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Special Fayette County Obituaries

These obituaries come from unknown papers. They were cut out and put into a photo album by the original owner,

who gave them to me in 1997. It is a copy of the original with no corrections to its spelling or punctuation.

Contributed by Lee Donovan.

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ABRAHAM Services
Ralph S. Abraham, 64, of 315 Fernwood Lane, New Castle, formerly of Smithfield, died at 3 a.m. Saturday. An insurance agent, he was born and reared in Smithfield. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Anna Dayton Abraham; two sons, Ralph Jr. of Warren, Ohio, and Ronald of New Castle; six grandchildren; two sisters, Mrs. Leslie (Hanna) Moser of Smithfield and Louise of Uniontown, and two brothers, Willard of White Rock and William of Fairchance.


ANGRY, Mrs. George (Fern) Hazel
Friends are being received in the Sangston Funeral Home, McClellandtown until Wednesday at 12 noon and in the Grace Chapel Presbyterian Church, High House, from 1 until 2:30 p.m., the hour of service with Rev. John Richardson the church pastor officiating, assisted by Rev. McClelland Riggar, Interment will be in Jacobs Lutheran Cemetery.


BARBER, EVELYN MAE
BARBER, Evelyn Mae - Age 62 years of 14 Miller Ave., Uniontown, died suddenly, Wednesday, October 1, 1975 in the Uniontown Hospital at 10:25 a.m. She was born in Luzerne Twp, East Riverside, Pa. on August 19, 1913 and was the daughter of the late Robert Grayson and Eve Jane White Barber, She was an employee of the Uniontown Hospital as a cashier. She was a member of the First Brethren Church, Uniontown. Surviving is an aunt, Miss Pearl Barber, Uniontown, with whom she made her home; a halfbrother Paul Barber, Pittsburgh, and several cousins. Friends will be received in the Dearth Funeral Home, this evening 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday until 1:30 p.m. the hour of service. Rev. True L. Hunt, her Pastor, will officiate. Interment in Masontown Cemetery, Masontown. Friends will be received at the Cunningham Funeral Home, North Side, New Castle, from 7 to 9 p.m. today. Funeral services will be held there at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday.


BEAL, ETHEL MAE
BEAL, Ethel Mae - Age 82 years of 506 Marshall Manor, Uniontown, Pa., died Thursday, May 20, 1976 at 5:20 p.m. in the Uniontown Hospital after an extended illness. She was born at New York City, the daughter of the late Howard and Sarah Wilson. She was predeceased by her husband John D. Beal in 1960 and a daughter, Roberta Jean in 1948. Surviving are the following children, Harold Beal of Morgantown, W.Va., Mrs Grace Blaney of Long Island, N.Y., Orville E. Beal of Short Hills, N.J., Mrs. Henry (Gladys) Batz of Hollywood, Fla., Mrs. Donald (Thelma) Wright of Mesa, Arizona, Richard Beal of Monrovia, Calif., Mrs. John (Myrtle) Burns, of Uniontown, Pa., John T. Beal of Masontown, Pa., Mrs Marvin (Ethel) Gates of McClellandtown, Pa., Mrs. Kenneth (Joyce) Flint of San Diego, Calif., Wayne C. Beal of Oregan, Wis. Twenty four grandchildren, fifteen greatgrandchildren. She was a member of the McClellandtown United Presbyterian Church. Friends will be received in the T. Leonard Sangston Funeral Home, McClellandtown today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Sunday until 2 p.m., the hour of service, with Rev. Howard B. Brown officiating. Interment in Sylvan Heights Cemetery.


ARMALENE BECKER death noted
Mrs Armalene O'Neal Becker a former teacher in the Uniontown schools, died Aug. 7 at her home, 5728 Lyman Ave, Downers Grove, Ill. Surviving are her husband, George O. Becker; one daughter, Mrs Ralph(Janeann) Munsie and two grandchildren, all of Downers Grove, and one sister, Mrs N.C. (Martha R.) Evans of McClellandtown. She was preceded in death by her parents, Alfred and Jennie Arison O'Neal, and three brothers, Harold, Clyde and LaClair. Memorial services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday at St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, Downers Grove. Vesta Chapter 242, Order of Eastern Star,will also conduct services at that time.


BERKSHIRE, LLOYD
BERKSHIRE, Lloyd - Age 86 years of Masontown, Pa. died Friday, April 11, 1975 in the Uniontown Hospital. He was the son of the late John and Emma (Bosley) Berkshire. He was born February 14, 1899 at Woodside Pa. He was a member of the Masontown Mennonite Church. He was preceded in death by his wife, Olive (Townsend) Berkshire on August 15, 1972 and a brother, Raymond Berkshire on August 15, 1973. Survivng are the following children; J. L.Berkshire, Akron, Ohio, Eugene and James R. Berkshire both of Orrville, Ohio Mrs. Melvin (Mable) Hartman, Wooster, Ohio, Mrs. Kermit (Margaret) Thomas, Elizabethtown, Pa., Betty Berkshire, Orrville, Ohio, four grandchildren, seven great grandchildren four brothers; Harry Berkshire Masontown, Pa , Ralph Berkshire Harrisburg, Virginia,Kenneth Berkshire, Masontown, Pa., Dewey Berkshire, Santa Maria, California and one sister, Edith Laughead, Uniontown, Pa. Friends will be received in the Grant R. Townsend Funeral Home, 220 S. Main St., Masontown Sunday 2 to 9 p.m., Monday 10 to 12 noon and in the Masontown Mennonite Church from 1 to 2 p.m. the hour of service with Rev. J. W. Townsend officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.


BERKSHIRE, MABEL JOHNSON
BERKSHIRE, Mabel Johnson - Age 73 years, of 624 E. Church Ave.; Masontown, died Friday evening, July 27, 1973 in the Uniontown Hospital. She was born September 7, 1899 in Masontown. She was a member of the Masontown Evangelical Menonnite Church.She is survived by: her husband, Kenneth L. Berkshire; a son, James O. Berkshire of Masontown; four grandchildren. Friends will be received in the Grant R. Townsend Funeral Home, Masontown after 7 p.m. today and until Monday at 2 p.m. the hour of service with Rev. J. W. Townsend officiating. Interment in Greendale Cemetery.


BERKSHIRE, OLIVE TOWNSEND
BERKSHIRE, Olive Townsend - Age 87 years of Orrville, Ohio, R.D. 1, formerly of Masontown, R.D., died Wednesday, August 15, 1973 in Hanover House Nursing Home, Massilion, Ohio. She was, born in Masontown on April 11, 1886 and was the daughter of the late William and Rebecca Johnson Townsend. She was a member of the Smithville Mennonite Church, Ohio. Surviving is her husband, Lloyd Berkshire; three sons, J. L. Berkshire, Akron, Ohio, Eugene and James, both of Orrville, Ohio; three daughters, Mrs. Melvin (Mable) Hartman, Wooster, Ohio, Mrs. Kermit (Margaret) Thomas, Johnstown, and Betty Berkshire, at home; fourteen grandchildren; four great grandchildren; three brothers, George Townsend, and Harry N. Townsend, both of Masontown, and Frank Townsend, New Geneva; two sisters, Mrs. Bertha McCann, Masontown, and Mrs. Zetta Honsaker, Pittsburgh. She was predeceased by two daughters, a brother, and four sisters. Friends will be received in the Grant R. Townsend Funeral Home, Masontown, Saturday 2 to 10 p.m. and Sunday 10 a.m. to 12 noon and in the Mason- town Mennonite Church from 1 to 2 p.m. the hour of service. Rev. Paul Roth will officiate. Interment in Church Cemetery.


BLANEY, ARCHIE A.
BLANEY, Archie A. - Age 84 years of R. D. 1, Lake Lynn, died, Wednesday, November 6, 1974 at 5:35 p.m. in the Morgan Manor Convalescent Center, Morgantown, W. Va. He was born September 26, 1890 at Cheat Neck, W. Va, the son of the late George and Elizabeth Blaney. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Calvary United Methodist Church of CheatNeck, W. Va. Surviving are his wife, Blanche Graham Blaney; two daughters, Mrs. James (Donna) Franks of Smithfield R.D. and Mrs. C. Edwin (Eleanor) Kingan of Rockville, Md.; six grand, children. The family will receive friends in the Vance Brownfield Funeral Home, Smithfield, today from 7 to 9 p.m., Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday until 2 p.m., the hour of service, with Pastor Nelson Krute officiating. Interment will follow in the Mount Moriah Baptist Cemetery, Smithfield.


BOYLE, JOHN
John Boyle Funeral Set Funeral arrangements have been made for John A. (Jack) Boyle, 65, a retired director of mine inspection for the Frick Coal Div. of U. S. Steel Corp., who died suddenly Saturday morning at his residence, 121 Maryal Drive, Whitehall. He was a former resident of Uniontown. Friends will be received in the Gleason Funeral Home, 114 E. Fayette St., today from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. until Tuesday at 9 a.m. when a Requiem High Mass will be held in St. John's R. C. Church with Rev. James; O'D Hanlon as celebrant. Burial will be in Sylvan Heights Cemetery. Born near Scottdale, he was educated in the local schools and graduated from West Virginia University. He joined U. S. Steel in 1916 as an assistant machinist at the Everson Shop. After a series of promotions, he was named chief mine inspector for the Frick District with offices in Uniontown in 1944 and served as director of mine inspection until his retirement in 1962. Active in mining and civic affairs, Mr. Boyle was past. president of both the Pittsburgh Coal Mining Institute and the Mine Rescue Veterans Assn. He also served. as vice president of this Mine Inspectors Institute of America as well as a member of the National Safety Council and Coal Mine Safety Exchange Group. Other Activities: Mr. Boyle served the Boy Scouts of America as health and safety director of the Old Trails District. In 1945 and again in 1949,, he was named to the state mine inspectors examining board. He was a member of the Frick Veterans Assn.; Scottdale Elks; Uniontown Country Club, Tower Vue Country Club, Baldwin; and St. Elizabeth's R.C. Church, Pleasant Hills. A veteran of World War I, he was past commander of the New Salem, American Legion, and also served as president of the New Salem Rotary Club. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Pearl Ache Boyle; two sons, John W. and Francis R., both of Uniontown; 14 grandchildren, three brothers, Michael and George, both of California, and Arthur, Scottdale.


