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Paul M. Lesako, Supervisor/Funeral Director


 John Barry Storey

 John Barry Storey, age 73, of Carmichaels, Pa died September 15, 2017 in his residence.

    Mr. Storey was born Oct 8, 1943 in Brownsville, Pa, the son of the late John Henry and Dorothy Fell Storey.

    He served his country in the Pennsylvania Army National Guard.

    Mr. Storey worked as a draftsman for Gilbert Associates, an engineering firm in Reading, Pa.

    He is survived by 3 daughters; Lisa Mate Vonderschmidt (Kevin), of McKinney, TX, Kristy Lynn Sass (Charles), of Virginia, and Cynthia Dyann Lorady (Dave), of Schuylkill Haven, Pa, and 8 grandchildren.

    Services are private and under the direction of the Paul M. Lesako Funeral Home Inc., Carmichaels, Pa.


Sandra Gesko Bruckner

       Sandra Gesko Bruckner, age 67, of College Park, Md. died September 6, 2017 in Mercy Hospital, Baltimore, Md. after a long illness.

    Mrs. Bruckner was born June 2, 1950 in Brownsville, Pa., the daughter of the late John S. and Mary A. Kriss Gesko.

    Mrs. Bruckner was a graduate of Brownsville Area High School in 1968.  She served her country in the U.S. government for 49 years.  Her last Duty was as Director of Field Support Office, Africa n Area Division in the Office of American Spaces of the U.S. Dept. of State.  Her position took her all over the world.

    She was a member of the United Methodist Church.

    Sandra enjoyed Science Fiction in her spare time, and was President for 4 years of the Babylon 5 Fan Club.

    Sandra is survived by her husband, Daniel Bruckner.  They were married August 4, 1973.  Also surviving are 2 sisters; Linda Angel (Paul), of Prince Frederick, Md.  and Jeanne Rohland, of Sarver; 2 nieces, Jill Lesko, of Sarver, and Paula Angel, of Prince Frederick, Md.; and a nephew, Jack W. Rohland, of Butler; 2 grandnieces and 4 grand nephews.

    Friends and family will be received in the Lesako Funeral Home Inc, 204 Dowlin Avenue, Carmichaels, Pa. 15320 (724-966-5100) Paul M. Lesako Funeral Director/Supervisor and Robert Lippencott, Funeral Director on Thursday from 10 to 12 noon.

    The Funeral Service will begin at Noon in the Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverend Dayton Mixx, officiating.

    Burial will follow in Greene County Memorial Park, Waynesburg, Pa.    Condolences:   www.legacy.com


Loretta B. Kooser

   
 Loretta B. Kooser, age 81, of Carmichaels, died Thursday September 7, 2017 in Evergreen Care, Waynesburg, Pa.

    Mrs. Kooser was born March 2, 1936 in Coal Center, Pa., the daughter of the late Mitchell and Johanna Lane Shaffer.

    She was married to the late John Husenits and Clarence R. Kooser.

    Mrs. Kooser is survived by 2 sons; Darryl Husenits (Linda), of Carmichaels and Chris Husenits (Cindy), of Rices Landing; 4 daughters, JoAnn Crow, of Erie, Diana Huggins, of Crucible, Delores Haky (Keith), of Jefferson, and Frances Balazick, of Rices Landing; 14 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren; 3 step children; Johnny, Carol, and Connie Kooser; a brother, Frank Shaffer (Kathy) and 4 sisters; Mary Rea (Loretta’s twin), Rosella Guenthardt (Al), Alma Jones (Bob), and Delores Swartz (Steve).

    A grandson, Keith Haky is deceased.

    Mrs. Kooser was a member of the New Apostolic Church of Crucible.

    She enjoyed playing the lottery and the slots.

    A Memorial Service will be held at a later date.

