Skip to main content

Archive - Dec 26, 2013 - Obituary

Date
Type

John J. Capitanelli, 86

December 26, 2013

John J. Capitanelli, 86, of Punxsutawney, died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, at Wellington Heights in Punxsutawney.

He was born Nov. 22, 1927, in Adrian, the son of the late Thomas and Mary (Corresi) Capitanelli.

He was a welder by trade in the construction industry.

He was a veteran of the Korean Conflict, having served as a sergeant in the U.S. Air Force.

He is survived by several nieces and nephews, including Marilyn Mumaw
of Punxsutawney.

At the family's request, there will be no public visitation.

Nancy Lee Carlton, 80

December 26, 2013

Nancy Lee Carlton, 80, of Punxsutawney, died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, at home.

She was born May 7, 1933, in Punxsutawney, the daughter of the late Joseph and Ruth (Morris) Barnoff.

She was married to Pierre "Pete" E. Carlton, who survives.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Punxsutawney Garden Club.

She is survived by her husband of 61 years; two daughters, Lorna Ondrasik and husband Robert of Brookville and Hallie Carlton and friend Marsha Emhoff and her son Leif Perry of Punxsutawney; and by one brother, Robert Barnoff and wife Norma of State College, Pa.

(Editor’s note: This piece is one in a series of “Familiar Faces Friday” features to be written by Spirit reporter...
The old Spirit building on North Findley is under new management and will be receiving a facelift over the next few...
It was a beautiful evening for Music in the Park on Thursday with the classic rock band "Remedy X" — formerly known as...
Dave Foster, former Punxsutawney Athlete, and his team Backcountry CrossFit have just competed in...
Punxsy’s Minor League Softball All-Stars were playing in their second winner-take-all championship...
The 2014 Punxsutawney Minor League Softball All-Stars defeated a tough Union City team, 1-0 on...

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes