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Mike Nichols, crafter of films, plays, dies at 83

November 22, 2014 NEW YORK — A legend of film, theater and comedy in nearly equal measure, Mike Nichols was an unquestioned fixture of smart, urbane American culture across a relentlessly versatile, six-decade career... more »»

Glenna V. Ayers

November 21, 2014 Glenna V. Ayers, 87, Sebastian, Fla., formerly of Boiling Springs, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014, at VNA Hospice House, Vero Beach, Fla. more »»

Dorothy Ileane (Gunesch) Breth

November 21, 2014 Dorothy Ileane “Dottie” (Gunesch) Breth, 87, Latrobe, formerly of Altoona, passed away Wednesday at Excela Latrobe Hospital after a brief illness. more »»

Leona F. Glasgow

November 21, 2014 Leona F. Glasgow, 90, Colonial Courtyard at Tyrone, died Thursday. She was born in Priddy, Texas, daughter of August and Louise Drueckhammer. She was twice married, first to the late Wilbur . more »»

Carl W. Hauser

November 21, 2014 Carl W. Hauser, 89, Hollidaysburg, passed away Thursday morning at the Presbyterian Village at Hollidaysburg. He was born in Altoona, son of Carl and S. Linny (Hildebrand) Hauser. more »»

Anna M. (Burgmeier) Kaye

November 21, 2014 Anna M. Kaye, 92, Altoona, passed away Wednesday afternoon at UPMC Altoona. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Karl and Mary (Attmanshofer) Burgmeier. She married Frank A. more »»

Ruth L. Tiber

November 21, 2014 Ruth L. Tiber, 96, Ebensburg, died Wednesday. She was born in Cavendish, Vt. Surviving are a daughter, Joyce Remillard of Ebensburg; five grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. more »»

John H. Mummert

November 21, 2014 John H. Mummert, 71, Haines, Fla., died Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, in Florida. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Howard S. and Florence K. (Kensinger) Mummert. more »»

David L. Pearce Sr.

November 21, 2014 David L. Pearce Sr., 80, Philipsburg, died Tuesday afternoon at his residence. more »»

Walter Leander Beech III

November 20, 2014 Walter Leander Beech III, 68, Antis Township, died Tuesday evening, Nov. 18, 2014, at his home. Friends will be received from 4 until the 7 p.m. funeral Mass Monday, Nov. 24, 2014, at St. more »»

Gregory M. Lamertina

November 20, 2014 Gregory M. Lamertina, 55, Juniata, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, at home after a brief illness. Friends will be received from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, No. more »»

John C. ‘Jack’ Matteis Jr.

November 20, 2014 John C. “Jack” Matteis Jr., 71, Hollidaysburg, died Nov. 11, 2014, in Pittsburgh. He was born in Woodbury, N.J., son of John C. Sr. and Rachel (Madara) Matteis. more »»

Arthur L. Wascher

November 20, 2014 Arthur L. Wascher, 64, Altoona, passed away unexpectedly Sunday at UPMC Altoona. He was born in Albuquerque, N.M., son of Virginia M. (Hunt) Wascher and the late Arthur Wascher. He married Margot I. more »»

Jordan Scott Farber

November 19, 2014 Jordan Scott “jordie-jab dab” Farber, 23, Wichita, Kan., passed away Friday. He was born in Altoona, son of Dorothy Louise Farber-Dillard. more »»

Margie M. Heltzel

November 19, 2014 Margie M. Heltzel, 82, Roaring Spring, formerly of Martinsburg, died Monday at Homewood at Martinsburg. She was born in Cessna, Bedford County, daughter of Humphrey and Mary E. (Walter) Heltzel. more »»

William R. Robison

November 19, 2014 William R. Robison, 81, Epworth Manor, Tyrone, died Monday at the Manor. He was born in Philipsburg, son of Howard and Naomi E. (Crain) Robison. Friends will be received from 9:30 until the 10 a.m. more »»

John F. Stasko

November 19, 2014 John F. Stasko, 92, Cleveland, Ohio, formerly of Portage, died Thursday. He was born in Portage, son of Michael and Anna (Passick) Stasko. more »»

John F. Stasko

November 19, 2014 John F. Stasko, 92, Cleveland, Ohio, formerly of Portage, died Thursday. He was born in Portage, son of Michael and Anna (Passick) Stasko. more »»

Shirley M. Graham-Rhian

November 19, 2014 Shirley M. Graham-Rhian, 92, Lafayette Hill, formerly of Altoona and Gaines, died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at the Masonic Village at Lafayette Hill. more »»

C. David Gehret

November 19, 2014 C. David Gehret, 79, Eldorado, passed away Tuesday morning at his residence. He was born in Altoona, son of Robert K. and Ruita (McMahon) Gehret. He married Arlene Geissinger in 195. more »»

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