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Ryan Joseph Stankewich, 26

October 3, 2013

Ryan Joseph Stankewich, 26, of Punxsutawney, died Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013.

He was born Dec. 22, 1986, a son of Stacey Marie Schepis and Daryl Joseph Stankewich.

He was a 2005 graduate of Punxsutawney Area High School.

He graduated from Triangle Tech in 2008.

He was employed as a Union Carpenter with Local No. 947 of Ridgway.

Ryan enjoyed hunting, riding motorcycles, animals, cleaning cars and playing a good game of bingo.

He was a compassionate, loving, caring soul, and he loved his family and friends deeply.

William G. “Bill” Fusco, 88

October 3, 2013

William G. “Bill” Fusco, 88, Punxsutawney, died Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, at UPMC Altoona.

He was born May 13, 1925, in Punxsutawney, a son of the late Joe and Edith (Paladino) Fusco.

On April 17, 1947, he married Phyllis J. (Hewitt) Fusco, who survives.

He was a member of the Saints Cosmas and Damian Roman Catholic Church of Punxsutawney.

He was employed as a salesman for the Phillip Morris Company for more than 30 years.

After graduation, he joined the United States Marine Corp, where he served in the Pacific during World War II, serving with the 1st Division.

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