    Arrangements are under the direction of the Paul M. Lesako Funeral Home Inc., 204 Dowlin Avenue, Carmichaels, Pa. 15320 (724-966-5100), Paul M. Lesako Funeral Director/Supervisor and Robert Lippencott, Funeral Director.    Condolences:   www.legacy.com

​Kyle Edward Drown    

Kyle Edward Drown, age 23, of Greensboro, NC died August 10, 2017 in Waynesburg, Pa.

    Mr. Drown was a carnival worker at the Greene County fair.

    Kyle was born April 22, 1994 in Derby, CT, the son of Paul Edward Drown and Laura Sears. He is also survived by 5 siblings; Britney, Dustin, and Jason Drown, Jasmine and Brandon Rodney.

    Burial will be in Greensboro, NC.

    The Lesako Funeral Home Inc. 204 Dowlin Ave., Carmichaels, Pa 15320 are in charge of arrangements. Paul M. Lesako, Supervisor, Robert Lippencott, Funeral Director.


    Elizabeth (Betty) Kowalewski

    Elizabeth (Betty) Kowalewski, age 86, of Waynesburg died August 10, 2017 in her home.

    Elizabeth was born August 16, 1930 in McKeesport, PA, the daughter of the late Harry and Anna Smith Hull.

    On August 10, 1952, Elizabeth married August Kowalewski.

    Elizabeth is survived by 4 children; Elizabeth Daily (Steve), of Cleveland, OH, Margaret Cain (Larry), of Crucible, Sharon Gilmore (Jeff), of Cincinnati, OH, and Harriet Cain (Burl), of Waynesburg, 13 grandchildren, and several great grandchildren.

    Deceased in addition to her parents and husband are 2 sons, August S. and Richard Wayne Kowalewski, a grandson Spec 4 Richard Kowalewski killed in Somalia, and a granddaughter Becky Cain.

    She loved her grandchildren dearly.

    Friends will be received in Lesako Funeral Home, Inc. 204 Dowlin Ave., Carmichaels PA 15320 on  Sunday, August 13, 2017 from 2-4 and 6-8pm, and Monday from 10-11am. The service will begin at 11am in the funeral home chapel. Burial will follow in Hewitt Cemetery, Rices Landing, PA. Paul M. Lesako, Supervisor, Robert Lippencott, Funeral Director. 724-966-5100 Lesakofuneralhomeinc.com Condolences legacy.com


    Helga May

Helga May, age 86, of Greensboro, PA died August 7, 2017 at Donnell House, Washington, Pa.

    Mrs May was born July 14, 1931 in Wockendorf, Czechoslovakia, the daughter of the late Alfred and Emilie Kowar Kauf.

    On January 28, 1959 Helga married Robert Lee May who died in 1992.

    Helga is survived by her son, Ronald May, of Greensboro, a brother Arthur Kauf, in Germany, several nephews and cousins, her closest friends, Paulette Dankovich and Bobbie Romines, and her caregivers at Rolling Meadows and the Donnell House.

    As a young woman, Helga worked as a secretary in Europe, and then spent many years as a waitress in Greene Co.

    She enjoyed playing bingo, and was an excellent bowler.

    Helga was a member of the American Legion Post 400 Auxiliey.

    Family and Friends will be received on Thursday, Aug 10, 2017 from 5 to 8 pm. A funeral service will be held at 7pm in the funeral home chapel.

    The American Legion Auxillary will hold a service at 6:45 pm prior to the service.

    Private interment will take place at Laurel Point cemetery in Carmichaels on Friday.

    The Lesako Funeral Home Inc. 204 Dowlin Ave., Carmichaels, Pa 15320 is in charge of arrangements. Paul M. Lesako, Supervisor, Robert Lippencott, Funeral Director.


Dolores Marie McCurdy

Dolores Marie McCurdy of Waynesburg died July 23, 2017 at Rolling Meadows, where she had been for the past year. She was born in Mt. Morris on February 15, 1922, daughter of Stanley R. and Blanche McDonald Brewer. She moved with her parents to Waynesburg, where she graduated from high school in 1939, and married John Edward McCurdy in 1943.

