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Barr, Sarah J. 84

  • Washington Township
  • Born: 1930-04-12
  • Died: 2015-03-28
  • Funeral Home: Curran-Shaffer, Apollo | Get Directions
  • Sarah Jane (Cramer) Barr, 84, of Washington Township, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015, in her home. Born April 12, 1930, in Oklahoma Borough, she was the daughter of the late LeRoy and Vera (Moore) Cramer. A homemaker, Sarah lived most of her life in Oklahoma Borough. She was a graduate of Washington Township High School and member of the Apollo United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Howard James Barr, on Nov. 10, 2010. Survivors include her sons, Del J. (Patricia) Barr, of Oklahoma Borough, David R. (Sandy) Barr, of Leechburg, and Randy A. (Vicki) Barr, of The Villages, Fla.; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Betty Lou Knell, of California. At the request of the family, all services were private and have been entrusted to the CURRAN-SHAFFER FUNERAL HOME and CREMATORY INC., 100 Owens View Ave., Apollo. To leave an online condolence for the family, please visit www.curranfuneralhome.com.
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Dunmire, Josephine M. 89

  • Ford City
  • Born: 1925-07-10
  • Died: 2015-03-29
  • Funeral Home: Welch, Ford City | Get Directions
  • Josephine Melinda Dunmire, 89, of Ford City, went to be with her Lord and Savior Sunday, March 29, 2015, in the Armstrong County Health Center. She was born July 10, 1925, in Washington Township, to Kale and Edith Elnora (Johns) Croyle. Josephine was a devout Christian and was a member of the Evangel Heights Assembly of God Church of Sarver and she also attended the New Life Center of Ford City. She was a member of the "Silver Saints" senior citizens group of Evangel Heights. She enjoyed sewing, canning, baking pies and cinnamon rolls for her family and friends, and spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Josephine is survived by one son, Jack F. Dunmire and his significant other, Amy Schrag, of Ford City; one daughter, Brenda Y. (Ronald) Taladay, of Ford City; grandchildren, Carla (John) Atherton, Matthew (Toni) Taladay, Denise (Jason) Hileman and John Dunmire and fiance, Donna Denardo; and great-grandchildren, Cody Atherton, Christopher Atherton, Cole Hileman, Camron Hileman, Ella Hileman, Alena Taladay and Kaila Miller; and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John Franklin Dunmire, who died Aug. 16, 2014; two sisters, Rhoda Milliken and infant sister, Vera June Croyle; three brothers, William, Robert and Paul Croyle; and one infant son, James Paul Dunmire. Friends will be welcomed from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 1, 2015, at the WELCH FUNERAL HOME, Ford City. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 2, 2015, at the funeral home with her nephew, Pastor David Croyle, officiating. Interment will follow in the Johns Cemetery, Washington Township.
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Kaltenhauser, Janyce 83

  • Saxonburg
  • Born: 1932-03-16
  • Died: 2015-03-27
  • Funeral Home: Fox, Saxonburg | Get Directions
  • Janyce (Grenet) Kaltenhauser, 83, of Saxonburg, died peacefully Friday, March 27, 2015, at the Good Samaritan Hospice in Cabot. Born March 16, 1932, in Butler Memorial Hospital, she was the daughter of the late Henry Grenet and Marion (Jamison) Grenet. Jan was a 1950 graduate of Butler High School and has a degree as a dental hygienist from Temple University. She was a devoted mother, member of St. Luke's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Saxonburg, a member of the General Society of Mayflower Descendants and a member of the local John Roebling Chapter of Questors. Surviving are her husband of 59 years, Robert Kaltenhauser; three children, Eric (Melody) Kaltenhauser, of Butler, Heidi (fiance, Rich Mooney) Kaltenhauser, of Lousiville, Ky., and Gretchen (Michael) Kurzawa, of Oakmont; six grandchildren, Karl, Dietrich and Heidi Kaltenhauser, Anya Kaltenhauser and Nathaniel and Natalie Kurzawa; her identical twin, Joyce Hall, of Butler; and her sister, Patricia Hill, of Cabot. Jan was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Gorden; and a sister, Zandra Lokhaiser. There will be no viewing. Friends and family are invited to a memorial service for Jan at 11 a.m. Monday, April 6, 2015, in St. Luke's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 310 W. Main St., Saxonburg, with the Rev. Roger G. Keller, officiating. Private interment will be in the Saxonburg Memorial Church Cemetery. A luncheon will follow the service in the church hall. FOX FUNERAL HOME INC., Saxonburg, is assisting the family with arrangements. Memorial donations may be made to St. Luke's Evangelical Lutheran Church. www.foxfuneralhomeinc.com.
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Krumpe, Lois J. 77

