Margaret W. Carouse, 96, of Parma, OH, formerly of Emporium, died Wednesday, January 26, 2010, in Seasons of Life Hospice, in Parma.
Born October 4, 1914 in Emporium, she was the daughter of Fred and Mary Farrell Williams.  In 1949 in St. Mark Catholic Church in Emporium she married Mario Carouse who died in 1986.
She was a graduate of Emporium High School and after graduation was employed by Sylvania Electric in Emporium.  After leaving Emporium, she was employed for many years by Standard Oil of Ohio (Sohio) in Cleveland, OH.

In 2004 she moved to Brecksville, OH but had been a resident of Parma most of her life.
Mrs. Carouse was a former member of St. Mark Church in Emporium.  She was an outstanding athlete and excelled in basketball, having played on Sylvania’s travelling semi-pro team.  She was also a high roller in bowling.  Margaret loved her family, friends, and her beloved pets and enjoyed a wonderful long and healthy life, continuing on her own until the last few weeks of her life.

Survivors include: five nieces, Ginger (George) Horning, Mary Jane (Fred) Guido, Judy (Tony) Lewis, all of Emporium, Sue (Tom) Armstrong of Rolla, MO, and Linda (Jake) Robinson of Austin, PA; five nephews, Robert Williams of Emporium, John Nickler of Ballwin, MO, Tom (Kathy) Nickler of St. Augustine, FL, Tom Williams of Bala Cynwyd, and Robert (Marilyn) Carouse of Myersdale; three great-nieces, Ellen (Ray) Weiss, Dianne (Kirk) Hutchinson, and Jeanne (Paul) Travaglianti all of Brecksville; one great-nephew, Lou (Pam) Carouse, also of Brecksville; one brother-in-law, Tom Nickler of St. Augustine, FL; and many more nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Carouse was predeceased by: five brothers, Harold, Arthur, Richard (Red), Robert (Beaver), and Gene Williams; two sisters, Rose Williams and Marie Nickler; and two nephews, Donald and Joseph Williams.

There will be no visitations in Emporium.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Tuesday, February 1, 2011, at 11:00 a.m. in St. Mark Church, Emporium, with Fr. Paul Siebert, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in St. Mark Cemetery, Emporium.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to the CCHS Sports Banquet, which was initiated by her father, Fred Williams, or any local athletic team or charity of the donor’s choice.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Coppersmith-Condon Funeral Home, Emporium.

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Janice E. Coppock, 60, of Emporium Arms, Emporium died at Montefiore-UPMC, Pittsburgh on Wednesday (January 19, 2011) afternoon. She was born May 12, 1950 in Halifax, PA a daughter of Rosalee Emerson Coppock, Emporium and the late Rev. John M. Coppock.

Janice graduated from Liberty High School. She enjoyed music and playing the piano. She played at several local churches for many years.

Surviving:
In addition to her mother Rosalee Emerson Coppock
Sister: Nancy and her husband Rev. Raymond Dean Forsythe, Covington, PA
Brother: Timothy Coppock and his wife Terry, St. Marys
Brother: John Coppock and his wife Laural, Emporium
Sister: Joan Coppock Goodreau, Sugar Grove
Preceded in Death By:
Father: Rev. John M. Coppock
Sister: Ruth Coppock Caton

There will be No Visitation. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service to be held at the Barnett Funeral Home 207 E. Fourth Street, Emporium on Saturday (January 22, 2011) at 11:00 AM with Rev. Raymond Dean Forsythe, officiating.

Burial will be in the Gardner Hill Cemetery, Weedville, PA

Online Condolences may be placed at www.BarnettFuneralHome.net
BARNETT FUNERAL HOME, Inc. entrusted with arrangements.

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Michael J. Callahan, 56, of 2945 Cameron Rd., Emporium died at his residence, Sunday (January 16, 2011) afternoon.
He was born March 13, 1954 in St. Marys a son of the late Joseph "Jim" Callahan and Esther Rosette Callahan Powell

Mr. Callahan graduated from Cameron County High School in the class of 1972. He was a member of the Cameron County Amateur Radio Club. He was a avid HAM radio operator and volunteered with radio communications for the Cameron County Emergency Management Agency for several years. He was a member of the Pipleliners Union #798.

