Joseph Sumner

Joseph Sumner, 61, Frenchville, formerly of Loretto RD, died Sunday. He was born in Loretto RD, son of Francis and Adeline (Storm) Sumner. Surviving are two children: Todd of Johnstown and Melany Shero of Carrolltown; four grandchildren; and eight siblings: Thomas, Judy Carpey, Regis, Samuel, David, Marty, Rita Shaffer and Marie Link. He was preceded in death by a brother, Philip. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Gibbons Funeral Home, Ashville. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 2, 2013, at Basilica of St. Michael, Loretto.