  • Sarver
  • Born: 1937-05-14
  • Died: 2015-03-29
  • Funeral Home: Fox, Saxonburg | Get Directions
  • Lois Jean Krumpe, 77, of Sarver, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015, at the Butler Memorial Hospital. Born May 14, 1937, in Renton, she was the daughter of James Robert Landis and Crendia Roberts. Lois was a homemaker. She was a past matron of the Order of the Eastern Star in New Kensington. She loved gardening, flowers and watching hummingbirds. Surviving are husband, David A. Krumpe Sr., of Sarver, whom she married Jan. 1, 1957; two sons, David A. Krumpe Jr., of Sarver, and Mark D. (Linda) Krumpe, of New Castle; three daughters, Beth J. (John) Beatty, of Mocksville, N.C., Lisa A. Bash, of Sarver, and Dawn M. Holben, of Sarver; 17 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers and one sister. There will be no visitation or services. FOX FUNERAL HOME INC. is assisting the family with arrangements. www.foxfuneralhomeinc.com.
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McKinney, Julia 83

  • Fawn Township
  • Born: 1932-03-07
  • Died: 2015-03-30
  • Funeral Home: Duster, Tarentum | Get Directions
  • Julia (Pavlick) McKinney, 83, of Fawn Township, passed away at home Monday, March 30, 2015, following a lengthy illness. She was born March 7, 1932, in Pittsburgh, daughter of the late John and Emma (Yaloh) Pavlick. Julia has lived the past 60 years in Fawn Township where she was a homemaker. She was a member of Holy Martyrs Church, Tarentum, Christian Mothers of her church and Mt. St. Peter Ezekiel 37 Prayer Group. Julia graduated from Taylor Alderdice High School and enjoyed dancing and card playing. Survivors include her children, Donna (Daniel) Vivian, of Buffalo Township, Gary (Ramona) McKinney, of Fawn Township, and Marilyn McKinney, of Buffalo Township; also surviving are her grandchildren, Chad, Justin and Andrew Vivian and Jessica and Amanda McKinney; and great-grandchildren, Wyatt, Gabriel, Cole and Adelyn-Rose. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Larry K. McKinney, in 2014; four brothers, Nicholas, George, John and Frank Pavlick; and a sister, Anne Schultz. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the DUSTER FUNERAL HOME INC., 347 E. 10th Ave., Tarentum, 724-224-1526, where a blessing service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, followed by a Christian Funeral Mass at 10 a.m. in Holy Martyrs Church, Tarentum, with the Rev. Aaron J. Kriss officiating. Interment in Our Lady of Hope Cemetery, Frazer Township. The Prayer Community of Ezekiel 37 will hold services in the funeral home at 6 p.m. Tuesday. Family suggests contributions to: Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 810 River Ave., No. 100, Pittsburgh, PA 15212. Visit: dusterfuneralhomeinc.com.
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Panchik, Helen 94

