JENNERS — GARRETY – Robert B., 68, Jenners, died Nov. 18, 2012, at In Touch Hospice House, Somerset. Born Feb. 29, 1944, in Steubenville, Ohio, son of John Law and Elizabeth (Shoble) Garrety. Preceded in death by parents; son, Robert Weldon Garrety; sisters, Margaret Figard and Elizabeth McGuire; brother, John Garrety; and father- and mother-in-law, Rush and Virginia Berkebile. Survived by wife, the former Wanita Berkebile; daughters, Rene Kimmel, Jenners; Jacqueline, married to Val Campbell, Somerset; and Bobbi Dee, married to Jeremy Harding, Boswell; granddaughter, Lynnae Kimmel; special little buddy, Shawn Purchase; sister, Mary Catherine Hurtak, Harrisburg; and numerous nieces, nephews and in-laws. A 1962 graduate of Johnstown High School. A U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War. He was an electronics technician for Welding Services Inc., Norcross, Ga. Member of United Mine Workers, United Steelworkers, International Brotherhood of Boilermakers and Jenner Rod & Gun Club. Life member of Somerset Post 554 VFW. Bob enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing and flying in his airplane. Viewing will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Hoffman Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 409 Main St., Boswell, where service will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, the Rev. Kurtis L. Frampton, presiding. Donations in Bob’s memory may be sent to In Touch Hospice House, P.O. Box 1173, Somerset, Pa. 15501. To express condolences, make a donation, light a candle or order flowers, visit HoffmanFuneralHomes.com.
- District Deaths June 19, 2013
BEREZONSKY – Mike, 88, Akron, Ohio, passed away June 17, 2013.
BILISKI – William “Bill,” 81, Ohio, died June 13, 2013.
Steven J. Bloxsom Sr.
BLOXSOM – Steven J. Sr., 48, Scalp Level, passed away June 17, 2013.
Robert Millard Bracken
BRACKEN – Lt. JG Robert Millard, 71, a native of Johnstown and a resident of Daphne, Ala., passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2013
CHATARI – Ralph, “Mr. C,” 80, Mooresville, N.C., passed away of congestive heart failure on Monday, June 17, 2013.
Irene L. (Bertram) Erzak
ERZAK – Irene L. (Bertram), 85, Ebensburg, died June 16, 2013, in West Milford, N.J.
Dorothy Carolyn Fesman
FESMAN – Dorothy Carolyn, 95, Johnstown, went to be with our Lord Monday, June 17, 2013, following a long illness.
Willard E. Fyock
FYOCK – Willard E. “Bill,” 94, Windber, died June 18, 2013.
Jeffrey Scott Gates
GATES – Jeffrey Scott, 52, Johnstown, died June 18, 2013, at home.
LEONE – George “Gary,” 66, Hastings, died Friday, June 14, 2013, at his home surrounded by his loving family.
Martha Jean Mutch
MUTCH – Martha Jean, 89, Lilly, passed away June 17, 2013.
Katherine M. Eckenrode Nazick
NAZICK – Katherine M. Eckenrode, 69, Blacklick Township, passed away June 17, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
SPANTAK – Andrew, 84, Johnstown, died June 18, 2013, at LaurelWood Care Center.
- Today's Funerals June 19, 2013
- District Deaths June 18, 2013
BENT – Mrs. Evelyn, 98, Windber, died June 16, 2013, at Church of the Brethren Home.
Gary J. Berkey Jr.
BERKEY – Gary J. Jr., 48, Johnstown, passed away Sunday, June 16, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Paul J. Bertram
BERTRAM – Paul J., 59, Ebensburg, formerly of Lilly and Carrolltown, passed away June 14, 2013, at Cambria Care Center.
Raymond E. Dupas
DUPAS – Raymond E., 73, Hastings, passed away June 16, 2013, at home.
Robert Martin Fry
FRY – Robert Martin “Pappy Cal,” 81, Mundys Corner, went to heaven June 15, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center.
Carole Ann Gates
GATES – Carole Ann, 70, Johnstown, died June 16, 2013, at Select Specialty Hospital.
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