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Subject: [PAWESTMO-L] Tribune Review Obits for Friday August 11, 2000
Date: Fri, 11 Aug 2000 21:03:35 EDT
Peter James Elsbury
Peter James Elsbury, 84, of Avonmore, died Thursday, Aug. 10, 2000, at his
home. He was a son of the late John and Roseanna Beers Elsbury. In addition
to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Robert Elsbury. He is
survived by two brothers, Edward H. and Charles W. ; four sisters, Mary Jane
Milligan , Margaret A. King and Donna King, and Ellen C. Bortz BARNHART
FUNERAL HOME, Greensburg, is in charge of arrangements.
F. Mark Engle
F. Mark Engle, 43, of Buckner Bend Road, Walker, W.Va., passed away Tuesday,
Aug. 8, 2000, at St. Joseph's Hospital, Parkersburg, W.Va. He was born in
Parkersburg, April 16, 1957. He is survived by his mother, Laura B. Engle of
Parkersburg, W.Va.; his father, Fred Engle of Davisville, W.Va.; six sisters,
Lynn Furin, Laura Engle Roche, Deborah Parton, Catherine Engle, Jane Engle
and Karen Engle Byers, all of Parkersburg, W.Va.; and two brothers, Steve ,
and Maj. Joe Engle with the U.S. Air Force in Kansas City. Also surviving,
his 97-year-old grandfather, Robert Engle of Walker, W.Va. . LEAVITT FUNERAL
HOME of Parkersburg, W.Va., is in charge of arrangements.
V. June Fox
V. June Fox, 90, of Greensburg and Ulysses, Pa., died Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2000,
in the Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital, Wellsboro, Pa. She was born
June 1, 1910, in Windber, a daughter of the late Charles Ross and Fanny
Rogers Lambert. On Nov. 12, 1925, in Wellsburg, W.Va., she married Henry
Jacob Fox, who predeceased her in 1980. She is survived by a son, Ronald H.
Fox of New Stanton; a daughter, June F. Gray of Ulysses; She was also
preceded in death by a brother and four sisters. ROBERT B. DAVIS II FUNERAL
HOME, 29 Division Ave., Greensburg,
Mathilda C. Gasper
Mathilda C. Gasper died Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2000, in St. Francis Nursing
Center, Cranberry. Mrs. Gasper was an avid Steelers and Pirates fan.
Survivors include a son, David Gasper of New Sewickley; a daughter, Joann
Daniella of Pittsburgh; She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles P.
Gasper. GEORGE A. THOMA FUNERAL HOME, 10418 Perry Highway, McCandless.
Donald W. 'Buck' Giles
Holiday Park, Plum Boro
Donald W. "Buck" Giles, age 13, accidentally on Wednesday, August 9, 2000, of
Holiday Park, Plum Boro. Born on July 9, 1987 to Donald T. Jr. and Cherie
(Alcorn) Giles.SOXMAN FUNERAL HOMES, LTD., Roth Chapel, 7450 Saltsburg Road
(at Universal), Penn Hills.
Olive M. Graft
Olive M. Graft, 87, of Vanderbilt, Pa., died Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2000, at the
home of her son, Henry Graft of Dawson. She was born May 9, 1913, in Lower
Tyrone Township, a daughter of the late Thomas Newton Junk and Augusta
Gilleland Junk. Surviving are five children, Emma Peters , James ``Gigg''
Graft, Earl ``Fat'' Graft , Henry ``Butch'' Graft of Dawson, and Diana.
Preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Graft; three children, Lois Ann
Graft, Glenn Graft, and Tom Graft; seven brothers, Leslie, Henry, Harry,
William, John, Robert, and Paul Junk; and five sisters, Anna Stillwagon,
Louella Ference, Augusta Bell Junk, Fannie McKnight, and Nell Alexander.RALPH
E. GALLEY FUNERAL HOME in Dawson
Arthur R. Gross
Arthur R. Gross, 44, died Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2000, in UPMC Passavant,
McCandless. Born Jan. 23, 1956 in Pittsburgh, he was the son of the late
Arthur B. and Barbara Swift Gross. Survivors include sister, Susan J. Gross
of the North Hills; and a brother, David L. Gross of Mars. MCDONALD-AEBERLI
FUNERAL HOME, 238 Crowe Ave., Mars
Mary R. Matta Haydock
Mary R. Matta Haydock, 80, of West Mifflin, on Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2000. Wife of
the late Anthony; mother of Rose Alitt of Irwin, Susan Carrano of West
Mifflin, and Toni Horvath of North Huntingdon; sister of Helen Blackwell and
Betty Mullen of Whitaker, and the late Joseph Matta. SAVOLSKIS-WASIK-GLENN
FUNERAL HOME INC., 3501 Main St., Munhall,
Romayne M. Horne
Romayne M. Horne, 94, of Latrobe, died Thursday, Aug. 10, 2000, in the
Latrobe Area Hospital. She was born Nov. 12, 1905, in Latrobe, a daughter of
the late Robert and Estella (Miller) Seaton. In addition to her parents, she
was preceded in death by her husband, John F. Horne, in 1972; an infant son,
Robert; her son, Paul W. Horne, in 1991; her daughter-in-law, Patricia
(Shaffer) Horne, in 1999; a brother, Robert Miller Seaton; and a sister,
Margaret Zitterbart. HARTMAN-GRAZIANO FUNERAL HOME INC., 1500 Ligonier St.,
Jennie A. Kazusky
Jennie A. Kazusky, 78, of Trafford, died Thursday, Aug. 10, 2000. Loving wife
of 57 years to Walter Kazusky; beloved mother of Mary Jo Solomon ; also
survived by three brothers, Edward, Anthony, and Frank Bugajski; and a
sister, Mildred Petrini. Preceded in death by her parents, Charles and
Johanna Bugajski; an infant son, Robert John Kazusky; three sisters, Mary
Ruby, Pauline Raciborski, and Cecilia Bugajski; and three brothers, August,
Charles, and Louis Bugajski. DAVID A. RITTER FUNERAL HOME, 220 Edgewood
Clyde A. Klingensmith
Formerly of Jeannette
Clyde A. Klingensmith, 86, of Stahlstown RD1, formerly of Jeannette, died
Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2000, at his residence. He was born in Ohio, Dec. 22,
1913, a son of the late James A. and Cleo Ream Klingensmith. Besides his
parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Raymond Klingensmith; and a
sister, Blanche Richmond. Surviving are his wife, Grace Buttermore
Klingensmith; two sons, Ralph A. and Mark A. ; a daughter, Karen Bortz
LAWRENCE J. McCLURE FUNERAL HOME, 112 N. Second St., Jeannette,
Willene 'Joann' Marnich
Willene ``Joann'' Marnich, 66, of Kennedy Township, on Wednesday, Aug. 9,
2000. Beloved wife of William. Beloved mother of Terry, Ronald, James and
William. Dear sister of Jerry Davis. McDERMOTT FUNERAL HOME, 334 Forest Grove
Road, Coraopolis (Kennedy Township).
Mary Pagnanelli, 82, of Latrobe, died Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2000, at St. Anne
Home, Greensburg. She was born Oct. 3, 1917, in Latrobe, a daughter of the
late Michael and Sara George David. She was preceded in death by her husband,
Henry ``Rego'' Pagnanelli; a brother, Eziekel David; and a sister, Ann
Riddell. She is survived by her children, Henry Pagnanelli , Mrs. John (Mary
Jo) Silvis , Joanne Pagnanelli , and Dr. David Pagnanelli ; a brother, John
David of Latrobe; a sister, Christine Tornavacca; FREDERICK FUNERAL HOME
INC., 1543 Ligonier St., Latrobe
Henrietta C. Mansfield
Henrietta C. Mansfield, age 86, of Penn Hills, born in Pittsburgh on August
23, 1913, died on Wednesday, August 9, 2000. Wife of the late William W.
Mansfield; beloved mother of Harriet Conrad (William), and William Mansfield
(Margaret); sister of Harry Schrott of Florida and the late Robert, Lawrence,
and William Schrott, and Betty Foster. SOXMAN FUNERAL HOMES, LTD., 7450
Saltsburg Road, Pittsburgh, Pa.,
Arthur H. Schultheiss
Arthur H. Schultheiss, 53 died Wednesday, Aug. 9, 2000, at his home.
Survivors include his wife Emily Ekonen Schultheiss; his mother, Euretta B.
Schultheiss of Newark, Del.; two sisters, Euretta L. Schultheiss of Newark,
Del., and Diane Schultheiss of Atlanta; and a brother, Charles R. Schultheiss
of New York. He was preceded in death by his father, Dr. Charles H.
Schultheiss. GEORGE A. THOMA FUNERAL HOME, 10418 Perry Highway, McCandless.
Mary M. Slidders
Mary M. Slidders, 94, of Munhall, died on Thursday, August 10, 2000. Wife of
the late Joseph P. Slidders; sister of the late William A. Matthews. GEORGE
IRVIN GREEN FUNERAL HOME INC., 3511 Main St., Munhall
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