Obituaries

Joanne Cotter

Joanne Cotter, 68, Altoona, died Monday at UPMC Altoona. She was born in Altoona, daughter of Joseph William and Esther (Clapper) Galbraith. Surviving are a half-sister, Phyllis Morrissey of Tyrone; a niece, Terry (Ed) Hribik and a nephew, Mark Morrissey, both of Tyrone; and Senior ...

Norman Cuff Sr.

Norman Cuff Sr., 83, Hollidaysburg, died Tuesday. He was born in Hollidaysburg, son of the late Wilber and Helen Cuff. He was married to Rosella Cuff. Surviving are two sons: Norman Cuff Jr. and Calvin Cuff; four daughters: Sherry Fisher, Tracy Cuff, Pernell Cuff and Christina Morris; and many ...

William L. Hazlett Sr.

William L. Hazlett Sr., 88, Portage, died Wednesday. He was born in Portage, son of the late Kenneth and Grace (Stombaugh) Hazlett. Surviving are his wife, Shirley (Pauley); two children: Richard Hazlett and Terri Crum; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a brother, Donald. He ...

Dorothy Genevieve Loose

Dorothy Genevieve Loose, 93, a resident of Presbyterian Village at Hollidays­burg, formerly of Foot of Ten Road, Duncans­ville, died Thursday at the Pres­by­te­ri­an Home, after an extended illness. She was born in Newry, daughter of the late John and Goldie (McCoy) Wyant. On Aug. 15, ...

Angeline R. Mangiacarne

Angeline R. Mangiacarne, 102, Altoona, formerly of 1607 19th Ave., died Wednes­day at May­brook Hills Re­ha­bil­i­ta­tion and Health­care Center. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Frank and Rose (Battaglia) Cancilla. On June 19, 1932, she married Henry T. Mangiacarne at Our ...

Robert R. Rajnish

Robert R. Rajnish, 87, Duncansville, passed away Thursday at UPMC Altoona. Friends will be received from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019, at The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. ...

Shirley M. (Ingram) Wilson

Shirley M. (Ingram) Wilson, 86, a resident of The Lutheran Home at Hollidaysburg, formerly of Woodrow Wilson Garden Apartments, Altoona, died Wednesday at the Lutheran Home. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Harry and Erma (Rossman) Ingram. She married Robert H. Wilson on July 5, ...

John P. Conrad

John P. Conrad, 62, a 30-year resident of Tyrone, passed away on Monday after a valiant fight with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis. He was born in Altoona and grew up in Lilly, son of John Francis and Dorothy Mae Conrad. Surviving are his wife of 42 years, Elaine Boal Conrad; a daughter, ...

Catherine Marie (Lindsey) Corle

Catherine Marie (Lindsey) Corle, 94, Osterburg, died Monday. She was born in Pavia, daughter of the late Elmore Eugene and Mary Ann (Corle) Lindsey. Surviving are three sons: Donald K. (Patsy), Frederick D. (Karen) and Timothy D. (Carrie); five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. She ...

James G. ‘Jim’ Finochio Jr.

James G. “Jim” Finochio, 93, Altoona, passed away early Tuesday morning at Maybrook Hills Re­ha­bil­i­ta­tion and Healthcare Center. He was born in Altoona, son of the late James and Edith (Pompa) Finochio. He was thrice married. On Sept. 7, 1946, he married Irene E. Kibe of Altoona, ...

Audrey M. Miles

Audrey M. Miles, 85, Tyrone, died Monday. She was born in Monessen, daughter of the late Charles G. and Mary Amelia (Grant) Wentz. Surviving are two daughters: Cathy (Sam) Cowher and Lorie Wentz Thomas; seven grandchildren; and a sister, Betty Revetta. She was preceded in death by her husband, ...

David L. Nowlin Sr.

David L. Nowlin Sr., 91, Tyrone, died Tuesday at Epworth Manor, Tyrone. He was born in Tyrone, son of the late Edgar Blair and Edna (Myers) Nowlin. On June 24, 1948, he married Donna M. Williams. Surviving are daughter, Debra Hoover and husband, William, and their children, Douglas Hoover ...

Barbara A. Bailey

Barbara A. Bailey, 87, Tyrone, died Monday. She was the daughter of the late Aden and Daisy Girard Fonner. On June 26, 1954, she married Robert A. Bailey, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 6, 2018. Surviving are four children: Larry (Darlene) Bailey, Susan (Steve) James, Alex (Annette) ...

Robert M. ‘Bob’ Conklin

Robert M. “Bob” Conklin, 63, Patton, died Monday. He was born in England, son of Russell T. and Patricia D. (Gorham) Conklin. Surviving are two children: Matthew and Robin Conklin; four grandchildren; his parents; and six siblings: Theresa (Don) Lutch, Russell “Tom” Jr. (Cindy), Kenneth ...

John P. Conrad

John P. Conrad, 62, Tyrone, died Monday. Friends will be received from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, at Richard H. Searer Funeral Home Inc., Tyrone. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, Tyrone. A complete obituary will ...

Catherine Marie (Lindsey) Corle

Catherine Marie (Lindsey) Corle, 94, Oster­burg, passed away Monday, Feb. 11, 2019, at Conemaugh Nason Medical Center, Roaring Spring. Friends will be received 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday Feb. 17, 2019, at the Leslie-Miller Funeral Home, Claysburg. A complete obituary will appear in Thursday’s Mirror.

Thomas E. Hedberg Sr.

Thomas E. Hedberg Sr., 70, Sinking Valley, died Monday at his residence. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Carl N. and Helen M. (Claybaugh) Hedberg. On Sept. 8, 1988, he married Cindy R. Bennett in Virginia. Surviving are his wife; two daughters: Tobi Munshower and husband, Les, of ...

Dorothy J. Hrubochak

Dorothy J. Hrubochak, 90, Hastings, died Monday. She was born in Hastings, daughter of the late John and Anna (Sich) Kolessar. Surviving are three children: Dorothy Ann and Joseph A. Lubert, and Lori (Bill) Dumm; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her ...

Helen Florence Keith

Helen Florence Keith, 91, formerly of Juniata Gap, Altoona, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Saturday. She was born in Everett, daughter of the late George Raymond Earnest and Helen (Bennett) Earnest. On April 30, 1949, she married Clarence Ralph Keith, who preceded ...

Erma A. (Ciampoli) Kennedy

Erma A. (Ciampoli) Kennedy, 103, Hollidays­burg, passed away Thurs­day at Garvey Manor Nurs­ing Home, Hollidays­burg. She was born in Spruce Creek, daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Palma) Ciampoli. On April 4, 1935, she married Edger E. Kennedy, and he preceded her in death on ...