(April 23, 1963 – August 15, 2007)
She was born April 23, 1963, in Washington, a daughter of John Zylo, of Meadowlands, and Rosemary Krajacic Rudolph, of Washington.
Mrs. Hudak graduated from Chartiers-Houston High School in 1981 and was employed by Holiday Inn, as a cook.
On October 31, 2005, she married David Lee Hudak, who survives.
Also surviving are a son, Duncan McKenzie Zylo, at home; a brother, Kirk Anthony (Jody) Zylo, of Houston; and paternal grandmother, Mildred Poznick, of Washington.
There will be no visitation or services. Arrangements are by William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington.
Fourth Presbyterian Church member enjoyed baking
Patricia Louise Jones, 71, of Tionesta, died unexpectedly at 8:38 a.m. Friday, February 16, 2007, in Titusville Hospital.
She was born April 21, 1935, in Donora, a daughter of Charles David and Lorena Mitchell Neff.
A 1954 graduate of Washington High School, Mrs. Jones worked for seven years as a cook at Cougar Bobs Tavern in Kellettville.
She was a member of Fourth Presbyterian Church.
Mrs. Jones was past president of the auxiliary of American Legion Edwin Scott Linton Post 175.
She enjoyed baking, playing womenâ€™s shuffleboard and her dogs. She will be sadly missed by friends and adopted grandchildren in Tionesta who dearly loved her.
On June 28, 1958, she married Ronald Henry Jones, who died October 30, 1999.
Surviving are a son, Robert Charles (Cheryl) Jones of Washington; four daughters, Shari L. Jones, Rona Carter and Dana Sue (William) Johnson, all of Washington, and Debra (Mark) Ullom of Claysville; a brother, Charles A. (Nancy) Neff of Washington; a sister, Joyce (David) Hough of Annapolis, Md.; five grandchildren, Mark Ullom Jr., Matthew Ullom, Ashley Jones, William Johnson Jr. and Christa Carter; and several nieces and nephews.
Three children, Elisha, B.J. and Phillip Scherer, were considered to be her â€œspecial adopted grandchildren.â€쳌
Friends will be received from 2 to 9 p.m. Monday in William G. Neal Funeral Homes Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, February 20, with the Rev. Susan VandeKappelle officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Gardens, McMurray.
(January 23, 1948 – April 29, 2007)
There will be no visitation or services.
(August 6, 1947 – August 24, 2007)
Phillip S. “Flip” Buckingham, 60, of Hickory, died at 12:51 p.m. Friday, August 24, 2007, in his residence. He had been ill since March 2004.
He was born August 6, 1947, in Washington, a son of Robert G. and Helen L. Buckingham Ankrom.
Mr. Buckingham graduated from Trinity High School in 1965.
He was Methodist.
During the Vietnam War, he was a private first class in the Army Signal Corps and was awarded a National Defense Service Medal, a Vietnam Service Medal, a Vietnam Camp Medal with Device and a Sharpshooter Badge M-14 Rifle.
He was employed in the glass industry and was a hot-end supervisor at Glenshaw Glass for 10 years.
Mr. Buckingham was a member of American Legion Post 902 in Houston, LOOM 22 and the Arden Club. He was known as “Shadow” in the Vietnam Veterans Motorcycle Club.
He was a fan of Pittsburgh sports and was very involved in youth sports programs.
On July 7, 1969, he married Janice L. Ramage, who survives.
Also surviving are a son, Eric Keith (Jane) Buckingham of Youngstown, Ohio; a daughter, Tammie Jo Buckingham (D. Chad) Moore of Lynn, Ind.; a stepmother, Beatrice Ankrom of Amity; two brothers, John (Merri Lu) Ankrom of Waynesburg and David (Kim) Ankrom of Boyertown; three stepbrothers, Shirl (Jane) Barnhart of Parksville, Duncan (Candy) Barnhart of Carmichaels and William (Mary) Barnhart of Carmichaels; a stepsister, Elizabeth (Phil) Amos of Jackson, N.J.; and four grandchildren, Taylor, Hunter and Raven Moore and Preston Buckingham.
Deceased are three grandchildren, James, Andrew and Justin Buckingham.
He leaves behind his beloved dog, Terah.
Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and noon to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday in William G. Neal Funeral Homes Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, August 27, with the Rev. Meade Lacock officiating. Burial will follow in Claysville Cemetery. Military rites will be accorded graveside by VFW Post 191 of Canonsburg, and American Legion Post 602 of Houston.
She was partner of Four Seasons Resort, treasurer and secretary of Interstate Building and Construction, Inc.,
She is survived by her husband, Matt, children, Steven (Linda) Presto SR., Joy (Randy) Bail, Lynn Brogley ; 2 brothers, Anthony Scandale, Joseph (Idabelle) Scandale Jr.,. Also surviving are 5 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Preceding her in death is a sister, Philomena (Minnie) Scandale.
