Patricia Burke Hametz

Patricia Burke Hametz

Patricia Burke Hametz, 88, of Springhill Senior Living Community, died Tuesday, May 2, 2018 at Forestview Skilled Nursing Center. Born May 23, 1929 to the late Dr. Clemens and Sarah Burke in Mahanoy City, PA, she attended Mahanoy Catholic and public schools and graduated from Goucher College, MD, as a Chemist. This led to employment […]

Winifred Bernice Panko

Winifred Bernice Panko

Winifred Bernice Panko, 95, formerly of Edinboro, died Tuesday, May 1, 2018 in Wellsboro, PA. She was born in Edinboro on September 5, 1922, the daughter of the late Andrew and Alice (Bierwerth) Wetsell. Mrs. Panko was a homemaker, and loved to knit and crochet. She was employed as a housekeeper at Edinboro University of […]

Helen M. Hayes

Helen M. Hayes

Helen M. Hayes of Edinboro, PA, age 98, devoted wife, mother and grandmother, passed away peacefully in Florida on April 23, 2018, surrounded by family. Preceding her in death was her husband, Walter F. Hayes, in April of 1989 and her two sons-in-law, Ralph Myers and John Morris. She is survived by her five children; […]

Joanne “JoJo” Sutyak Cooper

Joanne “JoJo” Sutyak Cooper

Joanne “JoJo” Sutyak Cooper, age 79, of Edinboro, passed away on Wednesday, April 25, 2018. She was born in Donora, Pa on December 23, 1938 a daughter of the late John and Mayme Dudas Sutyak. She was a Registered Nurse, BSPA, and Clinical Director at the Northwest Poison Center at Saint Vincent Heath Center. After […]

Betty J. Woodward

Betty J. Woodward

Betty J. Woodward, 92 of New Port Richey, FL died on April 17, 2018. She was born in Meadville, PA on June 12, 1925, the daughter of Robert D. Thompson and Katherine Hall. Preceding her in death was her first husband, Charles R. Longshore; her second husband, Walter V. Woodward; 2 brothers, Robert and Fred […]

Virgil Leslie Fox, Sr.

Virgil Leslie Fox, Sr.

Virgil Leslie Fox, Sr., 91, of Erie, died April 19, 2018 at Edinboro Manor. He was born in LeBoeuf Township on July 21, 1926, the son of the late Clarence and Nellie Fox. Virgil served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He worked as a Punch Press Leader at General Electric for many […]

Virginia Louise “Ginny” Jamison

Virginia Louise “Ginny” Jamison

Virginia Louise “Ginny” Jamison, 90, of Edinboro, died Monday, April 16, 2018 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Parkersburg, WV on September 14, 1927, the daughter of the late John and Lillian Utterback. She loved being the coaches wife. She and her husband, Robert, were long time season ticket holders […]

Edwin J. Machacek

Edwin J. Machacek

Edwin J. Machacek, 71, of Waterford, died Saturday, April 7, 2018 at home. He was born in Erie, on January 3, 1947, the son of the late James and Virginia Machacek. He began working for Kaiser Aluminum in Erie, before they were bought out by Accuride, where he retired after 45 years as a Hydraulic […]

Lawrence Edward “Larry” Didion

Lawrence Edward “Larry” Didion

Lawrence Edward “Larry” Didion, 92, of Edinboro died Thursday, April 5, 2018 at Meadville Medical Center. He was born in Erie on September 21, 1925, the son of the late William and Mary (Herman) Didion. Larry had a distinguished 24 year military career that spanned 3 wars; WWII, Vietnam and Korea; serving with both U.S. […]

Irene Barbara Mamrak

Irene Barbara Mamrak

Irene Barbara Mamrak, 98, of Edinboro, died Sunday, April 1, 2018 at Edinboro Manor. She was born in Erie on February 25, 1920, the daughter of the late Marian and Stanislawa Zakrzewski. She previously worked as a teller for the Bank of Erie, retiring from Union Bank. She was a parishioner of Our Lady of […]

Denise Helene Minor

Denise Helene Minor

Denise Helene Minor, 69, of Edinboro, died March 26, 2018 at Kane Regional Center in Scott Township, after a courageous 10 month battle with cancer. She was born in Meadville on December 6, 1948, the daughter of the late William and Helen White. Denise enjoyed her family immensely and flourished in her roles as mother, […]

H. Robert Cannell

H. Robert Cannell

H. Robert Cannell, 89 of Edinboro, died Monday, March 26, 2018 at Edinboro Manor. He was born in Pottstown, PA on July 7, 1928, the son of the late Horace and Stella Cannell. Retired as zone manager from Sears Roebuck & Co., Bob also proudly served his nation and local communities such as: a medic […]

Joan Eleanor Robinson

Joan Eleanor Robinson

Joan Eleanor Robinson returned home to our Heavenly Father at 12:00 p.m. on March 12, 2018 at Pleasant Ridge Manor in Girard, PA where she was treated with kindness, honor and dignity over the past five years. Joan was a member and faithful servant of St. Augustine Episcopal Church in Edinboro, PA for 40 years. […]

Betty Bennett González

Betty Bennett González

Betty Bennett González, 90, of Greenville, Ohio, formerly of Edinboro, PA and Ponte Vedra, FL, died Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at Brethren Retirement Community in Greenville, Ohio. She was born in Pittsburgh, PA on July 22, 1927, the daughter of the late Audley C. and Clara (Diebold) Bennett. Betty served with the US Army in […]

William E. Harvey

William E. Harvey

William E. Harvey, 82, of McKean, died Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at home. He was born in Erie, on August 5, 1935, the son of the late Michael and Elizabeth Harvey. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps, at 8th and I Marine Barracks, Washington D.C. He was one of President Eisenhower’s chefs. He worked […]

Mildred Mae (Hoehn) Viera

Mildred Mae (Hoehn) Viera

Mildred Mae (Hoehn) Viera, 97, of McKean, died Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Saint Vincent Hospital. She was born in McKean on June 22, 1920, the daughter of the late Fredrick and Wilhelmina (Baron) Hoehn. Mildred worked as a machine operator at Buffalo Plastics for 30 years. She was also employed for 7 years at […]

Richard E. “Dick” Sweeney

Richard E. “Dick” Sweeney

Richard E. “Dick” Sweeney, 83, of McKean died Thursday, March 15, 2018 at St. Mary’s East in Erie. He was born in Erie on September 29, 1934, the son of the late Everett and Helen Sweeney. He enjoyed camping, hunting, fishing and golfing. His family meant the world to him, and he loved the family […]

Michael W. Bond

Michael W. Bond

Michael W. Bond, 64, of Edinboro, was called to heaven on March 1, 2018 after a two year battle with ALS. He was born in Erie on June 23, 1953, the son of William (Diane) Bond of Naples, FL and the late Audrey (May) Bond. Michael served his country for 23 years with both the […]

Ruth Banister

Ruth Banister

Ruth Banister, 80, of Erie, died Friday, February 23, 2018 at UPMC Hamot. She was born in Erie on June 8, 1937, the daughter of the late William and Ruth E. Banister. She was an avid Pittsburgh Pirate fan and loved making puzzles into art. She also enjoyed making scrapbooks. She loved hearing from and […]

Leslie Brozell

Leslie Brozell

Leslie Brozell, 95, of McKean, died Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 at Sarah Reed in Erie. He was born in Erie on July 10, 1922, the son of the late John and Bertha Brozell. Leslie worked as a boiler maker and pipe fitter at Erie City Iron Works for 33 years. He was the hardest working […]