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December 20th

John G. "Jack" Meyer

December 20, 2010

John G. "Jack" Meyer, 80, of 120 Lecker Rd., St. Marys, died peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, Dec. 18, 2010 at his home.
He was born Nov. 29, 1930 in Dagus Mines, son of the late George and Helen Wildnauer Meyer Jr. On Feb. 23, 1952 in Rhode Island, he married the late Yvonne C. Fields Meyer, who preceded him in death on Dec. 13, 1999.

Rachael M. Geer

December 20, 2010

Rachael M. Geer, 89, of 118 Teaberry Rd., St. Marys, and recently a resident at Elk Haven Nursing Home, died Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010 at the nursing home following a brief illness.
She was born Jan. 19, 1921 in Portland Mills, a daughter of the late Robert and Cora Unvendorvin Beck.
On Oct. 27, 1945 in the First United Methodist Church in St. Marys, she married the late Charles F. Geer.
Mrs. Geer gradutaed from SMAHS, Class of 1939. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in St. Marys and had been employed at Kemper's Pharmacy in Johnsonburg for more than 15 years.

December 17th

Ailene S. Trentini

December 18, 2010

Ailene S. Trentini, 74, of Pine Ave., Force, died Friday, Dec. 17, 2010 at her residence following a short illness.
She was born Feb. 1, 1936, in Gardner Hill, daughter of the late Joseph and Helen Breski Trentini.

Veronica H. Schneider

December 18, 2010

Veronica H. Schneider, 70, of 1245 Million Dollar Highway, Kersey, died early Friday morning, Dec. 17, 2010, at her residence after a brief illness.
She was born July 29, 1940 in St. Marys, daughter of the late Louis J. and Catherine E. Keller Hoffman.
On Sept. 1, 1962 in the St. Mary’s Church, she married Theodore M. (Ted) Schneider, who survives.

Blake E. Knapp

December 18, 2010

Blake E. Knapp, 69, of Darrah Street, Brookville, died Thursday, Dec. 16, 2010 at Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh.
He was born Jan. 28, 1941 in Cooksburg, son of the late Meade Knapp and Elva Sharp Knapp. He was engaged to be married to Boots Ovenshire.

Patricia A. Wilson

December 18, 2010

Patricia A. Wilson, 66, of 2116 Legion Rd., Clearfield, and a former St. Marys resident, died unexpectedly Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010 at the Meritus Medical Center in Hagerstown, Md.
She was born April 9, 1944, in St. Marys, daughter of the late Joseph M. and Ann Frank Donahue. On April 11, 1964, in the Sacred Heart Church, she married Robert B. Wilson, who preceded her in death in 1996.
She was a graduate of Central Catholic High School, Class of 1962. She was the owner of Med-Bill Company in Clearfield.

December 16th

Glenn B. Runge

December 17, 2010

Glenn B. Runge, 88, of 74 Erie Ave., St. Marys, and formerly of Sherry Road, died Monday evening, Dec. 13, 2010 at the Pinecrest Manor.
He was born Oct. 30, 1922, in Milwaukee, Wis., son of the late Carl and Rose Bremeier Runge.
On June 15, 1946 in Milwaukee, he married L. Beverly Moon, who survives.

James M. Gleixner

December 17, 2010

James M. Gleixner, 86, of 194 Euclid Ave., Brookville, died on Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, surrounded by his loving family and friends.
He was born July 17, 1924 in St Marys, son of the late Joseph and Edna (Schauer) Gleixner. 
He was married on May 1, 1954 to Grace M. (Haberberger) Gleixner, who survives.

Harry Alvin “Al” Brian Sr.

December 17, 2010

Harry Alvin “Al” Brian Sr., 87, of 3460 Grant Rd., Ridgway, died at his residence on Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010.
He was born Oct. 5, 1923 in Ridgway, son of the late Reed L. and Mable I. Mattren Brian.
On Aug. 24, 1946, he married Jean Buehler, who survives.

December 14th

Elsie I. Schroeder Geci

December 14, 2010

Elsie I. Schroeder Geci, 85, died peacefully surrounded by her family on Dec. 4, 2010.
She was born in Camden, NJ, daughter of the late Edward and Marie Hoade Schroeder.
She was a homemaker and loving wife of 63 years to John Geci Jr., and enjoyed being a grandmother and great-grandmother.

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