Archive - Obituary
May 12th, 2011
Andrew Patrick, 85, of 313 Clarion Rd., Johnsonburg, died on Wednesday evening, May 11, 2011 at his residence.
He was born on Feb. 2, 1926 in Wilcox, son of the late John and Mary Yankovich Patrick.
He married Marion A. Sprague on July 5, 1952 in Sheffield. She died on Oct. 10, 1990.
He resided in Johnsonburg most of his life and graduated from Johnsonburg High School. He was a member of Holy Rosary Church and Central Hose Co.
He was a Navy veteran, having served in World War II in the Pacific Theater as a Seaman 1st Class with the 10th Beach Battalion and aboard the USS Griggs.
Ronald E. "Dingo" Bullers, 64, of 416 Mill St., Johnsonburg, died Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at Hamot Medical Center in Erie following a brief illness.
He was born on Nov. 7, 1946 in Ridgway, son of the late William L. and Hattie Schenk Bullers.
He resided in Johnsonburg all his life and graduated from Johnsonburg High School in 1964.
He belonged to the Central Hose Co., Kane Country Club, Johnsonburg Elks Club and Rolfe Sportsmen's Club. He was a former Knothole, Little League and American Legion baseball coach and was an avid golfer.
Gerald C. "Jerry" Nagel, 81, of Hickory Street, Johnsonburg, died Friday, May 6, 2011 at Elk Regional Health Center after a brief illness.
He was born July 17, 1929 in Philadelphia, son of the late Max and Fannie (Goldstein) Nagel.
On Oct. 10, 1992, he married Judith Ann Akers, who survives.
He lived most of his life in Philadelphia and lived in Johnsonburg since 1990. He was a graduate of Northeast High School of Philadelphia and received his Associate of Health Management degree from Temple University of Philadelphia.
Olice I. "Ollie" Woleslagle, 91, of 500 First Ave., Apt. 3, Johnsonburg, died Friday morning, May 6, 2011, at her residence following a brief illness.
She was born Aug. 5, 1919, in Sheffield, daughter of the late Joseph and Ella May Lee Starner.
She married Newell Woleslagle on Sept. 23, 1931, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 11, 1987.
She resided in Johnsonburg all her life, graduating from Johnsonburg High School in 1937.
She was a member of Johnsonburg United Methodist Church. She was a devoted and loving mother and grandmother and was an excellent seamstress.
John R. Gigliotti, 66, of 620 First Ave., Johnsonburg, died Thursday afternoon, May 5, 2011, at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, Pittsburgh, following a lengthy illness.
He was born May 11, 1944 in Johnsonburg, son of the late Guiseppe and Frances Carino Gigliotti.
He resided in Johnsonburg all his life and attended Johnsonburg High School.
He was a member of Holy Rosary Church, Prince of Piedmont Club, Central Hose Co. and the Johnsonburg Elks Club.
Florence L. (Phyllis) Dills, age 87, formerly of 1515 Front St., Ridgway, and most recently of the Ridgmont Assisted Living Facility, died early Sunday morning, May 8, 2011, at Pinecrest Manor in St. Marys following a brief illness.
Martha J. Eicher, 97, of Pinecrest Manor, passed away Sunday morning, May 1, 2011, at her residence.
She was born Oct. 26, 1913 in Ridgway, the daughter of Martin and Anna Johnson Johnson. She was predeceased by her husband Walter L. Eicher. Mrs. Eicher had lived in Ridgway all of her life. She was a member of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church. She was a Registered Nurse in Ridgway and Elk County General Hospital, retiring in 1978.
Lola M. Haynes, 88, of Pinecrest Manor, passed away Monday, May 2, 2011, at her residence.
She was born Jan. 18, 1923, in Austin, the daughter of Harold and Delores Shepard Major. She married Lester E. Haynes, he predeceased her in October of 1958. Mrs. Haynes had been a Ridgway resident, since 1962. She was a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church, where she was also a member of the choir. She was a member of the American Legion Auxillary. She had been employed as a housekeeper for the Bogart Hotel.
Ronald R. Bowley Sr., 77, of Maple Street, Johnsonburg, died early Monday, May 2, 2011, at the home of his granddaughter, Tracy Sherry-Burrows, in St. Marys after a short illness.
He was born Feb. 13, 1934, in Tidioute, son of the late Joseph and Pearl (McManigle) Bowley.
He married Christina M. (Machcoviak) on July 17, 1954, and she preceded him in death on Sept. 27, 2000.
Bowley served in the U.S. Navy from 1952-1955 during the Korean War.
Margaret Agnes Lussky, 94, of Jenks Street, Brookville, died Saturday, April 23, 2011 at Jefferson Manor in Brookville.
She was born on Feb. 16, 1917 in Byrnedale, daughter of the late James Oâ€™Neill and Agnes Oâ€™Donnell Oâ€™Neill.
On Feb. 3, 1940, in Waynesburg, she married Louis L. Lussky, who preceded her in death on Nov. 23, 1996.
In her younger years, she worked for the Produce Yards in Pittsburgh, and later as an office clerk for Matson Insurance Co. in Brookville.