Dolores became a licensed practical nurse and worked in many medical facilities as well as serving as a home care specialist. She was also a trained beautician.

Surviving are two daughters and a son; Kathlyn McCurdy (Fred Grable) of Palm Bay, FL, Lisa McCurdy (Laurie Jenkins) of Weaverville, NC, and Mark McCurdy (Deborah) of Washington, PA; a grandson, Maximilian McCurdy, two great grandchildren, Isabella Aberegg and Xylus McCurdy, all of Waynesburg. Surviving also are numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Deceased in addition to her parents and husband, who died March 14, 1962, is a brother, William Brewer, of State College, who died two days after his sister at age 93, and a niece, Sharon Brewer Leming, of Clairmont, CA.

Dolores loved animals, especially her pets, and took great pleasure in the arts, theatre, film, books, architecture, and enjoyed painting seascapes from her wonderful memories of Cape May, NJ.

There will be no public service. Arrangements are being handled by Paul M. Lesako Funeral Home Inc., Carmichaels, Paul M. Lesako Supervisor, Robert T. Lippencott Funeral Director. Memorial donations may be made to the Waynesburg Humane Society.


Melanie Jane Howells    

Melanie Jane Howells, age 43 of Waynesburg, Pa. died July 25, 2017 in her home.

    Mrs. Howells was born May 18, 1974 in Bedford, England, the daughter of David and Sheila Gooch Gladding, who survive.

    Mrs. Howells served in the U.S. Air Force as a nurse from 1988-1992. She had recently worked at Wal-Mart.

    She is also survived by 2 sons; Justin Howells (Chelsey Blake), of Mather, Pa., John Howells, of Waynesburg, 2 daughters; Courtney Howells (Cory), and Lindsey Howells, both of Waynesburg; 3 grandchildren, Aubree Hanlin, Riley Howells, and Noah Howells; a brother, David Gladding, and her former husband, Mark Howells of Waynesburg.

    Funeral services are private and under the direction of Lesako Funeral Home Inc., Carmichaels, Pa.


John Clifford Wunder    

John Clifford Wunder, age 41, of Waynesburg, Pa. was found dead in his home, Tuesday, July 25, 2017.

    John was born April 16, 1976 in Burnet, Texas, the son of John Peter and Eva (Kathy) Lacy Wunder, of Waynesburg.

    He was a graduate of Waynesburg Central High School.

    John served his country in the U.S. Air Force with a tour of duty in Iraq.

    He was married to the late Melanie J. Howells.

    In addition to his parents, John is survived by a son, John Michael Wunder, of Waynesburg; 2 daughters, Gabrielle Eva-Eileen Wunder and Gracelyn Elizabeth Wunder, both of Masontown; step-children, Justin Howells, of Mather, Courtney Howells, Johnny Howells and Lindsey Howells all of Waynesburg; a step-granddaughter, Audrey and many aunts and uncles.

    Private services are provided by Lesako Funeral Home Inc., Carmichaels Pa.


Barry “Butch” L. Kern    

Barry “Butch” L. Kern passed away at home on July 18, 2017 from an unforgiving 15 year illness. He was the son of Paul and Nina Greathouse Kern and lived his entire life in Jefferson, Pa. He graduated from Jefferson-Morgan High School in 1968. After graduation, he served in the U.S. Navy and the PA National Guard until 1975. He was a 43 year member of the Filer-Sadlek American Legion, Post 954 in Jefferson. He was employed at Vesta 5 and Gateway coal mine until it’s closing in 1990. He also worked at the Jefferson Hotel until his retirement.