Surviving:
Brother: David Callahan and his wife Pam, Emporium
Brother: Tom Callahan and his wife Shawnarae, Emporium
Sister: Barb, Mrs. Jim Geci, St. Marys
Sister: Carol, Mrs. Tom Caldwell, Emporium
Brother: Paul Powell, Jr., Emporium
Several Nieces and Nephews
Preceded in Death By:
Parents: Joseph "Jim" Callahan and Esther Rosette Callahan Powell

There will be No Visitation. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service will be held at the Barnett Funeral Home 207 E. Fourth Street, Emporium on Wednesday (January 19, 2011) at 7:00 PM with Rev. Rock Pifer, Pastor, Free Metholist Church, officiating.

Online Condolences may be placed at www.BarnettFuneralHome.net
BARNETT FUNERAL HOME, Inc. entrusted with arrangements.

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FREWSBURG - Patricia Ann Jones, 69, of 919 Ivory Road, died Thursday (Jan.13, 2011), at Heritage Park Rehab & Skilled Nursing.

She was born Sept. 2, 1941, in Olean, the daughter of Arthur and Mildred Manginell Hay.

She grew up in Emporium, Pa., and was a graduate of Cameron County High School in 1960. She had been employed as a secretary/bookkeeper for True Value in Randolph, and Beaver Dairy.

Pat was a member of Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church in Frewsburg, Secret Sisters, Alter and Rosary Society, choir member, and social club. She was an avid gardner and loved and enjoyed her flowers.

Besides her husband, William G. Jones, whom she married (Oct. 19, 1963) in Emporium, Pa., Pat is survived by two children: Kim (Scott) Pollock of Lewiston, Maine, and Scott Jones of Frewsburg; two grandchildren: Joshua and Heather Pollock of Lewiston, Maine; a brother, Tom Hay of Brooksville, Fla.; and a sister, Mary (Sarge) Dynda of Bradford, Pa.; three nieces: Deb, Robin and Tammy; and three nephew: Ed, Gary and Ronny.

She was predeceased by her parents.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday in Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church, Frewsburg by the Rev. Darrell Duffy and Deacon Michael Lennon of Saint James and Our Lady of Victory churches. Burial will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Jamestown.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday in the PETERSON FUNERAL HOME, Frewsburg, where the Altar and Rosery Society will conduct a service at 1:30 p.m. followed by a Christian wake service at 2 p.m.

Memorials may be made to Our Lady of Loreto, St Vincent DePaul, Everett St., Falconer, NY 14733.

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Jonathan J. "Jon" Orner, 27, of 256 Arch Dr., Emporium died at his residence Wednesday evening.   He was born October 1, 1983 in St. Marys a son of Russell and Dionne Curtis Orner, Sr. of Emporium
Jon graduated from Cameron County High School. He was a member of the St. Mark Catholic Church. He loved baseball and enjoyed spending time with his nieces and nephews.

Surviving   In addition to his parents: Russell and Dionne Curtis Orner, Sr.
Brother: Russell Orner, Jr. and Lori, Bradford
Sister: Karrie Orner, DuBois
Sister: Misty Orner and Troy, Emporium
Brother: Jamie Orner and Missy, Emporium
Brother: Jason Orner, Hagerstown, MD
Sister: Tammy Orner and Danny, Emporium
Brother: Jer Orner, Emporium
Sister: Jodi, Mrs. Mike Dibble, Port Allegany
Brother: Nathan Orner, Emporium
Sister: Dionna Orner & Brady Schatz, Emporium
Sister: Brianna Orner, Emporium
Nieces and Nephews: Ryan, Kiara & Karley Orner, Andrew & Blaine Lathrop, Sydnee, Marcedes & Brian Shupe, Logan Orner, Mary & Braedyn Dibble.
Preceded in Death By
Maternal Grandmother: Yvonne Harmon Curtis
Paternal Grandparents: William Russell & Betty Cressley Orner

Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at the St. Mark Catholic Church, 235 East Fourth Street, Emporium on Monday (January 17, 2011) at 10:30 AM with Rev. Paul S. Siebert, Pastor, as Celebrant.
Visitation with Video Tribute will be at the Barnett Funeral Home on Sunday from 2-4 PM Burial will be in the St. Mark Catholic Cemetery, Emporium. 

