Archive - Oct 2010 - Obituary
Stella E. Geyer, age 90, of 122 Skyline Dr., Kersey, died early Monday morning, Oct. 18, 2010, after a lengthy illness.
Susan Beck, 64, of 276 West Creek Rd., died unexpectedly Monday, Oct. 18, 2010 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh.
She was born Oct. 13, 1946, in St. Marys, daughter of the late Edward and Matilda Lecker Gerg.
On April 27, 1968, in St. Mary's Church, she married Floyd R. Beck, who survives.
Edna M. Pfeufer
Edna M. Pfeufer, 90, of 104 W. Theresia Rd., St. Marys, died on Thursday morning, Oct. 14, 2010 at Pinecrest Manor following a short illness.
She was born Oct. 12, 1920 in St. Marys, a daughter of the late Frank and Clara Zwack Friedl.
On July 18, 1942 in St. Mary's Church, she married the late Joseph B. Pfeufer, who preceded her in death on Feb. 16, 1987.
Adeline D. Schwabenbauer
Adeline D. Schwabenbauer, 91, of 615 Sherry Rd., St. Marys, died Wednesday morning at the Pinecrest Manor in St. Marys following a brief illness.
She was born Sept. 2, 1919, in Kersey, daughter of the late LeRoy J. and Theresa Miller Mosier.
On May 22, 1946, in the St. Boniface Church, Kersey, she married John A. Schwabenbauer, who survives.
Damien A. Hadsell, 15, of River Road, Weedville, died unexpectedly on Monday, Oct. 11, 2010.
He was born Nov. 15, 1994, in Wellsville, NY.
He was a sophomore at St. Marys Area High School. He enjoyed writing music under the pen name of "Damz." He was born in Wellsville, NY, and raised in Bolivar, NY, and had been a Bennetts Valley resident for one-and-a-half years.
Erwin W. "Sonny" Laird, 78, of Elk Haven Nursing Home and formerly of 432 N. Michael St., St. Marys, died on Saturday afternoon, Oct. 9, 2010 at Elk Haven Nursing Home following a lengthy illness.
He was born Nov. 12, 1931 in St. Marys, a son of the late Erwin J. and Hedwig "Hattie" Kraft Laird. On Sept. 8, 1956 in St. Mary's Church, he married the late Marian Banker Laird, who preceded him in death on Oct. 6, 1991.
Lawrence M. Broughton, 64, of 101 N. Mill St., Ridgway, and formerly of St. Marys, died Friday, Oct. 8, 2010 at the Elk Regional Health Center after a brief illness.
He was born June 24, 1946, in Brooklyn, N.Y., son of the late A. Matthew and Mary Taylor Broughton.
He was a graduate of Baldwin High School in Long Island, N.Y., attended Hofstra University and was a graduate of Montclair State University. He was a retired controller.
Mark S. Hutton, 51, of 69 Log Cabin Rd., Weedville, died unexpectedly early Tuesday morning, Oct. 5, 2010, at the Elk Regional Health Center in St. Marys.
He was born Oct. 9, 1958, in DuBois, son of George and Joan Kuchy Hutton of Byrnedale, who survive.
He was married to Diana Knutsen Hutton, who survives.
Rita M. Blackburn, 75, of Victorville, CA, and formerly of St. Marys, died on Sept. 21, 2010, surrounded by her family at her home in Victorville following a lengthy illness.
She was born Jan. 19, 1935 in St. Marys, a daughter of the late George and Avis Peckham Goodreau.
On Aug. 17, 1966, in Reno, Nevada, she married the late Simon Blackburn, who preceded her in death in April 1994.
Dr. George Albert Rouse, 85, of 1519 Hill St., Ridgway, died Saturday, Oct. 2, 2010, at DuBois Regional Medical Center. He was born Sept. 27, 1925, in Monongahela, son of the late George and Alma Tucker Rouse. In 1955, he married Joan Burglund, who survives. â€¨Dr. Rouse had lived in Ridgway for 45 years. He graduated from Monongahela High School, Class of 1942. He joined the U.S. Navy Air Corp in 1943 and served on the Randolph and Kearsarge aircraft carriers. He attended Pittsburgh University and graduated from the Pitt Dental School in 1953.