Obituary Notice: Elizabeth “Betty” Prave

Elizabeth Marie “Betty” Prave, 74, of Lumber City died Thursday, July 17, 2014 at her residence after a lengthy illness.  Born April 27, 1940 In Curwensville, she was the daughter of Simon J. “Sam” and Helen (Soltis) Kavelak. Mrs. Prave was a homemaker. She had been a cosmetic...
Posted On 21 Jul 2014

Obituary Notice: Mae Winters

Mae Winters, 79, of Philipsburg died Friday July 18, 2014 at Mount Nittany Medical Center in State College. Born Aug. 29, 1934 in Morris Township, she was the daughter of the late John and Mary (Batcho) Sheroke. She married Floyd W. Winters on June 7, 1953 at the former Ohio...
Posted On 21 Jul 2014

Obituary Notice: Donna L. Stine

Donna L. Stine, 79, of Lanse entered peacefully into heaven Friday, July 18, 2014 at her residence surrounded by her children and their families. Born July 17, 1935 in Philipsburg, she was the daughter of the late Stewart and Lucille Lawrence Earley.  Mrs. Stine was raised by her...
Posted On 20 Jul 2014

Obituary Notice: Kenneth L. Erskine

Kenneth Lee Erskine, 48, of Greenwood Township, Mahaffey, died Wednesday, July 16, 2013. Born Sept. 25, 1965 in Clearfield, he was the son of Charles Erskine and Dorothy (Quinn) Wisor. Mr. Erskine had worked for PennDOT for 16 years; he was employed by Howell’s Paving.  He...
Posted On 20 Jul 2014

Obituary Notice: John Peter Ausel

John Peter Ausel, 91, of Clearfield died Friday, July 18, 2014 at Penn Highlands Clearfield. He was born Nov. 21, 1922 in Oil City, the son of Peter Daniel and LuVera (Hess) Ausel. Mr. Ausel was a member of the West Side United Methodist Church. He retired from the Penelec Power...
Posted On 19 Jul 2014

Obituary Notice: Frank Jurewicz

Frank Jurewicz, 71, of Glen Hope died Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Clearfield Penn Highlands. Born Sept. 2, 1942 in Jersey City, NJ, he was the son of the late Francis and Martha (Nichols) Jurewicz. Mr. Jurewicz served honorably in the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division as a...
Posted On 18 Jul 2014

Obituary Notice: Mark A. Curulla

Mark Anthony Curulla, 79, of Curwensville died Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at UPMC Shadyside Hospital after a lengthy illness. Born Oct. 19, 1934 in St. Marys, he was the son of Joseph and Mary Ceilla (Rossi) Curulla. He attended schools at Dents Run, Benezette and Clearfield. He...
Posted On 17 Jul 2014

Obituary Notice: Leon F. ‘Squeaky’ Bauer

Leon F. ‘Squeaky’ Bauer, 90, of Frenchville died Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at his home. He was born April 4, 1924 in St. Marys, a son of the late Norman and Hilda (Pontzer) Bauer. He served with the U.S. Army in Germany during World War II. He was employed with Pure...
Posted On 17 Jul 2014

Obituary Notice: Robert Ray Reader

Robert Ray Reader, 81, of Hawk Run died Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System, University Drive campus, Pittsburgh. Born Jan. 2, 1933 in Tyrone, he was the son of the late John and Dena (Snyder) Reader.  He married the former Ida Irene Rech on Nov. 26,...
Posted On 17 Jul 2014

Obituary Notice: Karen L. (Smolko) Waite

Karen L. (Smolko) Waite, 55, of Van Ormer died Tuesday, July 15, 2014 at UPMC Altoona. She was born Oct. 6, 1958 in Philipsburg, a daughter of Martin and Catherine (Slinkosky) Smolko Sr. of Van Ormer. She was a homemaker and enjoyed her family, crocheting and taking care of...
Posted On 16 Jul 2014