COLVER — ORGIS – Amelia, 88, formerly of Colver, passed away Jan. 29, 2013, at Rebekah Manor, Ebensburg. Always a good friend to everyone, in loving memory and with the greatest respect for our mother; there in good times and bad times, giving unconditional love and understanding. Born July 10, 1924, in Houtzdale, daughter of Jules and Felicia. Last surviving member of her immediate family, she was preceded in death by husband, Edmund; brothers, Archie, Arthur and Jules; sister, Julienne; grandsons, Jack Polinsky and Guy Orgis; and son-in-law, William Clark. Survived by children, Marie Polinsky, Ebensburg; Donald (Judi) Orgis, Revloc; Ronald (Linda) Orgis, Florida; and Rita (Skip) Clark-Davis, Nevada. Also survived by grandchildren, Rob and Jeffrey Orgis, Paul Mallin Jr., Scott Orgis, Olivia DeBalli and Michael Polinsky; and numerous great-grandchildren. Member of Holy Family Roman Catholic Church, Colver, and the Solidity and Legion of Mary. She retired from the former JoAnn Dress Factory in Ebensburg. She had been active in Colver Fire Company ladies auxiliary and Catholic Daughters of the Americas, and was an avid bingo player. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Ebensburg, where vigil prayer service will be held. Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Holy Family Church, Colver, the Rev. Father Bernard Grega, celebrant. Committal, Holy Family Cemetery, Colver. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to United Cerebral Palsy Consumer Activity Program, 119 Jari Drive, Johnstown, Pa. 15904, or to Rebekah Manor, Resident Activity Fund, 4848 Admiral Peary Highway, Ebensburg, Pa. 15931.
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.
Dolores J. Shook
SHOOK – Dolores J., 79, Northern Cambria, passed away May 18, 2013, at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
Mary Angela (Montello) Vivadelli
VIVADELLI – Mary Angela (Montello), 98, passed away May 16, 2013, at her residence in Green Ridge Village, Newville.
RITKO – Verne “Dolly,” 93, Altoona, formerly of Johnstown, died May 18, 2013, at the Lutheran Home at Hollidaysburg.
Alma R. Hebner
HEBNER – Alma R., 76, Penn Run, passed away May 18, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
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Matthew P. Adams
ADAMS – Matthew P., 20, New Holland, Pa., died unexpectedly Thursday, May 16, 2013, at Ephrata Community Hospital.
Charles E. Block Sr.
BLOCK – Charles E. Sr., 75, Blacklick Township, died Friday, May 17, 2013, at his residence.
Agnes (Popovich) Cardone
CARDONE – Agnes (Popovich) 88, Palmdale, Calif., formerly of Windber, passed away May 15, 2013.
Carmel C. Coco
COCO – Carmel C., 95, died peacefully at home May 18, 2013.
Anna Mae Kopsic
KOPSIC – Anna Mae, 86, Presbyterian Home, Johnstown, formerly of Nanty Glo, passed away May 18, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Frank J. Szymusiak
SZYMUSIAK – Frank J., 97, Nanty Glo, passed away May 17, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown.
Helen M. (Til) Gembinski
GEMBINSKI – Helen M. (Til), 88, Richland, a longtime resident of Lorain Borough, passed away May 17, 2013, at home.
Gladys I. Wiesinger
WIESINGER – Gladys I., 97, Lower Yoder Township, went to be with her Heavenly Father May 13, 2013.
Glenn W. Wirick
WIRICK – Glenn W., 67, Ebensburg and Dumfries, Va., died Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at Sentara Potomac Hospital of Woodbridge.
Jean (Gibson-Lavely) Yuhas
YUHAS (GIBSON-LAVELY) – Jean, 82, Lower Yoder, died May 18, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
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