, Barbara Ann, and brothers, Francis, Bruce and James. Survived by wife, the former Charlotte Eger, whom he married Oct. 9, 1965, in Cresson; children, Ronald E. (Jennifer O’Neill), Gallitzin R.D.; Jason (Margo Launi), Ashville; Susan Buck, Strongsville, Ohio; and Michael (Rebecca Myers), Medina, Ohio; 10 grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter. Brother of Jacob P., Gallitzin R. D.; Gerry (Leona McCarty) Gallitzin R.D.; Theresa Heane (Joe) Gallitzin; Ralph, Cleveland, Ohio; Mary Hoover (Ron), Loretto R.D.; Richard, Cresson; Mike (Luanne Krug), Ashville R.D.; Joe (Mary Lou Hanlon), Gallitzin R.D.; Katy Lynch, Littleton, Col.; and Don (Lisa Ball), Gallitzin R.D. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Retired in 1998 from General Motors in Parma, Ohio, after 30 years’ service and where he served as a committee man for a number of years. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the Basilica of St. Michael, Loretto, the Rev. Msgr. Timothy Swope, celebrant. Committal, St. Michael Cemetery. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Gibbons Funeral Home, Ashville, where a vigil service will be held Sunday afternoon.
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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.
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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.
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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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