    He is survived by his wife of 31 years, Nelda Thorn Kern, a brother Terry (Wilma Lee) of Conneaut, OH., a sister Linda Batch of Townsend TN., 5 children Barry Kern Jr. of Jefferson, Sarah Kern of Mather, David Kovach (Julie) of Saunderstown, RI., Jeffery Kovach (Renee) of Jefferson, and Matthew Kovach of Falls Creek, PA., 15 grandchildren, and 1 great grandchild. Also at home, is his friend and companion Sammi.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Legion Post #954, PO Box 407 Jefferson, PA 15344


Edward J. Kaczmarczyk    

Edward J. Kaczmarczyk, age 74, of Crucible died July 15, 2017 in his home.

    Mr. Kaczmarczyk was born November 28, 1942 in Waynesburg, the son of the late Bruno and Louise Tennant Kaczmarczyk.

    Edward is survived by 2 children; Eric Kaczmarczyk, of Crucible, and Shara Dorsey (Bill), of Rices Landing, 8 grandchildren, Erica, Hanna, and Noah Kaczmarczyk; First Lt. Joshua Wolfe and fiancé, Rachel Simmons, Michael, Jenna, and Katey Wolfe, and Samantha Dorsey; 3 great grandchildren, Nathan Kaczmarczyk, Maxxen Dorsey, and Ethan Miller.

    Deceased are his wife, Judith Ann Jurdan Kaczmarczyk, and 2 siblings, Linda and Thomas Kaczmarczyk.

    Edward Kaczmarczyk retired from the Air Force after a 20 year career. He worked briefly for the secret service on Air Force One."  After his military retirement he persued a career in hospital administration as the purchasing agent for Brownsville General Hospital.

    He was a member of St. Hugh Church, Carmichaels, and the American Legion Post 400, Carmichaels.

    Edward enjoyed coaching softball, baseball, and football. He loved camping travelling and the outdoors.

    Family and close friends will be received on Saturday July 22, 2017 in the Lesako Funeral Home Inc., 204 Dowlin Ave., Carmichaels, Paul Lesako supervisor and Robert Lippencott, F.D. Viewing will be from 10-11 am with the funeral service beginning at 11:00 in the funeral home with Rev. John M. Bauer officiating. Full military rites will be accorded by the Carmichaels honor guard.

Kenneth Lee Ball    

Kenneth Lee Ball, age 59, of Nemacolin, Pa. died July 14, 2017 in UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh Pa.

    Mr. Ball was born August 19, 1957 in New Eagle, Pa., son of the late Clarence Bert and Mary Rose McAvoy Ball.

    Mr. Ball is survived by his former wife; Cheryl Ball, of Carmichaels; 3 daughters, Karrie Ball, of Nemacolin, Dana Ball (Justin Martelli) of Uniontown, and Teri Ball (David Lemasters), of Carmichaels ; a son, Jessy Ball. 5 grandchildren ; 2 brothers, Paul and Clarence Ball, and 3 sisters, Rose Carbone (Andy), Sissy Chester (Charles), and Lucille Ball.

    Services are private. Donations may be made to the Ball Family.


Cindy Fecsko Peters    

Cindy Fecsko Peters, 56, of Nemacolin, PA, went to be with the Good Lord at 5:40pm on July 13, 2017 at Transitions Healthcare in Washington Pa.

    She was born on October 29, 1960, the daughter of John Fecsko and the late Helen Mayowski Fecsko.

    She was a home maker who enjoyed painting Indian ceramics and sewing. She also enjoyed canning vegetables.

    She left behind to cherish her memories are her fiancé Daniel Conard of Nemacolin PA. Her ex-husband Raymond Peters of Pittsburgh Pa, three loving daughters, Bambi Peters (Robert) of Washington Pa, Sara (Blair) Thistlewaite of Mather PA, and Meranda Peters (Brad) of Waynesburg Pa. Seven grandchildren, Gaige, Ethan, Lelan, and Kaile Harbarger, Hunter and Michael Thistlewaite, and Lucas Kronk. One brother John Fecsko Jr of Irwin Pa, two sisters Brenda Stone (Todd) and Diane Guerriero (Joseph) both of Bobtown Pa, and several neices and nephews.

