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September 11th

Maxine H. Fink

September 11, 2014

Maxine H. Fink, 85, formerly of Elk Avenue, Ridgway, died Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 at Pinecrest Manor following a lengthy illness.
She was born July 31, 1929 in Mill Hall, daughter of the late Charles and Trenna Bridges Bowman.
She was married to John E. Fink who preceded her in death Jan. 16, 1994.
She enjoyed reading.

September 10th

Judy A. Thorwart

September 10, 2014

Judy A. Thorwart, 74, of 335 Main St., Kersey, died at her home on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014 surrounded by her family following a short illness.
She was born Oct. 11, 1939, a daughter of the late Daniel and Edith Newquist Corbe.
On May 6, 1961 in St. Boniface Church, she married Lee Thorwart, who survives.

Theresa M. Naugle

September 10, 2014

Theresa M. Naugle, 84, of Lockport, N.Y., died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 under the care of Niagara Hospice.
She was born Oct. 11, 1929 in St. Marys, daughter of the late Thomas D. and Mary Rose DiLullo Asalone who lived in Weedville.
She was married to Robert T. Naugle who preceded her in death Feb. 27, 2011.
Theresa worked at Harrison Radiator for 20 years, retiring in 1987, and then worked at Bon-Ton in Lockport for 10 years. She enjoyed doing crafts.

Maxine H. Fink

September 10, 2014

Maxine H. Fink, 85, formerly of Elk Avenue, Ridgway, died Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 at Pinecrest Manor following a lengthy illness.
She was born July 31, 1929 in Mill Hall, daughter of the late Charles and Trenna Bridges Bowman.
She was married to John E. Fink who preceded her in death Jan. 16, 1994.
She enjoyed reading.

September 8th

Anna M. Laird

September 8, 2014

Anna M. Laird, 94, of 610 South Michael Rd., St. Marys, died Monday, Sept. 8, 2014 at Penn Highlands Elk following a short illness.
She was born July 27, 1920, a daughter of the late Michael and Helena Bizjak Ausserer.
On Jan. 29, 1949 in St. Marys Church, she married Robert T. Laird, who preceded her in death Dec. 22, 2003.

September 7th

Helen Johanna Imbrogno

September 7, 2014

Helen Johanna Imbrogno, 92, of 636 Second Ave., Johnsonburg, died Saturday morning, Sept. 6, 2014 at her residence following a brief illness.
She was born March 7, 1922 in St. Marys, daughter of the late Lawrence and Margaret Stebich.
On Sept. 25, 1954 in St. Mary's Church, St. Marys, she married Carl Imbrogno and he survives
She resided in Johnsonburg since her marriage. She lived her childhood in St. Marys with her grandparents Henry and Henrietta Knowlton.

Dorothy A. Meyer

September 7, 2014

Dorothy A. Meyer, 92, a resident of Pinecrest Manor and formerly of Elk Towers, died unexpectedly Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, at Pinecrest Manor.
She was born Aug. 27, 1922 in Akron, Ohio, daughter of the late Leo and Veronica Smithbauer Frey.
On Sept. 4, 1943 in the St. Mary’s Church, she married Leo G. Meyer, who preceded her in death on Oct. 6, 1984.

Elizabeth (Betty) J. Roth

September 7, 2014

Elizabeth (Betty) J. Roth, 92, of Bucktail Road, St. Marys, died in Newburyport, Mass. on Aug. 18, 2014 after a brief illness.
She was born in St. Marys on June 22, 1922, daughter of the late Norbert Wittman and Dolores Distler Wittman. On Oct. 22, 1945, she married John J. Roth, who preceded her in death in 2002.

September 4th

Lynda M. Pontzer

September 4, 2014

Lynda M. Pontzer, 67, of 500 Spruce St., St. Marys, died unexpectedly on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014 at Penn Highlands Elk.
She was born Jan. 26, 1947, a daughter of the late Edward and Orma Nicklas Pontzer.
Lynda graduated from ECCHS and received her bachelor's degree from Mercyhurst University. She then received two master's degrees from the University of Arizona, one in art history and another in English. In her early years, she taught in Denmark, Scotland and Iran. She often substituted in our local schools, and greatly enjoyed teaching children to paint.

Paul J. Nicklas

September 4, 2014

Paul J. Nicklas, 82, of 709 Evergreen Rd., St. Marys, died Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014 at Pinecrest Manor following a brief illness.
He was born Sept. 20, 1931, a son of the late Jerome and Dorothy Simbeck Nicklas.
On July 2, 1955 in St. Leo's Church, he married Patricia Himes Nicklas, who survives. 

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