BRASHEAR, RUTH COFFMAN
BRASHEAR, Ruth Coffman - Age 55, a resident of Footedale, died in the Uniontown Hospital at 7:16 a.m. on Saturday, June 15, 1974. She was a daughter of the late Frank and Etta Core Coffman of McClellandtown. Preceding her in death were one brother, Glenn Coffman, and one sister, Mrs. Claud A. Fordyce. Surviving are her husband, Earl E. Brashear; eight children, Sarah Jane at home, Mrs. Oscar(Lorraine) Cisneros of the state of Illinois, Earl Brashear, Mrs. John (Harriet) Budner, Mrs. William (Margaret) Schultz, Mrs. Kenneth (Sandra) Baughman, Ronald Brashear, and Mrs. Edward (Judith) Leichliter, all of Cleveland, Ohio; twenty grandchildren; three sisters, Miss Elsie Coffman of Pittsburgh, Mrs. John Morris of McClellandtown, and Mrs. James Galderise of Uniontown. Friends will be received in the T. Leonard Sangston Funeral Home, McClellandtown, today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., and Tuesday from 10:30 a.m. until 2 p.m., the hour of service, with Rev. Carl W. Opel officiating. Interment will be in St. Jacob's Lutheran Cemetery, R.D. 1. Masontown.


BROGAN, MARY WILSON (FRANKS)
BROGAN, Mary Wilson (Franks) - Age 98 years of Steubenville, Ohio, died Monday, May 1, 1967 in the Ohio Valley Hospital, Steubenville, Ohio at 7:40 p.m. She was the daughter of the late, Simon and Elizabeth Price Franks. She is survived by a son, George T. Wilson of Cleveland, Ohio; two daughters, Mrs. Frank (Gladys) Fairbank and Mrs. Lawrence (Elizabeth) Baker both of Steubenville, Ohio; two grandchildren and six great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Thomas Wilson in 1913 and her second husband, James Brogan in 1946 also four brothers and one sister. Friends will be received in the T. Leonard Sangston Funeral Home, McClellandtown today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 and until Thursday at 2:30 p.m. the hour of service. Rev. Frederick A. Prezioso will officiate. Interment in the family plot Jacobs Lutheran Cemetery, McClellandtown.


BROWN, CAROLINE A.
BROWN, Caroline A. - Age 71 years, of 514 N. Main Street, Masontown, died Saturday, January 8, 1972 in the University Medical Center, Morgantown, West Virginia. The daughter of the late John and Flora Dugan, she was a member of the Masontown Presbyterian Church, where she served on the Church Board. She was also a member of the Masontown Bridge Club; the VFW Auxiliary of Masontown; the American Legion Auxiliary; and was a math teacher for years In the German Township schools. She had been a resident of Masontown since 1925. Surviving are her husband, George C. Brown; four brothers: John Dugan, Wallace Dugan, Raymond Dugan, and Robert Dugan, all of McClellandtown. She was predeceased by a sister, Mrs. Willis Riffle In 1963. Friends will be received in the Yoney Funeral Home, Masontown, today from 7 to 10 p.m., Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 10 p.m., and Wednesday in the Masontown, Presbyterian Church from 1 to 2 p.m., the hour of service, with Rev. Robert Orr, Jr., officiating, Burial in Masontown Cemetery.


BROWN, CRAIG CAMERON
BROWN, Craig Cameron - Age 12 years, son of Rev. and Mrs. Howard E. Brown of McClellandtown, died in the Uniontown Hospital Sunday, March 1, 1970. In addition to his parents, surviving are a sister, Tracey Elizabeth Brown; his maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Russell Terry of Toledo, Ohio; his paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Howard E. Brown, Sr. of Oneonta, N. Y.; and several aunts and uncles. A seventh grade student at German Twp. Junior High School, he was a member of the Fayette Singing Boys Choir and the Boy Scouts of America Troop No. 659 of McClellandtown. Friends will be received in the T. Leonard Sangston Funeral Home, McClellandtown Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Memorial services will be conducted at 2 p.m. in the McClellandtown Presbyterian Church with Rev. William P. Barker of the Pittsburgh Theologial Seminary and Rev. William H. Strohm, executive of the Redstone Presbytery, officiating. Interment will be in the family plot of Church Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, friends may give to the memorial fund of the McClellandtown Presbyterian Church. Fayette Singing Boys will be received in the funeral home this evening at 8:00 and, the Boy Scouts of America Troop No. 659 Tuesday evening at 7:15.


BROWN, GEORGE C.
BROWN, George C. - Age 76, a resident of 514 North Main St., Masontown, died in the Mount Macrina Nursing Home on Saturday, July 6, 1974. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church, Masontown. He served as a corporal in World War I, was a member of Company D, 110th Infantry Division, United States Army, during World War I, and served as a lieutenant colonel during World War II in the famed Twenty-Eighth Division of the Air Force. He was a partner in the Brown and Smiley Insurance Agency, Uniontown, and a member of Valley Lodge F&AM. Uniontown Lodge of Perfection, Syria Temple, Pittsburgh, Masontown American Legion and VFW, Fourth and Eighth, Retired Officers' Association, and B.P.O. Elks 370, Uniontown. He was the former registrar of wills in Fayette County, former Fayette County Republican Chairman and former member of the State Republican Committee. Preceding him in death was his wife. Caroline A. Brown, in 1972. Surviving are one sister Mrs. Eugene (Beautrice) Breamer of Pittsburgh, and several nieces. Friends will be received in the Yoney Funeral Home, Masontown, today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., where funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. with Rev.Dr. Earl P. Confer officiating. Burial will be in Masontown Cemetery. Military rites will be accorded at graveside by Masontown VFW and American Legion. Masons' Valley Lodge 459 F&AM will hold ritualistic services today at 8 p.m.


BROWN, MARY BETH
BROWN, Mary Beth - Age 12 years, 11 months of 3 Wheat Lane, Mountaintop, Pa., died at her home Monday, June 7, 1976. She is the daughter of Ainsworth and Nora Kay Hugh Brown, also surviving are two brothers, Timothy and Neil at home. Her maternal grandmother, Mary Hugh of Smithfield, Pa.: maternal grandparents, Betty and Sanford Brown of Westminister, Md. Private funeral services will be held at the James W. Goldsboro, Fairchance Wednesday at 11 a.m. with Rev. Henry Brown of Morgantown, W. Va. officiating. Interment in Mount Moriah Baptist Cemetery, Smithfield, Pa. The family welcomes friends at the home of Mary Hugh, Smithfield, Pa.


BRYAN, HARRY KENNETH
BRYAN, Harry Kenneth - Age 67 years, husband of Virginia Jordan Bryan of 566 Rte, 88, Carmichaels, died Sunday, March 19, 1972 at 8 p.m. in the University Hospital, Morgantown, W. Va. He was born December 9, 1904 in Masontown, Pa. the son of the late Harry William and Emma Elizabeth First Bryan. He was a retired electrician of the U. S. Steel Corp. and was presently with the Keystone Electrical Inspectors. He was a veteran of World War II serving as Chief Warrant Officer with the U.S. Navy. He was a member of the Christ Reformed Church of Ruffsdale, the UMWA, 6326, the Valley Lodge, F&AM. No. 459 of Masontown, the Uniontown Lodge of Perfection, the Pittsburgh Consistory and the Tall Cedars of Fayette County. He was preceded in death by a sister, Mrs. Ethel Mae Myers. Friends will be received in he Michael Lucas Funeral Home, Carmichaels after 7 this evening and until Thursday at 1 p.m. the hour of service, Rev. Harold Kelley will officiate interment in Lafayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill. Ritualistic Services will be held Wednesday evening at 8 by the Valley Lodge, F&AM, No 459 of Masontown.


