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Obituaries

Leon J. Adamiak

Leon J. Adamiak, 73, Altoona, passed away Friday evening at UPMC Altoona, Palliative Care from complications of Huntington’s disease. There will be a funeral Mass at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020, at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church at 12th Avenue and 20th Street, Altoona, (with COVID-19 ...

Eugene R. Chisko

Eugene R. Chisko, 81, Altoona, passed away Saturday at the Altoona Center for Nursing Care. He was born in Altoona, son of the late George E. and Willoughby M. (Riley) Chisko. Surviving are his wife, Minnie (Zeitlman) Chisko; daughter, Gina Chisko; and two grandchildren. At Eugene’s request, ...

Kathryn V. Cornelius

Kathryn V. Cornelius, 85, Altoona, died Sunday morning Aug. 2, 2020, at Hillview Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. A full obituary will appear in Tuesday’s Mirror. Arrangements are by Vincent J. Good Funeral Parlor, 328 5th Ave., Altoona.

Zelda R. Dalesio

Zelda R. Dalesio, 85, Osterburg, passed away Thursday at her residence. Zelda was born in New Enterprise, daughter of the late Elmer J. and Florence M. (Lane) Powell. On Jan. 25, 1957, she married Andrew E. Dalesio. She is survived by her loving husband; two sons: Andrew E. Dalesio Jr. of ...

William D. ‘Spud’ Feathers Sr.

William D. “Spud” Feathers Sr., 61, East Freedom, passed away Saturday Aug. 1, 2020, at home. Friends will be received from 2 to the 4 p.m. funeral service on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, at Emmanuel Baptist Church, Claysburg. A full obituary will appear in Tuesday’s Mirror. Arrangements are ...

Felix L. Iacovella

Felix L. Iacovella, 80, a resident of Hillview Healthcare and Rehabiliation Center, formerly of Philadelphia, passed away Saturday at UPMC Altoona. He was born in Philadelphia, son of the late Felix A. and Maria (Prente) Iacovella. On June 10, 1978, he married Joan Voucht. Surviving are his ...

Vivian (Green) Morgart

Vivian Green Morgart, 94, of Goldsboro, N.C., was welcomed into the kingdom of heaven Friday morning. She was formerly of Roaring Spring. She was a native of McKeesport, and was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Morgart; her parents: Elizabeth (Burket) Green and Russell Edward Green; and ...

Vincent J. Pietrolungo

Vincent J. Pietrolungo, 92, Altoona, passed away Friday at UPMC Altoona. Family and friends will be received at the 11 a.m. funeral Mass celebrated on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2020, at St. Mark’s Catholic Church, Altoona. Friends are also invited to Calvary Cemetery, Altoona, where committal and ...

William H. Wilt

William H. Wilt, 96, Martinsburg, passed away Thursday at Homewood at Martinsburg. Bill was born in Altoona, son of the late R. Harry and Maggie Mae (Barree) Wilt. On Oct. 9, 1965, he married Linda Marie Donley and she preceded him in death on Sept. 27, 1999. Surviving are two brothers-in-law: ...

Kenneth E. Barth

Kenneth E. Barth, 66, Bellwood, died Friday morning at UPMC Altoona. He was born in Altoona, a son of the late Clare and Florence (Shapley) Barth. He married Trudy A. Snyder of Bellwood, who survives. Also surviving are a stepson, Ronald Pruznak, and a brother, Thomas Barth. At the request of ...

Mario ‘Butch’ Bukowski

Mario “Butch” Bukowski, 71, Gallitzin, died Thursday at his home. He was born in Gallitzin, son of the late Jennie Bukowski. Surviving are his wife, the former Debra Nagle, whom he married Nov. 20, 1971; children: Tonya, Keith and wife, Jacque, Sabrina and Harry Cruthers; grandchildren: ...

Linda F. Greenleaf

Linda Fae Greenleaf, 71, Friedens, Somerset County, died Friday morning at her home following a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Roaring Spring, daughter of the late Irvin K. and Marjorie Carolyn (Guyer) Honsaker. Surviving are her beloved husband, David; a son, Brian D. ...

Betty LaRee Walls Manspeaker

Betty LaRee Walls Manspeaker, 97, Tyrone, passed away peacefully in her sleep Monday. She was born in Hollidaysburg, a daughter of the late Irvin D. and Margaret (Replogle) Walls. She was preceded in death by a sister, Virginia Strayer; a brother, Irvin D. Walls; and Dean W. Manspeaker. ...

Ronald E. Neil

Ronald E. Neil, 86, Hollidaysburg, died Sunday evening at Maybrook Hills Health and Rehabilitation. Ronald was born in Altoona, the son of the late Charles Vernon and Nina May (Kelso) Neil. Surviving are a son, Ronald W. Neil of Altoona; a grandson, Ronald Michael Neil; and ...

Shirley M. Sprouse

Shirley M. Sprouse, 91, Altoona, died Friday morning at Altoona Center for Nursing Care. She was born in Altoona, the daughter of the late Roy C. and Marie H. (Webb) Miller. Her husband, Richard Sprouse, whom she married on Aug. 23, 1969, in Altoona, preceded her in death on June 8, 1977. ...

William H. Wilt

William H. Wilt, 96, of Martinsburg, passed away Thursday at Homewood at Martinsburg. Friends will be received from 11 a.m. until a noon service, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, at E. Merrill Smith Funeral Home, Inc. 2309 Broad Ave., Altoona with Pastor Jerry McCuller officiating. Interment will be at ...

James Alvin Ake

James Alvin Ake, 83, a resident of The Village at Morrisons Cove, Martinsburg, went to be with his Lord Wednesday, after a valiant struggle with ALS. He was born in Altoona the son of the late John and Mary (Carper) Ake. He was raised in Roaring Spring. James married Carrie Raugh on April 26, ...

Ethel J. Corbo

Ethel J. Corbo, 96, Altoona, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2020, at UPMC Altoona. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Giacomo and Almerinda (Maggiore) DeAntonis. She married Joseph C. Corbo, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 9, 1977. Surviving are a son: Thomas Corbo; a daughter: ...

Jack Alva Hancock

Jack Alva Hancock was born to Esther M. (Addleman) and Harry A. Hancock in Altoona, Pennsylvania, on Sept. 21, 1928. Jack served in both the Navy and Army during the Korean War and had tours in both Korea and Germany. Jack retired from Consolidated Freightways as a Terminal Manager in 1990, ...

Nancy Jane Logan

Nancy Jane Logan, 76, Tyrone, passed away Tuesday at Hollidaysburg Veterans Home. She was born in Tyrone, daughter of the late Clarence and Ardis (Woodring) Hagen. On Oct. 3, 1964, she married Gerald L. Logan in Tyrone and he preceded her in death on Oct. 10, 2018. Surviving are two ...