Philip J. Serenko, 49, Johnstown, formerly of Portage, died Aug. 25, 2012, at LaurelWood Care Center. He was born in Johnstown, son of the late Thomas and Irene (Kowalczyk) Serenko. He is survived by many relatives and friends. At Phil's request, there will be no public viewing or visitation. Family and friends are invited to attend a graveside service at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at Sacred Heart Cemetery, Portage, Father Joseph Janiszeski, T.O.R., officiating.