BUTERA, SARAH DAVIDSON
BUTERA, Sarah Davidson - Age 48 years of 314 Belle Isle Ave., Pittsburgh, died June 27, 1971, after an extended illness. She was Born on September 9, 1922 in New Salem, Pa., a daughter of Edna Davidson of Uniontown and the late John H. Davidson. She was a graduate of Brownsville High School, 1940, and Washington Hospital School of Nursing, Class of 1943, and was a member of the Brookline Blvd. United Presbyterian Church. She was first married in 1943 to Tawrence Burgh of Washington, Pa., who died in 1947. In 1950 she married Louis G. Butera, who survives. Also surviving are the following children: Edward L. Burgh and Sue Burgh Squires of California, Thomas L. and Mary Ann Butera at home; three grandchildren; three sisters, Mrs. Thomas (Merle) Ridge, Brownsville, Mrs. Graham (Ruth) Bleiler, Bozeman, Mont., Mrs. William (Virginia) Canan, Washington, Pa., one brother; Roy C. Davidson, Garden City, Mich., one brother, Jack, is deceased. The family will receive friends at the L. Beinhauer and Sons Funeral Home, 2630 W. Liberty Ave.(Dormart) Pittsburgh, Pa. today and Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. where funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 30, at 11 a.m. Interment in the Queen of Heaven Cemetery. (Brownsville Telegraph please copy)


CASEY, ELIZABETH McWHIRTER
CASEY, Elizabeth McWhirter - Age 80 years of 43 Dunlap St., Uniontown, died Wednesday February 4, 1976 in the University Medical Center, Morgantown, W. Va. at 11:07 a.m. She was born in Springfield Twp; on January 23, 1896 the daughter of the late Hugh and Jane Summerville McWhirter. She was a member of Central Christian Church, the Bethany Class, and the Ideal Chapter, No. 213, Order of Eastern Star of Masontown, the Margaret E. Caven White Shrine, the Fayette County Gold Star Mothers,the Golden Age Club and the Women's Civic League. Surviving are a son, Emmett R. Casey of Sacramento, Calf.; two daughters, Mrs. Jean Adamson of Clariton, Pa. and Mrs. Charlotte Santore of Greensboro; eight grandchildren; five greatgrandchildren; a sister, Mrs. Agnes Coughenour of Syosset, N.Y. and formerly of Uniontown. She was preceded in death by her husband Emmett R. Casy; two sons, Harry killed in World War II and Mervin Casey; four brothers and two sisters. The family will receive friends in the Andrew D. Ferguson Funeral Home, 80 Morgantown St. today from 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. and until Saturday at 11 a.m. the hour of service. Dr. Earl P. Confer and Rev. Norman C. Hunt will officiate. Interment in Jacob's Lutheran Cemetery.


CATNEY, ESTHER U.
CATNEY, Esther U. - Age 65 years of 487 E. 314 St., Willowick, Ohio and formerly of Continental No. 2, died Wednesday, February 13, 1974 at her home. She was the daughter of the late James B. and Mary (McDade) Catney. She was a former member of St. John's R. C. Church of Uniontown and was a retired Traffic Telephone Operator with the Ohio Bell Telephone Co. of Cleveland, Ohio with thirty-six years service. She is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Mary Rita Stewart of Willowick, Ohio, Mrs. Margaret Leacy of Lyndhurst, Ohio; three brothers, Thomas of Oneida, N.Y., Robert of Uniontown and James of Swayzee, Ind. The family will receive friends this evening from 7 to 9 p.m., Friday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. and until Saturday at 9:30 a.m. in the Robert S. Oats Funeral Home, 71 Pennsylvania Ave. Mass of the Resurrection will be offered at 10 a.m.in St. John's R. C. Church with Rev. Fr. Thomas Rinn as celebrant. Interment in Lafayette Memorial Park.


Memory Card: Michael CAVALCANTE
In Memory Of Michael Cavalcante Date of Birth SEPTEMBER 29, 1874 Date of Death NOVEMBER 1, 1957 Date and Hour of Service TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5, 1957 10:30 A. M. Services Held From SANGSTON FUNERAL HOME McClellandtown, Pa. PRAYER SERVICES ST. AGNES CEMETERY Leckrone, Pa. Funeral Conducted By SANGSTON FUNERAL HOME


CHRISTIE, ROSE
CHRISTIE, Rose - Of 43 Maple St., Uniontown, died suddenly, Sunday, June 25, 1967, at 10:05 AM, in the Uniontown Hospital, following a very brief illness. Surviving are one sister, Miss Catherine Christie, at home and several nieces and nephews. She was a former employee of the Household Furniture Co. for forty years, was a member of the Catholic Daughters of America, Court No. 505, Uniontown, was a Trustee in the Queen of Peace Chapter of the Catholic Business & Professional Women's Association, was a Charter member of the Uniontown Music Club, had served as secretary for eight years for the American Legion Auxiliary, and also secretary of Deanery 8, D.C.C.W., was a member of St. John's R. C. Church, Uniontown and St. John's Altar and Rosary Society. Friends will be received In the Haky Funeral Home, 139 W. Fayette St., this evening, from 7 to 10 PM, and Tuesday, from 2 to 5 and 7 to 10 PM. A Requiem High Mass will he intoned Wednesday at 9:30 AM at St. John's R. C. Church, Uniontown, with Rt. Rev. Msgr. Andrew J. Schneider, as celebrant. Interment will follow In Sylvan Heights Cemetery. The Catholic Daughters of America, Court No. 505, will recite the Rosary, Tuesday evening at 7; the Catholic BPW, Tuesday evening at 7:30 and the Parish Rosary will be recited Tuesday evening at 8:30.


CHRISTOPHER Death Told
Funeral services for D. Bryan Christopher, a former teacher and school administrator, were held Friday at the Ruck Funeral Home, Baltimore, Md. Mr. Christopher, who was 73 years old, died Tuesday at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center after a heart attack. He lived at 2800 Inglewood Ave. A native of Masontown, he served 37 years as principal in the German Twp. school system. He was a member of the Masontown School Board for 16 years. He also served as secretary of the board for the same number of years. After retiring in 1954, Mr. Christopher moved to Baltimore and was employed in the teachers retirement division of the, State Education Department, receiving a citation from former Gov. Millard Tawes. Mr. Christopher attended Grove City College, Southwestern State Teacher's College and West Virginia University. He is survived by his wife, the former Laura Treacher; a daughter, Mrs. Margaret E. Britt, and two grandchildren, Mrs. Robert Richards of New Carrollton, Md., and Mrs. Franklin C. Britt, Baltimore.


CHRISTOPHER, ERNEST
CHRISTOPHER, Ernest - Age 72 years of Uniontown, died Sunday, June 29 1980 in the Uniontown Hospital. He was born October 24, 1907, in German Twp., the son of the late, Dennis R. and Elsie Staley Christopher. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife Goldie G. Moody Christopher; a son, Charles and two brothers, Lewis C. and Elliott G. He was a member of Central Christian Church of Uniontown, the Brownsville Lodge No. 6, F&AM, the UMWA, Local 6548 and was a retired machinist with U.S. Steel Corp., Filbert Shop. Surviving are his wife Anna King Gadd Christopher; the following children, Dennis R. of Preston, Iowa, Lewis M. of Stoney Point, R.D. 3 Uniontown, Mrs. Lawrence (Susanna) King of Smock; step daughter, Mrs. Dale (Lynda) Jones Of Brownsville; seven grandchildren; two great grandchildren ; a brother, Ralph of New Salem and three sisters, Mrs. John (Margaret) Langley of Hibbs Nellie Christopher of Uniontown and Mrs. Elsie Crago of Ralph. Friends will be received in the Dearth Funeral Home New Salem today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., and Wednesday until 2 p.m. the hour of service Rev. Darwin W. Collins, his pastor and Rev. James L. Browne will officiate. Interment will follow in Church Hill Cemetery McClellandtown, Pa. Masonic services will be held this evening at 7:30.


CLOSE, MRS. LENA THOMAS
CLOSE, MRS. Lena Thomas - Aged 61, Rte. 40, Markleysburg, formerly of Uniontown, died in the Uniontown Hospital, Monday, October 7, 1963 at 10:30 a.m. She was a daughter of the late Harrison and Mollie Frantz Thomas. She was a member of Grace Methodist Church, Confluence Road and a former member of Christ Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband, Frank Close; one sister, Mrs. Pearl Bowers, Ballston Soa, N.Y.; one brother, Fred Thomas, Addison. The family will receive friends In the Humbert Funeral Home, Confluence, after 7 this evening, Wednesday from 2 - 4 and 7 = 9 until Thursday at 2 p.m. the hour of service. Rev. John R. Hickson will officiate. Interment will be in Addison Cemetery.


COCHRANE, CLARENCE A.
COCHRANE, Clarence A. - Age 70 years, died at the Uniontown Hospital at 2:50 am, Tuesday, December 31, 1968. He was a resident of 144 Columbus Ave., Masontown. He is survived by his wife Lillian Mae Wagner Cochrane, the following children. Mrs. John (Ethel Mae) Sinko of Masontown; Clarence Cochrane of Sheffield Lake, Ohio; Robert Cochrane of Masontown; Paul Cochrane of Elyria, Ohio; Fred Cochrane of Munroe Falls, Ohio; also sixteen grandchildren and one great grandchild: three sisters, Emma Younkin and Mrs. Laverne Carter of Ohio; Mrs.Eva Diehl of Salisbury, Pa.; two brothers, Allen Cochrane of New Bethlehem. Pa.; George Cochrane of Ohio. He was a member of McClellandtown Presbyterian Church, a member of the Light and Law Class; a member of U.M.W.A. Local 6326 of Ronco and V.F.W. Post 47, Uniontown. He was a World War I Veteran. Friends will be received at the Maykuth Funeral Home, Masontown today from 2 to 5 and 7 to 10. The body will be in state in the McClellandtown Presbyterian Church from 12 to 1:30 p.m. Friday. Funeral services at 1:30 Friday with Rev. John Morrow officiating. Military rites at the graveside. Burial at Church Hill Cemetery, McClellandtown.


D. L. COFFMAN DIES AT HOME
Daniel L. Coffman one of Uniontown's most widely known residents, died at 3:40 p.m., Tuesday, February 24, 1931, at his home 44 West Craig street. Mr. Coffman had been ill for sometime but death yesterday was sudden due to a heart attack. Mr. Coffman was a native and lifelong resident of Fayette county. He was born in German township January 12, 1848, the son of Mr. and Mrs. William H. Coffman. He attended the public schools of German township after which be took up fanning as a vocation. He retired, however, about 23 years ago and came to Uniontown. At the time of his death he was 83 years, one month and 12 days old. Surviving are; his widow, Mrs. Sarah Moore Coffman and the following children. Mrs. A. J. Franks and Frank E. Coffman, both of McClellandtown; T. Calvin, Ira D., and H.Dale Coffman, all of Uniontown. Two sisters, Mrs.T. S. Collier and Miss Elizabeth Coffman of Uniontown, and one brother, William H. Coffman, of McClellandtown, also survive. Short funeral services will be solemnized at the home Thursday afternoon at 2 o'clock followed by additional services in the Church Hill church In charge of Rev. James Clark, pastor of the Second Presbyterian church of Uniontown, of which Mr. Coffman was a member. Burial will be in Church Hill cemetery. The family requests that flowers be omitted.