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 L. Maxwell "Max" Narby, 76, of 301 S. Maple St., Emporium, died at Elk Regional Health Center, St. Marys on Tuesday (January 11, 2011) morning.
He was born July 31, 1934 in St. Marys a son of the late Herbert J. "Max" and Lucille Brown Narby. On June 14, 1958 in St. Mark Church He married Sharon Rose Narby, who Survives.

Mr. Narby was a Korean War Veteran. He graduated from Clarion University in 1960. He was a Social Studies Teacher at Cameron County High School from 1960 - 1990. He helped Revitalized the Cameron County School District Student Council in the mid 1970's. He was twice a finalist for the Pa Teacher of the year and served as a Junior High Football coach several years. He was Presented the 1884 George Washington Honor Medal for Excellence in Education. He was a Lifetime member of the Emporium Volunteer Fire Department with 58 years of service, a Lifetime member of St. Marks Roman Catholic Church and served as a Past Erie Diocesan President of the Blue Army. He was a Member of the American Legion, received the Americanism Award from the American Legion, and the Distinguished Service Award from the PA Department of Military Affairs.

He Coordinated the Cameron County Earth Day Activities. He was a  Cameron County Commissioner for a term from 1984-1988, Jaycee Educator of the year in 1984, served on Emporium Borough Council from January 2006 to present and Chairman of the powerful Fire and Safety Committee. He was a Freedom Foundation Recipient at Valley Forge, and the Four Chaplains Legion of Honor recipient on 5/1/1988. He was a Past Director of Veterans Affairs in Cameron County, Founder of the Cameron County 9-11 Tribute, and Founder of Freedom week where he would bring Nationally known Hero's  to Cameron County. He Battled against Drug and Alcohol abuse from the local to Federal Level. Max Narby's favorite quote " I do not care where you have been, I only care where you going from this day forward"

Surviving In addition to his wife Sharon Rose Narby
Daughter: LuAnn, Mrs. Jeff Reed, Emporium
Son: James Narby and his wife Laura, Emporium
Two Grandchildren: Danielle, Mrs. Philip Reed and Alexis Narby
Two Great Grandchildren: Kendall & Lathan
Sister: Suzanne, Mrs. Leigh Peterson, Cedar Grove, NJ
Brother: Robert Narby and his wife Jenny, Olympia, WA
Sister: Donna, Mrs. Jeff Goldstein, West Hills, CA

Preceded in Death By
Parents: Herbert J. "Max" and Lucille Brown Narby
Step mother whom raised "Max" Mildred Lawhead Narby
Grandmother who also raised "Max" Anna Conway Narby

Visitation with Video Tribute will be at the Barnett Funeral Home on Friday from 4 - 8 PM. The Emporium Fire department will meet at 6 PM and the Rosary will be recited at 7:45 PM.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at the St. Mark Catholic Church in Emporium on Saturday (January 15, 2011) at 12:30 PM with Rev. Paul S. Siebert, Pastor, as Celebrant. A Military Service will be accorded by the Cameron County Memorial Detail.
Burial will be in the St. Mark Catholic Cemetery, Emporium.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Emporium Volunteer Fire Department, 421 N. Broad St., Emporium, PA 15834 or to St. Mark Catholic Church, 235 E. 4th Street, Emporium, PA 15834 or to Dream-makers" of Make-A-Wish through Danielle Reed at 201 South Broad Street Emporium Pa 15834

Online Condolences may be placed at www.BarnettFuneralHome.net       BARNETT FUNERAL HOME, Inc. entrusted with arrangements.


 

Edward J. Shok, 93, formerly of DuBois, died Friday, January 7, 2011, at his son’s residence in La Quinta, CA.
Born August 12, 1917 in Emporium, he was the son of the late Joseph and Rose Ogershok.  On September 26, 1942, in DuBois, he married Evelyn L. Yusnukis who died September 25, 2007.
He was a veteran of World War II having served with the United States Army.
A graduate of Sandy High School and DuBois Business College, Mr. Shok was a Nationwide insurance agent in DuBois for 40 years.  In addition to residing in DuBois for 75 years he also kept residences in Sinnamahoning and Flagler Beach, FL.
A Catholic by faith, he was a member of St. Catherine’s of Siena, DuBois and St. James, Driftwood.  An avid fisherman, Mr. Shok enjoyed keeping track of the stock market, watching baseball and spending time with loved ones.
Survivors include: one daughter, Bonnie Shok of Long Beach, CA; three sons, Paul Shok of Conneaut Lake, Ken Shok and wife Terri of La Quinta, CA, and Edward Shok II and wife Angela of Luthersburg; five grandchildren; one brother, Frank Ogershok of DuBois; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents and wife, Mr. Shok was predeceased by seven brothers, seven sisters, and a grandson, Brian Shok.
A private viewing will be held in the Coppersmith-Condon Funeral Home, Emporium.
A Mass of Christian Burial with committal services will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, January 16 in St. Mark Church, Emporium with Rev. Paul Siebert as celebrant.
Military honors will be accorded by the Cameron County Memorial Detail.
Burial will be in Gilmore Cemetery, Austin, PA.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Salvation Army