  • Ford City
  • Born: 1920-07-01
  • Died: 2015-03-30
  • Funeral Home: Mantini, Ford City | Get Directions
  • Helen Panchik, 94, of Ford City, died Monday, March 30, 2015, at Armstrong County Health Center. She was born July 1, 1920, in Ford City, a daughter of the late Andrew Odrechowski and Julia Dolinsky Odrechowski, and was a lifelong resident of this area. She was a member of St. Marys Ukrainian Church. Survivors include her husband, Wallace Panchik, whom she married in 1949; sons, Wallace and Barb Panchik and David and Lisa Panchik; daughter, Mary Kromka; grandchildren, Jennifer Kromka, Stephanie (Danny) Morris, Heather (Todd) Brant, Greg (Kayla) Panchik, Shawn (Holly) Panchik, Scott, Steven, Shayna, Saxon and Spencer Panchik; and great-grandchildren, Conner, Dylan, Mya and Ella Morris and Nylah and Shawn Jr. Panchik. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her brothers, John, Mike and Alex Odrechowski; and sisters, Ann Gasbarro, Martha November and Mary Kozlowsky. Visitation from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at MANTINI FUNERAL HOME INC., Ford City. Parastas service at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Prayer service at 9:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Service at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Marys Ukrainian Church with Father John Gribik. Interment in St. Marys Ukrainian Cemetery.
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Scott Jr., Alden E. 80

  • Parks Township
  • Born: 1934-12-27
  • Died: 2015-03-30
  • Funeral Home: Clawson, Leechburg | Get Directions
  • Alden E. Scott Jr., 80, of the Kepple Hill area of Parks Township, died Monday, March 30, 2015, in his residence. He was born Dec. 27, 1934, in Leechburg, the son of the late Alden E. Scott Sr. and Lucille (Schrecengost) Scott. Alden was employed as a crane operator at Hyde Park Foundry for more than 30 years, retiring in 1993. He loved being outdoors, enjoyed going to camp with his son, fishing, watching the Steelers and spending time with his family and grandchildren. Survivors include his son, Alden E. Scott III (Helen), of Vandergrift; daughters, Lucille Blanciak (Richard), of Vandergrift, Patricia Matson (Ronald), of Leechburg and Martha "Val" Diefenderfer (Kevin), of Hermitage; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and sisters, Beverly Catchpole, of Leechburg, and Dorothy Lookabaugh, of Vandergrift. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Valjean "Jean" (Gibbon) Scott, on July 23, 1992; brother, William Scott; and sister, Elnora Gamble. Friends will be welcomed by his family from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at CLAWSON FUNERAL and CREMATION CENTER, 170 Main St., Leechburg, 724-842-1051. There will be no funeral ceremonies. Interment will be made at the convenience of his family in Greenwood Memorial Park, Lower Burrell. To send an online condolence to the Scott family, please visit www.clawsonfuneralhome.com.
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Sieczkowski, Douglas 50

  • Formerly of Homer City
  • Born: 1965-01-22
  • Died: 2015-03-29
  • Funeral Home: Curran-Shaffer, Apollo | Get Directions
  • Douglas "Doug" Sieczkowski, 50, formerly of Homer City, passed away Sunday, March 29, 2015. Born Jan. 22, 1965, in Silver Spring, Md., he was a son of Harry and Joyce M. (Berlin) Sieczkowski, of Apollo. Doug was a 1983 graduate of Kiski Area High School and was employed as a heavy equipment operator for Coal Loaders in Ligonier for 13 years, last working in April of 2014. He loved fishing, liked working in his vegetable garden and enjoyed riding dirt bikes with his brothers when he was younger. Doug was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Gustav and Harriet Berlin; and his paternal grandparents, John and Victoria Sieczkowski. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his brothers, Ed (Pamela) Sieczkowski, of Derry, and Michael (Becky) Sieczkowski, of North Washington; nieces, Heather and McKenzie; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. Friends will be received from 6 until the celebration of life tribute service at 8 p.m. Thursday, April 2, 2015, in the CURRAN-SHAFFER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY INC., 100 Owens View Ave., Apollo. To send an online condolence to the family, or to share a memory of Doug please visit www.curranfuneralhome.com.
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