COFFMAN. EDGAR PAUL
COFFMAN. Edgar Paul - 70 years, 8 months and 10 days, a resident of 217 Dixon Blvd., Uniontown, Pa., died Friday, May 5, 1967, at 5:05 p.m. He was the son of the late Charles and Elizabeth Guseman Coffman. Surviving are his wife. Mary Lott Coffman; the following brothers and sisters; George Coffman, Akron, Ohio, Mrs.Grace Garrison, McClellandtown, R.D., Harold Coffman, Masontown, Hershel Coffman, Lambert. Pa. and Robert Coffman, Uniontown. Friends will be received in the David J. Honsaker Funeral Home, Masontown, this evening from 7 to 10, Sunday from 11 to 12 Noon and from 3 to 5 and 7 to 10 p.m., and on Monday, until 2 p.m., the hour of service. Rev. James R. Duncan will officiate. Burial will follow in the Church Hill cemetery, McClellandtown.


COFFMAN, ELSIE B
COFFMAN, Elsie B. - Age 75 years of 420 Hays Ave., Pittsburgh, Pa. formerly of McClellandtown, died Friday, March 9, 1979 at 8 p.m. in the Fazio Nursing Home, Markleysburg, Pa. She was born March 7, 1904 in German Twp. and was the daughter of the late Frank and Etta Core Coffman. She was predeceased by two sisters, Alice and Ruth, three brothers, Robert, Wendell, and Glenn. She was a member of the Concord Presbyterian Church, Pittsburgh, and the Church Aid Society, and was secretary of the church, for a number of years. She was a volunteer for the Meals on Wheels of Pittsburgh, and served with the U.S. Army, during World War II. Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. John (Margaret) Morris, McClellandtown, and Mrs. James (Ora) Galderise, Uniontown; and a number of nieces and nephews. Friends will be received in the T. Leonard Sangston Funeral Home, McClellandtown, this evening 7 to 9 p.m. and Sunday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday until 1 p.m. the hour of service. Rev. Howard E. Brown Will officiate. Interment in Jacobs Lutheran Cemetery.


COFFMAN, FRANK E.
COFFMAN, Frank E. - Well-known resident of McClellandtown, born April 6, 1880, son of the late David L. and Sarah N. Coffman, died in the Uniontown Hospital at 12:15 a.m. on Sunday, January 3, 1965. He is survived by the following children: Elsie, Pittsburgh; Mrs. John (Margaret) Morris, and one son, Glenn, both of McClellandtown; Mrs. Claude (Alice) Fordyce, Lamberton, Pa.; Mrs. Carl (Ruth) Brashear, Footedale; Mrs. James (Ora) Galderise. Uniontown; twenty-six grandchildren; thirty-two greatgrandchildren; three brothers, T. Colburn, Ira D. and H. Dale, all of Uniontown. He was predeceased by his wife, Etta Coffman, in 1950, and also two sons, Wendell and Robert. He was a member of the McClellandtown Presbyterian Church and a member of the Light and Law Bible Class. He was also a member of Leland Bible Class of the Christ Methodist Church, Uniontown. He was a, well known resident of McClellandtown and German Twp. for the past eighty four years. Friends will be received at the T. Leonard Sangston Funeral Home, McClellandtown, after 7:30 this evening until Wednesday at 2:30, when services will be conducted with Rev. Thomas F. Conboy Jr., officiating. Interment will be in Jacobs Lutheran Cemetery.


COFFMAN, GLENN R.
COFFMAN, Glenn R.- A resident of Gilmer Ave., McClellandtown, died in the Uniontown Hospital day, August 3, 1970 at 1:10 P.M. Surviving are his wife, Lillian Jaynes Coffman; four children, Mrs. R. C. (Peggy) Pennington of Bell, Calif., Mrs. Paul (Lois) Tomi, Jr., of McClellandtown, Robert G. of Downey, Calif., and Roy Dale (Bucky) of Austin, Tex.; ten grandchildren; five sisters, Miss Elsie Coffman of Pittsburgh, Mrs. John (Margaret) Morris of McClellandtown, Mrs. Claude (Alice) Fordyce of Lamberton, Mrs. Carl (Ruth) Brashear of Footedale, and Mrs. James(Ora) Galderise of Uniontown. The son of the late Frank E. and Etta Emma Core Coffman, he was a member of the McClellandtown Presbyterian Church. Friends are being received in the T. Leonard Sangston Funeral Home, McClellandtown today, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., and Thursday from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., the hour of service with Dr. Earl P. Confer officiating. Interment will be in the family plot in the Church Hill Cemetery, McClellandtown.


COFFMAN, SYLVIA ANN
Sylvia Ann Sisler Coffman, 103, wife of the late Harold Dale Coffman of Uniontown, died Saturday, March 30, 1996, in Blue Ridge Haven West in Camp Hill, Pa. She was born Oct. 22, 1893, in Vanderbilt, Pa., the daughter of the late Joseph Grant Sisler and Lottie Almeda Newmyer Sisler Miller. In addition to her parents and husband she was also preceded in death by brothers George William, Jessie Earl, Bert, Joseph Grant II, John Edward, Stanley Ira, Samuel Porter, and half-brother, Donald M. Miller. Also predeceased were her stepsisters, Carrie Edna Miller Humphrey and Eleanor Virginia Miller Breakiron, half-sister, Evelyn Miller MacBurnie, and step-father, Ewing M. Miller. Mrs. Coffman was a stenographer for attorney George Patterson and bookkeeper and stenographer for her brother, J.G. Sisler, and was also employed at Metzler's Department Store for many years until her retirement in 1959. She was a member of Third Presbyterian Church in Uniontown and a 50-year member of Uniontown Chapter No. 263 Order of Eastern Star. She is survived by her son, Thomas Dale Coffman of Baltimore, Md., three grandchildren, Patricia Coffman Wilson, Mark William Coffman, and Jane Coffman Kosnicki, seven great-grandchildren, and a number of nieces, nephews, and cousins. The family will receive friends in the ANDREW D. FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME, 80 Morgantown St., Uniontown, Pa., today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Wednesday, April 3, 1996, until 11 a.m., the hour of service, with the Rev. James R. Tweardy officiating. Interment will follow. Eastern Star Services will be held today at 7:30 p.m. conducted by Uniontown Chapter No. 263 OES.


COFFMAN, MISS MARY ELIZABETH
COFFMAN, MISS Mary Elizabeth, age 90 years, died at the home of her niece, Mrs. Ida Collier Tucker, 15 W. Church St., Wednesday morning, Jan. 13, 1943, at 5:15 o'clock. She was the daughter of the late William H. and Mary E. Coffman and was the last survivor of the family. She was a member of the First Presbyterian church, Uniontown. She is survived by several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the A. D. Ferguson Funeral Home, 80 Morgantown St., where services will be held Friday afternoon, Jan. 15, at 2:30 o'clock, with Dr. William Blake Hindman of the First Presbyterian church officiating. Burial in Oak Grove cemetery.


COFFMAN, MRS. MAY HAYS
COFFMAN, MRS. May Hays, age 77, died at her home in McClellandtown, Saturday morning, Aug. 26, at 4:30 o'clock. She is survived by her husband, Albert J. Coffman: one daughter, Mrs. Ruth Thompson of Wellsville, N.Y.; four grandchildren, and the following brothers and sister, Mrs. Lyda Barron of Long Beach, Cal.; Robert Hays of Ligonier, Pa.; Harry Hays of Jefferson, Pa., and Paul Hays of McClellandtown, Friends are being received in the family home, McClellandtown. Road, where services will be held Tuesday afternoon, August 29, at 2 o'clock with Dr. Herman H. Will, her pastor officiating. Interment will be in Sylvan Heights cemetery, under the direction of the Sangston Funeral Home, McClellandtown.


COFFMAN, PEARL CONAWAY
COFFMAN, Pearl Conaway - Age 80 years, 7 months and 26 days, died at the home of her SOn, Holmes G. Conaway, 401 N. Main St., Masontown, Pa., Friday, March 24, 1967, at 11 a.m. She was a member of the Masontown Brethren Church, In addition to her son, she is survived by a granddaughter, Mrs. Allen Gay, Pittsburgh; one sister, Mrs. Nell Goodwin, New Salem, RD. Friends will be received in the David J. Honsaker Funeral Home, Masontown, today from 7 to 10 p.m., Sunday, from 11 to 12 Noon. from 2 to 4 and from 7 to 10 p.m., and where services will be conducted Monday, at 1 p.m. Burial will follow in the Church Hill cemetery, McClellandtown.


COFFMAN Rites Will Be Sunday Local Woman Dies At Age of 96
Funeral services for Mrs. Sara Moore Coffman, 96, widow of David L. Coffman, will be conducted at 2:30 Sunday in the Ferguson Funeral Home. Officiating will by Dr John V. Berger, pastor of the Second Presbyterian church. Burial will follow in Church Hill cemetery, McClellandtown. Mrs. Coffman died at 2:15 a m. Friday, February 25, 1949, in the home of a son, Ira D. Coffman, 63 Lawn Avenue, where she had resided for the past 18 years. She was the last of the family of eight children of William A. and Ruth Lilley Moore and the oldest member of the Second Presbyterian church. She held membership in the Oxford Class, Lodies Aid and the Missionary Society. In addition to the son, Ira D. Coffman, there survive four other sons, Thomas, Calvin and H. Dale Coffman, all of Uniontown; Frank E. Coffman, McClellandtown, and one daughter, Mrs. A. J. (Mary) Franks, McClellandtown. Friends are being received in the funeral home.