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Mary Lee Urmann, 77, of 551 Charles St., St. Marys, and formerly of 344 South St., Ridgway, died Thursday evening, Jan. 6, 2011, at Elk Haven Nursing Home following a brief illness.
She was born in St. Marys on Oct. 5, 1933, the daughter of Leander B. and Marian Ryan Weis.
On April 7, 1956 in Sacred Heart Church, she married John M. Urmann Sr., who survives.
She attended Sacred Heart Elementary School and was a graduate of Central Catholic High School. She had been employed by Stackpole Carbon Company and in 1952 was elected St. Marys Carbon Queen. She was later involved in family ownerships of Valley Coal & Supply, Inc. and Alpine Pressed Metals.


Along with her husband of nearly 55 years, she is survived by three daughters, Christine (Michael) Aiello of St. Marys, with whom she made her home, LuAnn (David) Stanley of Cranberry Township, and Stacey (Frank) Rubino of Porte Vedra Beach, Fla.; two sons, John Jr. (Maribeth) of Ridgway, and Greg (Christine) of Jacksonville, Fla.; 12 grandchildren, Michael, Christopher and JoAnne Aiello, Matthew, Daniel, Eric and Alexandra Stanley, John (Jack) III and Douglas Urmann, Mitchell Urmann, and Victoria and Nicholas Rubino; a sister, Joanne (Ken) Gerg of Emporium; two brothers, William (Ann) Weis of St. Marys and James (Helene) Weis of Rockford, Ill; many special nieces and nephews; and a very special family friend, Bernadine Myers.


She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Leo B. "Bunk" Weis, in 2003.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Mary Lee Urmann will be celebrated at the Sacred Heart Church in St. Marys on Tuesday at 11:30 a.m., with the Rev. Eric Vogt, OSB, as celebrant.
Friends will be received at the Meehan-Shilk Funeral Home in Ridgway on Monday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m.
Memorials may be made to Elk County Catholic High School, 700 Maurus St., St. Marys, PA 15857; or to Community Nurses, Inc., 763 Johnsonburg Rd., Suite 200, St. Marys, PA 15857

 

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Millard Dude" Williams Jr., 85, of Sizerville Road, Emporium, passed away on Wednesday ( Jan.5,2011) at Elk Regional Health Center, St.Marys, after a lengthy illness.

Mr. Williams was born Oct. 12th 1925, to Millard and Sylvia Williams. He married Grace Frederick on July 15, 1950, in Ridgway.  After serving in the U.S. Army he worked at Sylvania as a truck driver until his retirement in 1985.

He is survived by his wife, five children, Diane Williams of Emporium, Carol (Gene) Lentz of Austin, David "Dude" Williams of Emporium, Sylvia "Jeanie"Barber of Galeton and Brenda Williams of Emporium; three grandchildren, Tammy (Lentz) Clancyand Michael Lentz of Austin and Bill Foley; six great-grandchildren; and a brother, Richard Williams.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Doris Cook.
A memorial service will be held at noon Saturday ( Jan. 8,2011) at the Gardeau Community Church, followed by a luncheon at 2 p.m. at the Emporium VFW.

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Mary G. McLean, 84, of 21 Pioneer Rd., Emporium died at Hamot Medical Center, Erie on Wednesday (January 5, 2011) afternoon.
She was born February 3, 1926 in Emporium a daughter of the late Joseph and Carmela Guccione Grimone.

On March 18, 1946 she married Mark L. McLean, who Survives.
Mrs. McLean graduated from Emporium High School in the class of 1944 and was the treasurer of her 1944 Alumni Class. She had worked as a reporter for the former Cameron County Press and the Bradford Era for many years. She also had worked for the former Widmanns, in Emporium, as a manager for several years and at the former Grants store and Pure Carbon in St. Marys. She met her husband when she worked at Sylvania for a short time while still in High School. She was a member of the Junior Womens Club, Garden Club, Antique Seekers, Legion Auxiliary and the 8 & 40. She was also active in the Cameron County Cardiac Association, the Parade of Stars, and the Cameron County Fair Association.

Surviving inn addition to her husband Mark L. McLean are daughters Linda L. Ostrum and her husband William, and  Susan M. Gribble of Emporium. Sons John M. McLean and his wife Nicky of Ft. Collins, CO., Robert F. "Bunny" McLean and  Rick McLean and his wife Mary Kay of Emporium and a brother Frank Grimone and his wife Pat also of Emporium, 12 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.
She was Preceded in Death By her parents: Joseph and Carmela Guccione Grimone, Son-in-law: Thomas Gribble, Sr. who died Sept. 19, 2010, 3 Brothers: Leo, Tony and Sam Grimone and
2 Sisters: Rose Praino & Lucy Chambers.

Funeral Service will be held at the First Presbyterian Church, 205 East Fourth Street, Emporium on Saturday (January 8, 2011) at 2:00 PM with Rev. Philip W. Sanders, Pastor, officiating.
Visitation will be at the Barnett Funeral Home on Friday from 4:00-7:00 PM.
Burial will be in the Newton Cemetery, Emporium,
Memorial Contributions may be made to the charity of the donors choice

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Allan B. Crosby, 66, of 998 Rich Valley Rd., Emporium, died at his residence on Wednesday (January 5, 2011) morning.
He was born February 22, 1944 in St. Marys a son of Lillian Nordberg Crosby, Emporium and the late Ivan Crosby.
Mr. Crosby served with the US Navy during Vietnam Era. He retired from GKN, in 2007, after over 28 years of employment. He was a member of the Loyal Order Of Moose Lodge #368, Emporium, the Miller-Raffaele Post 6221 VFW, ABATE, Sinnamehoning Sportsman and Bucktail Rod & Gun Club.

Surviving
Sister: Delores, Mrs. William Burlingame, Truman
Brother: Lynn Crosby, Emporium
Sister: Diane Kuchenbecker, Mentor, OH
Brother: Gary Crosby and his wife Linda, Emporium
Several: Nieces and Nephews,
Preceded in Death By
Father: Ivan Crosby
Brother: Paul Crosby
Step brother: Harlow Crosby

There will be no visitation.
Memorial Service will be held at the Barnett Funeral Home, 207 E. Fourth Street, Emporium on Saturday (January 8, 2011) at 11:00 AM with Rev. Rock Pifer, Pastor, Free Metholist Church, officiating. A Military Service will be accorded by the Cameron County Memorial Detail.
Burial will be in the Rich Valley Cemetery, Emporium.

Memorial Contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, Cameron Unit, P.O. Box 62, 135 W. Fourth St., Emporium, PA 15834 or to Community Nurses Inc., 757 Johnsonburg Rd., Suite 200, St. Marys, PA 15857

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 Wayne Taylor Ozenbaugh, 78, ( Pappy 'O ) of Sinnemahoning, PA formerly of Washington County, passed away on January 4, 2011, in the Dubois Continuous Care Facility following a breif illness. Surviving are two daughter's and a son-in-law, Janice L, and Donald D Miller, II of Burgettstown P.A. and, Karen L Wilson of Hickory, PA. Three granddaughter's: Megan A Cuthbertson, Whitney A Wilson and Valerie J Miller. also a grandson, Andrew J Miller, and many neice's and nephew's. He is preceded in death by two sister's, Mary Wallo, and Martha Polochak. Two brother's, Jack Ozenbaugh, and Ordell Ozenbaugh, and a nephew, Vincent Ozenbaugh.

He was a 32nd degree free mason, and belonged to Richard Vaux Lodge, # 454 F & A M of Burgettstown, PA. He was a life long professional truckdriver, and was employed by several different trucking company's within the tri state area, untill retirement. He was an avid hunter and outdoorsman, and for the past sixteen year's he made his home, and lived a peaceful life, in the mountain's he loved so dearly.


A memorial service will be held, for the immediate family, at a later date, during spring turkey season in the mountain's of North Central Pennsylvania.
Barnett Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements

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