Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Dorothy Henrietta Lewis, 91, of Marion Center, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, at Indian Haven, in Indiana, Pa.
She was born on Dec. 20, 1921, to Ramey W. and Charlett E. (Harrold) Marshall in Punxsutawney.
Dorothy worked as a homemaker, farmer and seamstress in Punxy for 25 years.
Dorothy is survived by her daughter, Doris (Sis) Wells/Hayes of Home; her son, Ramey E. (Carole) Lewis of Marion Center; four
Bette E. Wallwork, affectionately known as â€śMoggieâ€ť, 92, of Punxsutawney, died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, at home.
She was born June 28, 1921, in Adrian Township, Armstrong County, a
daughter of the late Amos and Ivy (Tarr) Croyle.
She was first married to John W. Meanor on July 31, 1937. He preceded her in death on July 12, 2000.
Her second marriage was to George Wallwork on June 5, 1982. He preceded her in death on Aug. 12, 2000.
She was a manager on the second floor at Montgomery Ward from 1966-1976 and also worked as a fiscal secretary at Jefferson Manor.
Mary Christine Curtis Carnazzo, 76, entered into eternal peace at Castle Memorial Hospital, Kailua, Hawaii, seven days shy of her 77th birthday.
Mary was born Aug. 15, 1936, on the Feast of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin.
Mary graduated from Ss. Cosmas and Damian in 1954 and remained a faithful supporter of SS.C.D. throughout the rest of her life.
After graduating from Mercy Hospital School of Nursing in Pittsburgh in 1957, she moved to California, with five of her nursing school buddies, and worked at Los Angeles County Hospital.
Kathryn E. Misiewicz, 95, of DuBois, died Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013, at the DuBois Nursing Home.
She was born Nov. 6, 1917, in Rochester Mills, Pa., the daughter of the late William & Mary (Matsko) Struk.
On July 27, 1957, she married Joseph P. Misiewicz. He preceded her in death on March 19, 2004.
She was a homemaker and had previously worked for the DuBois Area School District in the cafeteria.
Rosann T. Williams, 62, Reynoldsville, died Monday, Aug. 19, 2013, at the DuBois Nursing Home in DuBois.
The daughter of the late Jack L. and Thressa Torell Tabone, she was born July 14, 1951, in DuBois.
On Aug. 8, 1970, she married Kenneth L. Williams of Reynoldsville, who survives.
Nicholas Francis Schepis, Jr., 85, of Punxsutawney, died Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, at McKinley Health Center, Brookville.
He was born May 5, 1928, in Valier, a son of the late Nicholas Francis and Mary (Sano) Schepis.
Mr. Schepis served in Guam as a Fireman First Class in the United States Navy during World War II.
On Aug. 31, 1962, he married the former Virginia Rose Tyger. She survives.
He was a member of the First Church of God.
Diane Robinson Baughman, of Westwood, Mass., formerly of Osterville and Needham, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, just one week shy of her 92nd birthday.
Dianeâ€™s husband, Harry W. Baughman, passed away in 2002.
Catherine Fidella Martz, 80, died Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013.
She was born to the late Clair and Meda (Shaffer)Martz of Ringgold Township.
She was the sister to the late Glenn, late Dean, late Gene (Abe) and late Mary Lou Martz.
She is survived by sisters-in-law Mrs. Glenn Martz (Marie Schmale), Mrs. Dean Martz (Margaret Michael) and Mrs. Gene Martz (Nell Van Cott).
Denny Walter Lee Young, 74, of Punxsutawney, died Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013, at Christ the King Manor.
He was born Nov. 25, 1938, in Punxsutawney, a son of the late Franklin and Florence (Weaver) Young.
On Oct. 1, 1963, he married Monika Sparks. She survives.
He was a member of Punxsutawney Eagles.
Denny enjoyed fishing, hunting and watching wrestling.
He used to really enjoy putting off fireworks for his dog "Dufus," who liked the fireworks more than the kids did.
Dorothy Ann (Shuster) Larson, 74, of Big Run, died Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital.
She was born April 12, 1939, in Rossiter, a daughter of the late Michael and Susan (Koromaus) Shuster.
On Sept. 5, 1964, she married Frederick N. Larson. He survives.
Dorothy was a member of Saints Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church. She was actively involved in preparing and cooking ethnic foods for church functions and the church festival.
Also, she was a member of the GCU Lodge.