COFFMAN, THOMAS (CAL)
COFFMAN, Thomas (Cal) - Age 80 years, of Uniontown, Pa., died in the Uniontown Hospital, Monday, February 27, 1967, at 6:30 a.m. He was a retired carpenter, and the son of the late David L. and Sarah M. Coffman. He was predeceased by his wife, Frances Ross Coffman, in 1928, and a daughter, Frances Donovan, in 1948. Surviving are two brothers, Ira D. and H. Dale Coffman, both of Uniontown; two grandchildren. He was a member of the Carpenters Union, No. 1010 of Uniontown. Friends will be received after 4 p.m. Wednesday in the Jerome W. Shell Funeral Home, 318 Morgantown St., where funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 1:30 p.m. Rev. R. Howard McCuen, Jr., of the Third Presbyterian Church, will officiate. Burial will follow in the Jacobs Lutheran cemetery, McClellandtown.


COLDREN, ELEANOR LINCOLN
COLDREN, Eleanor Lincoln - Age 75 years of 107 Spruce Way, Uniontown, died Friday, March 28, 1975 at 5 p.m. in the Miami Heart Institute, Miami, Florida. She was born September 30, 1899 in Connellsville and was the daughter of the late Leroy Sherman and Ellen McClernan Lincoln. She was a member of the Third United Presbyterian Church, Women's Bible Class, President elect of Albert Gallatin Chapter Daughters of 1812, Chief Tanacharison Daughters of American Colonists, Uniontown Travel Club, the head of Volunteer Services for the Fayette County Chapter of the Red Cross, an Honorary member of the Red Cross Board, and one of the organizers of the Gray Ladies. She was a member of and historian of the Col. Andrew Lynn Chapter DAR, a member of the Home Economics Club and former BPW woman of the year. Surviving are her husband, Atty. I. Burdette Coldren; two sons, Ira B. Coldren Jr., Uniontown, and Clarke L. Coldren, Houston, Texas; eight grandchildren; two great grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. Virginia Raatz, Byron, Minnesota. The family will receive friends in the Andrew D. Ferguson Funeral Home, 80 Morgantown St., today 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday noon to 2 p.m., the hour of service, with Rev. John A. Buckley officiating. Interment in Oak Lawn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the Fayette County Chapter of the American Red Cross. Col. Andrew Lynn Chapter DAR will hold services this evening at 7.


COLDREN, ELLA DEFFENBAUGH
COLDREN, Ella Deffenbaugh, aged 73 years, 6 mo., 18 days, lifelong resident of German Township, her home being on the Masontown High House Road near Leckrone, died in the Uniontown Hospital Monday morning, July 5, 1943, following a brief illness. Her husband, William Coldren, preceded her in death by twenty years. She is survived by two daughters. Mrs. Edwin C. Stilwell of Masontown, R. D., Mrs. O. R. Younkin at home, four sisters, Mrs. Louise Mack, Mrs. George Renshaw, both of Uniontown, Mrs. Elizabeth Lincoln of Masontown, R. D., Mrs. Jennie Ross of High House, one brother, William H. Deffenbaugh of Ravena, Ohio; three grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted Thursday afternoon with brief services at the home at 2 o'clock followed by regular services in Jacobs Lutheran church with Rev. Freeman Ankrurn of Masontown officiating. Burial in the church cemetery under the direction of the Honsaker Funeral Home, Masontown.


Harriet COLLIER Funeral Today
Funeral services for Mrs. Harriet M. Collier, aged 91, one of the oldest and best known residents of the city who died Saturday, October 2, 1937, at the home of a daughter, Mrs. Ida Collier Tucker, 15 West Church street, will be held at the home at 2:30 this afternoon. Rev. William Blake Hindman, pastor of the First Presbyterian church will be in charge. Burial will be in Oak Grove cemetery. Pallbearers will be Edwin Collier, Dr.O.M. Howard D. Collier, H. B. Goodwin, Ira Coffman and Robert J. Arnett. Mrs. Collier had been a resident of Uniontown for the past 46 years. She was born July 39, 1846, in German township, a daughter of William H. and Elizabeth Willard Coffman. She was the widow of Thomas Swan Collier. Surviving are three sons, D. W. Collier, of Uniontown; Otto R. Collier, Mullens, and Kenneth E. Collier, Tampa, Fla.; one daughter, Mrs. Ida Collier Tucker; a brother, William H. Coffman, Jr, and one sister, Mary Elizabeth Coffman. Two grandchildren also survive. Mrs. Collier was a member of the First Presbyterian church and was affiliated with the Ladies' Association, the Auxiliary Society and the Ladies' Missionary Society.


Memory Card: Charles H. COLLINS
In Memory of CHARLES H. COLLINS date of birth March 4, 1903 date of death November 27, 1968 place and time of service Hauger Funeral Home Sat., Nov. 30, 1968 11:00 a.m. Clergyman Rev. Roland W. Renkel Place of Interment Somerset County Memorial Park HAUGER FUNERAL HOME SOMERSET, PENNA.


COLLINS, GRACE BOWMAN
COLLINS, Grace Bowman - Age 72 years of 203 Nemacolin Rd., Carmichaels, Pa. (formerly Pt. Marion) died Tuesday June 30,1970 at 3:50 a.m. In the Greene County Memorial Hospital. Born January 29, 1898 in Brownsville, Pa., the daughter of the late Jehu Bowman and late Mary Alice Clark Bowman. She was a member of the Morgantown Church of Nazarene. Her husband Samuel S. Collins preceded her in death March 28, 1963. Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Dorothy Black, R. D. 1 Jefferson, Pa., Mrs, E. N. (Anna Margaret) Michael of Morgantown, W. Va., Mrs. Winnie (Alice) Cooley, Star City, W. Va., four sons, Arthur and Ralph of Moundsville, W. Va., Samuel of Mt. Vernon, Ohio, Jack of Maidsville, W. Va., twenty-two grandchilren, twenty-seven great grandchildren. She was also predeceased by a son, Robert August 1, 1931 and three brothers and five sisters. Friends will be received in the Michael Lucas Funeral Home, Carmichaels from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m, today and Thursday. Services will be held Friday at 2 p.m. with the Rev. John Congalton officiating, Burial In Church Hill Cemetery McClellandtown.


COLLINS. SR., RAYMOND H. (BRUCE)
COLLINS. SR., Raymond H. (Bruce) - Age 61 years of House 201, Lambert died in Uniontown Hospital Tuesday, June 30, 1970 at 11:50 a.m. Surviving are the following children: Raymond , Jr. and Robert W. of Elyria, Ohio, his father and step-mother, Mr. and Mrs. Bruce S. Collins of Lambert, sisters, Mrs. Jack (Frances) O'Laughlin of Crucible, Mrs. Walter (Ruth) Ottenburg of Uniontown, Mrs. Jerome (Elva) Keller of Pittsburgh, brothers, Edwin of Buts, Robert N. of Leckrone and Clarence of Lambert, also four grandchildren. He was predeceased by his mother in 1948 and one brother in 1944. Mr. Collins was a member of UMWA Robena Local 6321 and a Social member of the Footedale Fire Department. Friends will be received in the T. Leonard Sangston Funeral Home after 8 p.m. today, Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Friday from 10:30 a.m. until 2 p.m., the hour of service with Rev. Roland O'Brien officiating. Burial will be in the family plot, Church Hill Cemetery.


CONN, NORMAN
CONN, Norman - Age 40 years of R.D. 1, Smithfield, died suddenly, Friday, February 13, 1976 at 9:15 a.m. in the Uniontown Hospital. He was born in Rubles Mill, Pa. on November 19, 1935 the son of the late G. Leroy and Edna Whoolery Conn. Surviving are his wife, Patricia Guyton Conn; a son, Keith; a sister, Mrs. Warren Lucille Everly of Smithfield; a brother, William L. Conn of Uniontown. He was a member of the Mt. Moriah Baptist Church of Smithfield and the Paul Tarcy Sunday School Class. He was a partner in the Conn Painting and Roofing Co. of Smithfield and was affiliated with the Westmoreland Fayette Council of the Boy Scouts of America for several years and was a member of the Smithfield Volunteer Fire Dept. Friends will be received in the John F. Brownfield Funeral Home, Smithfield today after 7 p.m. and until Monday at 11 a.m. the hour of service. Rev. Nelson Krute will officiate. Interment in Mt. Moriah Baptist Cemetery, Smithfield. The Old Trails District Scouters will meet this evening at 8:30.


CRAFT, LENORA B.
CRAFT, Lenora B.- Age 87 years, of 1005 Fayette Bank Bldg., died Monday morning, December 30, 1968 in the Uniontown Hospital, She was born October 15, 1881 in Redstone Township the daughter of the late Lemech and Elizabeth Higinbotham Craft. She was a member of the Third Presbyterian Church, Uniontown; she was a member of the Uniontown Council of Republican Women. She was employed by Brown & Smiley Insurance Co. from 1936 until her retirement. Prior to that she had been employed in the County Registrer of Wills Office. She also taught school after her graduation from California Normal. She is survived by one niece, Mrs, Clarence (Virginia) McClain of Carlsbad, New Mexico; two nephews, Robert Craft of Uniontown; Dan L. Craft of Biloxi, Miss. The family will receive friends in the Andrew D. Ferguson Funeral Horne, 80 Morgantown St. today until 10 a.m. the hour of service with Rev. R. Howard McCuen officiating. Interment will be in Redstone Cemetery, Brownsville.