    She also leaves behind her beloved companion, her dog Max.

    Friends and family will be received on Sunday July 16, 2017 from 2-4 and 6-8pm in the Paul M. Lesako Funeral Home, Inc. chapel In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Paul M. Lesako Funeral Home, Inc 204 Dowlin Ave, Carmichaels, Pa, 15320. Paul M. Lesako, Supervisor, and Robert Lippencott, Funeral Director.


Karen Lee Sowden Wise

Karen Lee Sowden Wise, age 70, of Greensboro, PA, died Tuesday July 11, 2017 in Waynesburg Healthcare and Rehabilitation after a 4 year struggle with cancer.

    Mrs. Wise was born September 9, 1946 in Greensboro, PA, the daughter of the late Charles H. and Hazel Rock Sowden.

    She was a graduate of Mapletown High School, and served on the Greene Twp. Board of Elections.

    Karen attended the First Baptist Church of Carmichaels.

    She was a member of the Greensboro-Monogahela Twp. Vol. Fire Dept. in the 1980’s.

    Mrs. Wise is survived by her husband, David L. Wise Sr. whom she married on August 18, 1971. Also surviving are 4 children; Paula Haddock (Tommy), of Panama City, Florida, Jennifer Samek (Jeff), of Greensboro, PA, David Wise Jr., of Bobtown, PA, and Shelby Wise of Morgantown, W.V., 2 brothers, Charles H. Sowden Jr. (Beverly), of Carmichaels, PA, and Charles Sowden III, of Carmichaels, and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

    Deceased are 2 sisters; Shialey McCarty and Mary Lou McGulla, and her in-laws, Burns and Goldie Wise.

    Friends will be received on Friday in the Paul M. Lesako Funeral Home Inc. 204 Dowlin Ave., Carmichaels PA, 15320, Paul Lesako Supervisor, Robert Lippencott F.D. from 2-4 and 6-8pm, Saturday from 10-11, and the service at 11:00 with Pastor Charles Sowden, officiating.


​Edward A. Mack

  
  Edward A. Mack, age 90, of Jefferson, Pa. died July 9, 2017 in Rolling Meadows Nursing Care, Waynesburg, Pa.

    Mr. Mack was born March 7, 1927 in Mather, Pa., the son of the late Andrew and Blanche Surgonski Mucudzinski (Mack).

    Edward served his country in the U.S. Army 5th Infantry just after WWII.

    He was a retired United Mine Worker from the Gateway Mine.

    Edward is survived by his second wife, Marlene Scott Bodnar Mack, and 3 sons; Edward C. Mack (Janna), of Westerville, Ohio, Donald E. Mack (Deborah), of Smock, Pa., and Thomas E. Mack (Deborah), of Jefferson, Pa.

    His first wife, Agnes D’Antonio Mack is deceased.

    Family and friends will be received in the Lesako Funeral Home Inc., 204 Dowlin Avenue, Carmichaels, Pa. 15320 Paul M. Lesako Funeral Director/Supervisor on Thursday July 13, 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m.

    A Prayer Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday in the Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverend John Bauer, officiating.

    Interment will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Crucible, Pa.


Janice Krajnak Jeffries

    Janice Krajnak Jeffries, age 70, of Carmichaels died July 1, 2017 in Rolling Meadows Nursing Care, Waynesburg, Pa.

    Mrs. Jeffries was born October 22, 1946 in Uniontown, the daughter of the late George and Eleanor Fulton Krajnak.

    She retired after 25 years of devoted service to the Flenniken Public Library of Carmichaels.

