CHERRY TREE R.D. — BORING – Velma I., 103, Cherry Tree R.D., died Nov. 7, 2012, at home. Born Oct. 15, 1909, in Hastings, daughter of Harvey and Lucinda (Wassum) Baum. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Arthur M., in 1968; children, Harold D., Paul E., Mona M. McCracken and Remona Karstetter; one grandson; one great-grandson; 12 brothers and sisters; and son-in-law, Howard McCracken. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Survived by children, Arthur H., married to Betty (Crea); and Sylvia J. Boring, both of Cherry Tree R.D.; and Barbara B. Walker; and Sandra K., married to Charles Karwacki, both of York; son-in-law, Richard Karstetter; daughter-in-law, Agnes Boring; 17 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 21 great-great-grandchildren. A member of Kinport Assembly of God Church. She loved crocheting, gardening and making quilts. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Long-Contres Funeral Home Inc., Northern Cambria, where funeral service will be held at noon Saturday, Pastor Chris Massey. Interment, East Ridge Cemetery. Family requests that memorial contributions be sent to Kinport Assembly of God Church, 5658 Route 240, Cherry Tree, Pa. 15724.
- 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.
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- 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.
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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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