CRAIG, GREENE C.
CRAIG, Greene C. - Of 185 Oliver Road, Uniontown died in the Uniontown Hospital Monday, November 26, 1973. He was a veteran of World War 1, Company F, 319 Infantry, 80th Division. He was a member of the Third United Presbyterian Church, the Laurel Lodge No. 651 F & A M, Uniontown Lodge of Perfection and Menallen Grange No.1091. Surviving are his wife Mabel Keys Craig; one sister, Edna Craig and one brother, Irwin Craig, both of Uniontown. Friends will be received in the J. Harry Johnston Funeral Home, 65 N. Gallatin Ave. this evening from 7 to 9 and Wednesday, November 28 from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Thursday until 1 p.m., the hour of service, with Rev. Karl W. Bowman, Jr. and Dr. Earl P. Confer officiating. Interment will be in Sylvan Heights Cemetery. Menallen Grange No. 1091 will conduct services this evening at 8. Laurel Lodge 651 F & AM will hold services Wednesday at 7:30p.m.


CRISE, GRACE ELVA
CRISE, Grace Elva - Age 77 years, of Gates Hill, died in her home at 5:45 a.m. Thursday, July 11, 1974. She was born in Mount Pleasant, a daughter of the late Oliver and Mary Washebaugh Beal. She was a member of the United Presbyterian Church of McClellandtown, the Lina Bemies Sunday School Class, a member of the Ideal Chapter 213 O.E.S., Masontown, and the German Grange #785. She was preceded in death by one daughter, Mrs. John (Mary E.) Wilson in 1960; one sister and three brothers. Surviving are her husband, Charles H. Crise; the following children: Donald Crise of Masontown, Mrs. Charles (Betty Grace) Jordon of Ronco, Charles Crise Jr. of Dillsburg, Pa., Mrs. Ray (Martha Ann) Humbertson of Gates Road; eleven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; the following sisters and brothers: Mrs. Nora Wilson, Mrs. Ross (Elizabeth) Daniels, Mrs. Mary Balsinger, Mrs. Orton (Jane) Hepler and Oliver Beal all of Mount Pleasant R. D., Lloyd Beal of Scottdale. Friends will be received in the T. Leonard Sangston Funeral Home, McClellandtown, this evening from 7:30 to 9:30, on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Saturday from 10:30 until 2 p.m., the hour of the service, with Rev. Howard E. Brown officiating. Interment will be in the United Presbyterian Church Hill Cemetery. (Connellsville Courier please copy.)


Memory Card: Alice Jane CROW
In Memory of Alice Jane Crow Date of Birth March 5, 1879 Date of Death September 15, 1967 Date and Hour of Service Tuesday, September 19, 1967 2:00 P. M. Service held from Sangston Funeral Home Clergy Rev. James R. Duncan Place of Interment Church Hill Cemetery Funeral Conducted by T. Leonard Sangston McClellandtown, Pa.


CRUSE, ALVERDA
CRUSE, Alverda - Age 86 years, died early Wednesday morning, January 6, 1965 in the Weimer Nursing Home. She was born October 31, 1878 the daughter of the late George I. and Anna Care Cruse. She was a retired schoolteacher and a member of the Third Presbyterian Church and Class 13 of the church. She is survived by two nieces, Mrs. Harriett Cruse McCombs, Mrs. Ruth Cruse Silbaugh; two nephews, George S. Cruse and Philip G. Cruse, all of Uniontown. The family will receive friends in the Andrew D. Ferguson Funeral Rome, 80 Morgantown St.. today from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. and on Friday until 2 p.m. the hour of service with Rev. William G. Silbert, Jr. her pastor, officiating. Interment in Jacobs Lutheran cemetery.


CZINKI, JOSEPH W.
CZINKI, Joseph W. - Age 64 years, of E. Green St., Waynesburg, died suddenly Saturday, January 25, 1969 at 2 p.m. of a heart attack. The son of the late Charles and Ola Czinki, he was born in Brownsville February 1, 1905. Surviving are his wife, Lenore Hackney Czinki; three brothers, Alexander and James, both of Detroit, Mich., and Charles of Sutland, Md.; and a. sister, Mrs. Thomas Kurtz of Tampa, Fla. He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Waynesburg, the Rotary Club, the Chamber of Commerce, he was a Master Mason and Shriner, and was the director of the Greene County Industrial Development. A graduate of Brownsville High School, he attended Penn State and Duquesne Universities. He was in the merchandising field for thirtyseven years, and for the past five years, was the owner and operator of the Love Home Equipment Company of Waynesburg. Friends are being received in the Garrison Funeral Home, Waynesburg today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., where services will be conducted 2 p.m. Tuesday with Dr. Victor Carlson officiating. Interment will be in Church Hill Cemetery, McClellandtown.


DALLY, PHILLIP LeROY
DALLY, Phillip Leroy - Age 84 years of 256 Braddock Ave., Uniontown, died, Tuesday, May 25, 1976. He was born July 2, 1891 the son of the late, Charles Andrew and Josephine Clorissa Means Dally. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jessie Belle Franks Dally. Surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Russell (Mary Clorissa) Sessler Jr. of Uniontown; a son, Dr. Jesse L. Dally of Midland, Texas; a brother, William K. Dally of Bethel Park; four sisters, Mrs. Larry (Virginia) Liggett of Bethel Park, Mrs. Robert (Elizabeth) Pickens of Lehigh Acres, Miss Mary B. Dally of Bethel Park and Mrs. Harry (Harriet) Filson of Pleasantville, Pa.; three grandchildren, Amy Sessler, David and Suzanne Dally. Predeceased by the following brothers and sisters: Virgilla Dally, Lillian Isler Dally, Charles Addison, Drusilla Day, Benton Holliday, Wendell Phillips, John Means, Charlotte Elizabeth Parry. He was a veteran of World War I and was a retired gas field leaser for the Benedum Treef Oil Co. of Pittburgh. Friends will be received in the Dearth Funeral Home, New Salem, on Friday and Saturday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9:30 p.m. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later.


Memory Card: Anna (Watson) DANNELS
In Loving Memory of Mrs. Anna Watson Dannels BORN MAY 18, 1865 DIED SEPTEMBER 12, 1958 SERVICES FROM DEARTH FUNERAL HOME SEPT. 15 AT 8:00 P. M. AND PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEW WILMINGTON, PA, SEPT. 16 AT 2:30 P. M. OFFICIATING REV. THOMAS F. CONBOY JR. INTERMENT FAIR OAKS CEMETERY NEW WILMINGTON, PA. Arrangements by C. B. DEARTH SONS New Salem, Pa.


DARROCH, SAMUEL (IKE)
DARROCH, Samuel (Ike) - Age 68, 426 Union St., Brownsville, Pa., died Thursday, July 10, 1975 at 3: 10 p.m. in the Brownsville General Hospital. Born June 30, 1907 in Newell, Pa. He was the son of the late Henry and Mary Jobes Darroch. He was a retired railroader for the Pittsburgh and Lake Erie Railroad. He was predeceased by his first wife, Olive McCune Darroch. Surviving is his wife, Merle Ridge Darroch; two stepsons,Thomas Ridge of Beallsville, Pa., and Jack Ridge, Washington, Pa.; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Judy Cook Washington, Pa. and several nieces and nephews. Friends will be received in the Homer L. Crawford Funeral Home, 126 Front St., Brownsville, today 7 to 9 p.m. and Sunday 12 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday until 2 p.m., the hour of service. Interment will be held at the convenience of the Family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Brownsville General Hospital Building Fund.


Memory Card: Mary E. DAVID
In Loving Memory of MARY E. DAVID BORN DECEMBER 18, 1880 DIED MAY 11, 1966 SERVICES FROM WAGNER - COOLEY FUNERAL HOME FAIRCHANCE, PA. SATURDAY, MAY 14, 1966 2:00 P. M. OFFICIATING REV. WILLIAM HILLMAN INTERMENT OAK GROVE CEMETERY UNIONTOWN, PA. Funeral conducted by Wagner-Cooley Funeral Home


DAVID, MILDRED E.
DAVID, Mildred E. - Age 74 years, of Uniontown R.D. 2, Pa.,died in the Uniontown Hospital Thursday, March 2, 1978, at 1 a.m. following an extended illness. She was the daughter of the late Andrew J. and Mary Coffman Franks, and was a member of York Run Grange. She is survived by her husband, Clyde W. David; one son, Berwyn David, Uniontown R.D. 2; four grandchildren; one greatgrandchild; the following brother and sisters: Hazel Smith of Smithfield, Pa.; Mrs. Ruth Dillon of Philadelphia, Pa.; Weldon Franks of Uniontown R.D. 2. She was preceded in death by a brother, Clinton Franks, and a sister, Nellie Franks. The family will receive friends in the James W. Goldsboro Funeral Home, Fairchance, where services will be held today at 1 p.m. with Dr. Earl P. Confer officiating. Interment will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Memory Card: MILDRED E. (FRANKS) DAVID In Memory of MILDRED DAVID Date of Birth NOVEMBER 17, 1904 Date of Death MARCH 2, 1978 Date and Hour of Service MARCH 4, 1978 1 :00 P. M. Service held from GOLDSBORO FUNERAL HOME Clergy DR. EARL P. CONFER Place of Interment OAK GROVE CEMETERY Funeral Conducted by James W. Goldsboro Funeral Home Fairchance, Pa.


DAVIDSON, EDNA L.
Edna Lilley Davidson, 89, of Rowes Run, passed away Monday at the Kade Nursing Home, Washington. She is survived by the following children, Mrs. Meryl Ridge Darroch of Beallsville, Mrs. Graham (Ruth) Bleiler of Bozeman, Mont., Roy C. of Garden City, Mich., Mrs. William (Virginia) Canan of Washington; 18 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren. Friends will be received in the Dearth Funeral Home, New Salem, after 7 p.m. today, Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Thursday until 1 p.m.


DAVIDSON, JOHN C. (JACK)
DAVIDSON, John C. (Jack) - Age 45 years, of 500 Devon Road, Hadenfield, N.J. died suddenly at 3:15 p.m., Friday, May 5, 1967 in the West Camden Hospital. He was a former resident of this area. He was born at New Salem, Pa. June 14, 1921, a son of Edna Moore Davidson of Uniontown and the late John H. Davidson. He was a member of Hopwell Presbyterian Church. Surviving in addition to his mother is his wife, June Cambell Davidson; two sons, Jeffrey and Gary and a daughter, Jacqueline all at home; one brother, Roy of Garden City, Mich.; four sisters, Mrs. Thomas (Merle) Ridge of Fredericktown, Pa.; Mrs. Graham (Ruth) Bleiler of Bozeman Mont.; Mrs. Louise (Sally) Butera of Pittsburgh; Mrs. William (Virginia) Canan of Washington, Pa. Funeral services will be held today at 2 p.m. in the Holl Funeral Home, 15 West End Ave., Haddenfield, N.J. Burial in Haddenfield, N.J. Memory Card: JOHN C. DAVIDSON In Memory of JOHN C. DAVIDSON Died May 5, 1967 Age 45 years Twenty - third Psalm THE Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: He leadeth me beside the still waters. He restoreth my soul; He leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for His name's sake. Yea. though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil; for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me. Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies; thou anointest my head with oil; my cup runneth over. Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life; and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever. HOLL FUNERAL HOME 15 W. End Ave. Haddonfield, N. J.


DAVIDSON, JOHN H.
DAVIDSON, John H.- Age 70 years, husband of Edna Moore Davidson, formerly of Grindstone and New Salem, died in the Washington, Pa., Hospital, Monday, January 25, 1965 at 11 a.m. He was born December 31, 1894, in Redstone Twp., the son of Amos W. and Hulda Vernon Davidson. He spent his entire life in Fayette County and was a retired employee of the H. C. Frick Coke Co., having been employed at the Colonial 3 Mine. He was a member of the Dunlap Creek Presbyterian Church of Merrittstown, Pa., and the UMWA. In addition to his wife he is survived by the following children; John C. (Jack) of Haddonfield, N.J., Roy C. of Garden City, Mich., Mrs. Thomas (Merle) Ridge, Fredericktown R.D., Mrs. Graham (Ruth) Bleiler, Bozeman, Montana, Mrs. Louis (Sally) Butera, Brookline, Pittsburgh, Mrs. William (Virginia) Canan, Washington, Pa.; two brothers, Archie of Pompano Beach. Fla., Vernon, Luzerne Township; one sister, Mrs. R. S. (Margaret) Noble, Merittstown; eighteen grandchildren and one great grandson. Friends will be received at the Dearth Funeral Home, New Salem, after 7 this evening and until Thursday at 1:30 p.m. the hour of service. with Rev. Daniel W. Little officiating. Interment will follow in Church Hill Cemetery, McClellandtown. Memory Card: John H. DAVIDSON In Loving Memory of JOHN H. DAVIDSON BORN DECEMBER 31, 1894 DIED JANUARY 25, 1965 SERVICES FROM C. B. DEARTH SONS FUNERAL HOME NEW SALEM, PA. THURSDAY, JANUARY 28, 1965 1:30 P. M. OFFICIATING REV. DANIEL W. LITTLE INTERMENT CHURCH HILL CEMETERY McCLELLANDTOWN, PA. Arrangements by C. B. DEARTH SONS New Salem, Pa.


DEAL, SCOTT
DEAL, Scott - Age 78 years, of Uniontown R.D. 4, died in the Uniontown Hospital Friday, July 3, 1981. He was born in Preston County, W.Va., Oct. 31, 1902, son of the late Frank and Alice Fisher Deal. He was a member of the Third United Presbyterian Church, Uniontown, John Knox Bible Class, Fayette Lodge o.228 F&AM, Uniontown Lodge of Perfection, the Pittsburgh Consistory, Syria Shrine and Caravan No. 9 Tall Cedars of Lebanon, member andd former past master of Menallen Grange No. 1091, the Pomona State and National Granges and trustee of the Sandy Hill Union Church and Cemetery. He was a retired employee of the Uniontown Water Co. with 22 years of service. Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Grace Barnes Deal; one daughter, Mrs. William (Eleanor) Crago of Stoney Point; one son, Jack E. Deal of Uniontown; four grandchildren; two great grandchildren; two brothers, Hershey Deal of Uniontown R.D. 6 , and William of Lemont Furnace. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a sister, Elsie Sangston. Friends will be received in the Dearth Funeral Home, New Salem, Saturday after 7 p.m., Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday until 11 a.m., the hour of service, with Rev. Karl W. Bowman Jr., his pastor, officiating. Interment will follow in the Sandy Hill Church Cemetery. Menallen Grange No. 1091 will conduct ritualistic services at 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Fayette Lodge No. 228 F&AM will conduct services Sunday at 7:30 p.m. The family requests contributions be made to the American Heart Association.


DEAL, STEWART H.
DEAL, Stewart H. - Age 53 years, of Route 40 West, Haddenville, died suddenly Wednesday evening, March 27, 1954. He was born in Menallen Twp. where he spent his entire life and was the son of Hersy and Merle Carpenter Deal. He was a member of the Third Presbyterian Church, Uniontown and served as a former elder and deacon, also a member of the Adams Class. He was an agent for Ashland Oil Products; a member of Fayette Lodge 228, F&AM, Uniontown Lodge of Perfection, The Tall Cedars of Lebanon 152, and Menallen Grange 1091. He is survived by his wife, Thelma Moore Deal; one daughter, Mrs. Gary (Shirley) German and one son, Larry, both of York, Pa.; two sisters and one brother, Mrs. Mervin (Lois) Shoaf of Uniontown; Mrs. Darrell (Norma) Uphold of Haddenville; Roy F. of Atlanta, Ga.; one grandchild. Funeral arrangements under the direction of the Dearth Funeral Home, New Salem, will be announced later. He was a World War II Veteran and a member of V.F.W. Post 47, Uniontown.


DEAN. HARRY M.
DEAN. Harry M. - Age 69 years, of Vanderbilt. RD, Pa., died Thursday, March 23, 1967, at 9:05 p.m., at the home of his daughter, Mrs. George Fencil, of Scottdale, Star Route. Surviving are his wife, Margaret Dean, and the following children: Mrs. Clarence Leichliter, Keisterville. George, Harry L. and Marion, all of Vanderbilt, RD, Mrs. George Shoenberger, Vanderbilt, RD. Mrs. George Fencil, Scottdale, Star Route, J. Marshall. of Laurel. Md., and Donald at home: nineteen grandchildren and five great grandchildren; two sisters. Mrs. Ruth DePriest, Baltimore, Md., and Mrs. Mayolla Lylnn, Wilkinsburg, Pa. He was a member of the Flatwoods Volunteer Fire Department. Friends are being received in the late residence, where services will be conducted Sunday at 1 p.m. Rev. William F. Hoffman will officiate, Interment will follow in the Flatwoods cemetery, under the direction of the Blair Funeral Home, Perryopolis.


DEAN, MARTHA McWHIRTER
DEAN, Martha McWhirter - Age 82 years died Sunday August 20, 1972 in the Monongalia General Hospital, Morgantown, W.Va. after an extended illness. She was born September 7, 1880 in Westmoreland County the daughter of the late Charles and Phoebe Deemer Jones. She was a member of German Grange. Preceding her in death were two husbands; David L. McWhirter in 1942 and George Dean in 1946. Surviving are two sons, Lloyd K. McWhirter, Torrance, California and Donald McWhirter of Omaha, Nebraska; three daughters, Mrs. Helen Meanor, Denver, Colorado, Mrs. Fred (Margaret) Wotring, Morgantown, W. Va., and Mrs. Dale (Gladys) Ellenberger, St. Paul, Minnesota; eighteen grandchildren and thirty two great grandchildren; one brother Kenneth C. Jones, Aliquippa; two sisters, Mrs. Bessie Glassburn, Elliottsville and Mrs. Mary Campbell, Beaver, Pa. Friends may call at the Hastings Funeral Home, Morgantown, W. Va. this evening from 7 to 9 and Tuesday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be held Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home with Rev. Arnold Husk officiating. Interment will be in Jacobs Lutheran Cemetery at 12 noon.


Woman,101,Is Summoned In Her Home
One of this area's oldest residents, Mrs. Margaret Beal Dearth, 101, died yesterday morning in the family home at McClellandtown R.D. 1. Born during the Civil War in Menallen Twp., she would have been 102 if she had lived to Nov. 8. A daughter of the late Samuel and Mary Jane Gosnell Beal, she was the widow of the late Jonah M. Dearth who died in 1915. She spent her entire life in Menallen and German Twps., and was a life member and the oldest member of New Salem Presbyterian Church. Surviving are four children: Mrs. Fred (Cora) Van Kirk and Sam M. and Almina Dearth, at home, and Mrs. Ada Roderick, Uniontown. Eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and one great great grandchild also survive, A son, Randolph, died in 1950, and a daughter, Mildred, in infancy. Friends will be received in the residence after 3 p.m. today until Sunday at 3 p.m., the hour of services. Dr. William R. Johnston and Rev. H. L. Davis will officiate. Burial will be in Salem View Cemetery under the direction of the Dearth Funeral Home, New Salem.