    Mrs. Jeffries is survived by her son, Thomas Stephen Jeffries, and daughter, Jennifer Marie and her husband John Wesley Hardin Sr., grandchildren; Haley Marie Sanner, Chloe Dawn Hardin, John Wesley Hardin Jr., Kirk Stephen Jeffries, and Cole Jacob Jeffries; a sister, Patricia Krajnak Baniecki; nieces, Lara Jean (Denis) and Mary Lynn Baniecki, and nephew, John David Baniecki (Emi); and great niece and nephew, Tsuki Elina and Taiyo Baniecki, and several cousins.

    Family and friends will be received in the Lesako Funeral Home Inc., 204 Dowlin Avenue, Carmichaels, Pa., 15320 (724-966-5100) Paul M. Lesako Funeral Director/Supervisor on Wednesday July 5, 2017 from 6 to 7 p.m. A Memorial Service will begin at 7:00 p.m. in the Funeral Home Chapel with Reverend Dayton Mix, officiating.    Condolences:   www.legacy.com

Phyillis Jo Thomas

  
  Phyllis Jo Thomas, age 75, of Waynesburg, formerly of Catonsville, Md., died Sunday, June 25, 2017 in her home.

    Mrs. Thomas was born September 9, 1941 in Jefferson Twp, the daughter of the late John Lindsey and Hazel Zimmerman Fox.

    She was a graduate of Jefferson-Morgan High School in 1959.

    On March 10, 1961, Phyllis married Charles A. Thomas who survives.  Also surviving are 2 children; John Allen Thomas (Ada) of Brogue, Pa. and Bryan Lee Thomas (Deborah), of Carmichaels; 3 grandchildren; several step grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews; 2 sisters, Thelma Fletcher of Gaithersburg, Md., Matilda Carter, of Carmichaels, and 3 brothers; Donald Fox, of Lakewood, Ohio, Ronald Fox, of Strongsville, Ohio, and John “Son” Fox, of Carmichaels.

    Deceased are 6 siblings, Betty Workman, Dorothy Clark, Rosa Phillips, Jim, Allen, and Pete Fox.

    Mrs. Thomas was a member of the Whitely Creek Community Church and the Cumberland Twp. Farm Women.  She belonged to several bowling leagues while living in Catonsville, and enjoyed sewing.

    Family and friends will be received in the Lesako Funeral Home Inc., 204 Dowlin Avenue, Carmichaels, Pa. 15320 Paul M. Lesako Funeral Director/Supervisor on Tuesday June 27, 2017 from 6 to 8 p.m., and Wednesday from 10 to 11:00 a.m., the time of the Service (11:00) with Pastor Joe Weaver, officiating.

    Burial will follow in Claughton Chapel Cemetery.    Condolences:   www.legacy.com

Stephen Charles. Rapchak

    
Stephen Charles Rapchak, age 76, of Lexington, Kentucky, formerly of Nemacolin died June 23, 2017.

    Mr. Rapchak was born March 23, 1941, the son of the late Stephen and Mary Rapchak.

    Mr. Rapchak is survived by his wife, Charlene Plues Rapchak; 2 children, Joel Rapchak and Larisa Rapchak-Erwin; 8 grandchildren, his sister, Mary Lou Swatty and brother, Bruce Rapchak.
    A son, Eric John Rapchak is deceased.

    Mr. Rapchak was a Mining Engineer, and managed mines in the United States and a Gold Mine in Ghana.

    Stephen and Charlene were world travelers.

    Family and friends will be received in the Lesako Funeral Home Inc., 204 Dowlin Avenue, Carmichaels, Pa. 15320 (724-966-5100) Paul M. Lesako Funeral Director/Supervisor on Wednesday June 28, 2017 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 11:00 to 12:00 in St. George Serbian Orthodox Church, 296 Old Rt. 21 Rd., Carmichaels, Pa. 15320 with the Very Reverend Thomas Galloway.

    Interment will follow in Greene County Memorial Park, Waynesburg.    Condolences:   www.legacy.com

James R. Clites

     James R. Clites, age 92, of Bobtown, Pa. died Thursday June 22, 2017 in Point Manor Nursing Home, Point Marion, Pa.