DEARTH, MARGARET JANE
DEARTH, Margaret Jane - widow of Lacy Evans Dearth of 333 Braddock Ave. Friends are being received at the Ferguson Funeral Rome, 80 Morgantown St. until this afternoon at 4 p.m. where funeral services will be held with Rev. Robert E. Osman, pastor of the New Salem Presbyterian church, officiating, assisted by Dr. W. B. Hindman of the First Presbyterian church, Uniontown. Burial will follow in Salem View cemetery, New Salem, under the direction of C. B. Dearth Sons, Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Edward H. Vail, E. Gadd Snider, Edgar McGee, Samuel N. Sapper, Fred Van Kirk, William West, B. F. King, Dr. C.B. Johnson.


DeBOLT, CHESTER R.
DeBOLT, Chester R. - Age 65 years of 67 Connor St., Uniontown died in the Uniontown Hospital, Saturday, Aug. 18, 1973 at 5:30 a.m. He was born in Masontown, April 26, 1908, the son of the late John and Zetta Deffenbaugh DeBolt. He was a coal operator at the Robena Mine, a member of the Uniontown Church of the Brethern and UMW of A, Robena Local No. 6321. He is survived by his wife, Leota Corder DeBolt; one son, C. Gerald DeBolt of Uniontown; two daughters, Mrs. Robert (Roma) C. Holloway of Pleasant Hills, Pa., Mrs. Richard (Joyce) Miller of Bridgewater, Va.; four brothers, Edgar DeBolt of West Orange, N.J., a twin brother, Lester DeBolt of Masontown, Galen DeBolt of Detroit, Mich., Christian DeBolt of Masontown; three sisters, Miss Marie DeBolt and Mrs. Edith Honsaker both of Masontown, Mrs. Ruth Ainsley of Kent, Ohio. Four grandchildren: Rhonda and Robb Holloway, Rod and Chery Miller. The family will receive friends in the Andrew D. Ferguson Funeral Home, 80 Morgantown St., Sunday from 7 to 9 p.m., Monday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Tuesday from 12 noon until 1 p.m., the hour of service in the Fairview Church of the Brethren, Masontown, with Rev. Cecil Hess officiating. Interment will follow in the Fairview Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the building fund of the Uniontown Church of the Brethern.


DECK, JAMES H.
DECK, James H. - Age 83, 349 Renton St., Harrisburg, formerly of Uniontown, died Thursday, June 28, 1962 in the Polyclinic Hospital, Harrisburg. He is survived by two sons, John E. Deck, Georgetown; Roy A., Washington, Pa., R.D.2; one daughter, Mrs. Clarence (Naomi) Gouirand, Harrisburg; seven grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren, One, brother, Roy Deck, Hopwood. He was predeceased by his first wife, Martha Frank Deck in 1913 and his second wife. Nora McKnight Deck in 1936. He was a retired groceryman. He was a member of the First Baptist Church, West Newton. The family will receive friends after 7 this evening and Saturday from 3-5 and 7-9 In the Harold S. Gleason Funeral Home. 114 E. Fayette St., where services will be held Sunday at 1:30 p.m. The Rev. True L. Hunt will officiate. Interment will be in Park Place Cemetery.


Mrs. Martha E. DECK
On Saturday, December 20, 1913 Mrs. Martha E. Deck, wife of Mr. James E. Deck, died in the Allegheny General Hospital following a surgical operation. Their home was on the farm known as the Robert A. Armstrong farm in Allegheny township, where they had lived since last March, coming from near Uniontown. Mrs. Deck had been ill for a long time with complications, which medical skill failed to overcome. The short time she had lived in the neighborhood had endeared her to the neighbors of that social community, as she was a very amiable Christian woman and loving wife and mother. Mrs. Deck's maiden name was Martha Frank and she is survived by her husband, two sons, aged 10 and 13 years, also by her father and mother, two sisters and four brothers, all of who live near Uniontown, She was aged 39 years and 7 months. The remains were taken to Uniontown where services were held in the Protestant Methodist church Rev. Davis, a missionary of the M. E. Church officiating. The remains were laid to rest in a cemetery at that place.


DELI, ANN H. VENTURA
DELI, Ann H. Ventura - Age 60 years, of 185 S. Mt. Vernon Ave., Uniontown, Pa., died Sunday, Feb. 8, 1981 at 7:25 a.m., in the Uniontown Hospital after a brief illness. She was born July 6, 1920, in Uniontown, Pa., daughter of Mrs. Mildred Fee Ventura of Uniontown and the late Humbert Ventura Sr., who died in 1962. She was a graduate of Uniontown High School, class of 1938, and Uniontown School of Nursing in 1943. She was a member of St. Therese's R.C. Church, Uniontown, Altar Society of the church, Catholic Daughters of America Court 505, and Uniontown Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Association. Surviving are her husband, Steven P. Deli Sr., Uniontown; the following children: Mrs. H. Page (Beatrice) Dyer Jr., Steve P. Deli Jr. and Mrs. John W. (Patty) David, all of Uniontown, Mrs. Dan B. (Betti) Gatts of Masontown, Janice, Michele and Michael, all at home; eight grandchildren; the following brothers and sisters: Mrs. Joseph (Mary Frances) Brancato of State of Ohio, Humbert Ventura Jr. of State of Maryland, Robert Ventura, Mrs. Elmer (Eleanor) Sementa, William Ventura, Eugene Ventura and Barbara Ventura, all of Uniontown. Friends will he received in the Jerome W. Shell Funeral Home, 164 S. Mt. Vernon Ave., Uniontown, this evening from 7 to 9, Tuesday from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. and Wednesday until 9 a.m., when prayer services will be held, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in St. Therese's R.C. Church, Uniontown, with Rev. Fr. Frank N. Capo, assisted by Rev. Fr. Leonard Stoviak, as celebrants. Interment in Oak Lawn Cemetery, Uniontown. CD of A Court 505 will recite the Rosary Tuesday at 3 p.m. Uniontown Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Association will meet Tuesday at 7 p.m. in the funeral home to conduct services. St. Therese's Altar Society will recite the Rosary Tuesday at 7:30 p.m.


DOBISH, PATRICIA LILLY
DOBISH, Patricia Lilly - Age 32 years, of McClellandtown, was dead on arrival at the Uniontown Hospital Tuesday, June 25, 1974. She was the daughter of George and Laurette Wilson Lilly of McClellandtown. She was a member of the United Presbyterian Church, McClellandtown. She was a leader of the Brownie Scouts; a member of the Central School PTA of McClellandtown. She is survived by: her husband, Louis D. Dobish; one daughter, Traska at home; sisters, Mrs. Edward (Barbara) Harford of Akron, Ohio; Mrs. Art (Sandra) Legall of Miami, Fla.; Georgetta Lilly of Philadelphia; a brother, Edward E. Lilly of Pittsburgh. She was predeceased by two daughters, Rashonda and Tara, June 25, 1974. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the T. Leonard Sangston Funeral Home, McClellandtown.


DOBISH, RASHONDA
DOBISH, Rashonda - Age 9 years, of McClellandtown, was dead on arrival at the Uniontown Hospital Tuesday, June 25, 1974. She was the daughter of Louis B. Dobish of McClellandtown and the late Patricia Lilly Dobish. She was a member of the Brownie Girl Scouts and the dancing class. She attended Central School of McClellandtown. Surviving are: her maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. George Lilly Jr. of McClellandtown; paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Melia Dobish Jr. of Puritan; a sister, Traska at home. Besides her mother she was predeceased by a sister, Tara, June 25, 1974. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the T. Leonard Sangston Funeral Home, McClellandtown.


DOBISH, TARA
DOBISH, Tara - Age 3 years, of McClellandtown, was dead on arrival at the Uniontown Hospital Tuesday, June 25, 1974. She was the daughter of Lewis D. Dobish of McClellandtown and the late Patricia Lilly Dobish. Surviving are: her maternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. George Lilly Jr. of McClellandtown; and her paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Melia Dobish Jr. of Puritan; a sister, Traska at home. She was predeceased by a sister, Rashonda Dobish, June 25, 1974. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by the T. Leonard Sangston Funeral Home, McClellandtown.


DONAVAN. MRS. FRANCES COFFMAN
DONAVAN, MRS. Frances Coffman - age 41 years of 305 Evans street, died in the Uniontown hospital, Saturday, June 5, 1948. She Is survived by her husband, Lee Donavan and two children: Frances Lee and Thomas, both at home. Her father, Calvin Coffman of Uniontown also survives. Friends are being received at the Penton Funeral Home, E. Main street. where funeral servives will be held Tuesday, June 8, at 2 o'clock with Rev. Belden and Rev. Diddle, officiating, Interment will be in the Sylvan Heights cemetery.


DULANEY, LAUNA M.
DULANEY, Launa M. - Age 89 years of 179 Carnation St., Uniontown, died Friday, May 21, 1976 at 10:30 a.m. at her home. She was born January 9, 1887 in Cumberland Twp. and was the daughter of the late Levi A. and Elizabeth Armstrong Sharpneck. She was predeceased by her, husband, Louis F. Dulaney, seven brothers, and a sister. She was a member of the Third United Presbyterian Church and the Womens Bible Class. Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Harold D. (Nelle) Shiflet, Ashtabula, Ohio, and Mrs. Albert M. (Leonora) Densmore, Uniontown; five grandchildren; three great granchildren. The family will recieve friends in the Andrew D. Ferguson Funeral Home, 80 Morgantown St., Uniontown, this evening 7 to 9 p.m. and Sunday 12 noon to 2 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. and Monday when services will be held at 11 a.m. Rev. Karl W. Bowman Jr. will officiate. Interment in Church Hill Cemetery.


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