    Mr. Clites was born November 6, 1924 in Everson, Pa., the son of the late Ray and Emma Jean Hinkle Clites.

    On July 3, 1951, James married Darla Faye Ridenour Clites who died in 2014.

    Surviving are 3 children; Judy Carr (Mike), of Morgantown, W.V., Daniel Clites, of Bobtown , and Mark Clites (Carol), of Newark, Ohio; 2 grandchildren, Ty and Tara Carr, and a brother; Donald Clites (Linda), of Bobtown.

    A twin sister, Betty Treece, and 3 brothers, William, Robert, and Eugene Clites are deceased.

    Mr. Clites served his country in the U.S. Navy, as a Radioman in the South Pacific.     He was a retired miner from the Shannopin Mine in Bobtown, and a member of the U.M.W.A.

    He was a member of the Bobtown United Methodist Church.

    He liked to go fishing and maintain his yard.

    Family and friends will be received in the Lesako Funeral Home Inc., 204 Dowlin Avenue, Carmichaels, Pa. 15320 (724-966-5100) Paul M. Lesako Funeral Director/Supervisor on Sunday June 25, 2017 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., and Monday from 10 to 11:00 a.m.  The Funeral Service will begin at 11:00 a.m. with the Reverend Gail Cobb, officiating.

    Interment will follow in Greene County Memorial Park, Waynesburg, Pa.


​Seth Ryan Lowry

    Seth Ryan Lowry, age 27, of Uniontown died June 23, 2017 in Uniontown.

    Seth was born February 14, 1990 in Morgantown, W.V., the son of Cheyenne and Amy R. Casseday Lowry, of Uniontown.

    He was an employee of Waste Management Company.

    In addition to his parents, he is survived by a sister, Gabrielle R. Lowry, of Uniontown, and his grandmother, Naomi French, of Dilliner.

    A sister, Holly Lynn Lowry, is deceased.

    Family and friends will be received in the Lesako Funeral Home Inc., 204 Dowlin Avenue, Carmichaels, Pa. 15320 (724-966-5100) Paul M. Lesako Funeral Director/Supervisor on Monday from 6 to 8 p.m.. and Tuesday from 9 to 10:00 a.m.  The Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 a.m.

    Interment will follow in Laurel Point Cemetery, Carmichaels, Pa.

    In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the family.


Anthony Charles Riggleman

   
 Anthony Charles Riggleman, age 30, of Nemacolin, died June 20, 2017 as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident on Rt. 88, near Dry Tavern, Pa.

    Mr. Riggleman was born November 28, 1986 in Berchestagedan, Germany, the son of Roy Blair Riggleman III and Andrea Sowden Shaffer.

    In addition to his parents, he is survived by his stepfather, Wesley Shaffer, his wife, Angelina Riggleman, 4 children; Megan Riggleman and mother Kala, Anthony Jr., Jazmynn,  and Trevor Riggleman, 4 brothers; Roy Riggleman IV and wife Miranda, Wesley Shaffer Jr. and fiance’  Tesla Devault, Richard Riggleman and Joshua Blakslee; grandparents; Linda Evans, Charles and Beverly Sowden Jr., George and Wilda Shaffer; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews, and friend, Becca Reynolds.

    Grandparents, Roy and Sue Riggleman Jr. are deceased.

    Mr. Riggleman graduated from Carmichaels Area High School in 2005.  He played football for “The Mikes.”

    He was a member of the First Baptist Church, of Carmichaels.

    Family and friends will be received in the Lesako Funeral Home Inc, 204 Dowlin Avenue, Carmichaels, Pa. 15320 (724-966-5100) Paul M. Lesako Funeral Director/Supervisor on Friday, June 23, 2017 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m.  The Funeral Service will begin at 7:00 p.m. with Reverend Charles Sowden, officiating.

    In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Lesako Funeral Home Inc. Condolences:   www.legacy.com