Friends of Philomena Scandale Onopiuk, 79, of Washington, PA, who died Thursday, July 19, 2007, will be received on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM, in the William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held on Saturday, July 21, 2007, at 11:00 AM, with Pastor Rick Bruckner officiating. Burial will follow in Washington Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting memorial donations to: National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd Street, New York, New York 10016.
He was born March 17, 1928, in Meadowlands, a son of Frank and Teresa Pistoia Yaquinto.
A 1945 graduate of Washington High School, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy on May 3, 1946, serving during World War II as a Combat Air Crewman and attaining the rank of Seaman Second Class. He received an Honorable Discharge on February 20, 1948.
Mr. Yaquinto was a Master Brick Layer, with Local #11, for over 50 years, working throughout the world installing glass furnaces. He spent much of his career working for Henry F. Teichmann Inc. and his last position was a foreman bricklayer at Jessop Steel.
Mr. Yaquinto always found fun in everything he did. He was a pool shark, loved playing cards, followed horse racing, enjoyed meals with family and especially enjoyed girl’s fast pitch softball and midget football.
He was a 1945 graduate of Washington High School and a member of Immaculate Conception Church.
He was also a member of Edwin Scott Linton Post 175 American Legion and a former member of Alpine Club.
On September 10, 1949, he married Margaret D. Tallarico Yaquinto, who survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Gary (Kathleen) Yaquinto, of Washington and Christopher (Danielle) Yaquinto, of South Fayette; a brother, Robert Yaquinto, of Las Angeles, CA.; six grandchildren, Carlee, Lauren, Noah, Leah, Maya, and Ty Joseph.
He was preceded in death by three brothers, Tony, who died in the Battle of Iwo Jima, James and Sam.
Friends will be received 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday, in William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, where a Blessing Service will be held at 2:30 p.m., Friday, October 26, 2007. Interment will follow in Washington Cemetery. Military rites will be accorded graveside by Edwin Scott Linton Post 175 American Legion. The family suggests memorial contributions to American Kidney Fund, Inc., 6110 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852 or Edwin Scott Linton, Post 175, American Legion, 168 Park Avenue, Washington, PA 15301.
(May 29, 1956 – December 5, 2007)
Randy Blake King, 51, of Washington, died Wednesday, December 5, 2007, in the Washington Hospital, following a ten-year illness.
He was born May 29, 1956, in Uniontown, a son of the late George and Marie Garrity King.
For many years, Mr. King worked in Denver, Colorado, as a car salesman. He also owned an auto detail service while living there.
Mr. King served in the Army from September 12, 1973, until his honorable discharge on December 20, 1974. He served in Germany and was awarded the National Defense Service Medal and Marksman Badge-Rifle M16.
Surviving are a daughter, Tina Littleton, of Front Royal, Virginia; one brother, Richard King of Jacksonville, Florida; and two sisters, Georgia Bitonti and Candy Conklin, both of Washington;
Deceased is a brother, John R. McCloskey.
Friends will be received 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday in William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, December 8, 2007. Private burial will be held at a later date in National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Cecil Township.
He was born May 24, 1960, in Washington a son of Russell McConnell of Washington and the late Sarah Stewart McConnell.
Mr. McConnell graduated from Trinity High School in 1978 and worked as an equipment operator for Pennsylvania Department of Transportation for 26 years.
He enjoyed all sports and especially enjoyed spending time with his youngest daughter, Shayla.
On April 23, 1994, he married Krista Lynn Bishop, who survives.
Also surviving are three daughters, Shayla Marie McConnell, at home, Julie (Nick) Biris, of Charleroi, and Jennifer McConnell of Charleroi; one brother, James Russell (Amy) McConnell of Claysville; and a granddaughter, Abigail Biris.
Friends will be received 3 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held at Noon on Thursday, May 24, 2007, with Rev. Paul Harrington officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Gardens, McMurray. Memorial donations may be made to Donnell House, c/o Hospice Care of the Washington Hospital, 155 Wilson Avenue, Washington 15301.
Mr. Hassinger worked as an telephone installer for Bell Telephone and Verizon.
He was a member of the First Christian Church.
He enjoyed helping others at all times, and was very active in all church activities.
Mr. Hassinger was a veteran of the United States Army from June 18, 1953 until June 20, 1961. For his service, he received the National Defense Service Medal.
On June 20, 1954, he married Esther Hatfield, who survives. Also surviving are a son, Alan (Valerie) Hassinger, of Amity, PA; a daughter, Barbara (James) Benson, of Canonsburg; 2 brothers, Clarence Hassinger, of Mercer, PA and Donald Hassinger, of Washington, DC.; a sister, Evabelle Rishel, of Columbus, OH; 4 grandchildren, Nelson and JoRae Hassinger, and Bradley and Justin Benson. Deceased are a grandchild and 2 brothers, Frank and Leroy Hassinger.
Friends will be received on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.. at the William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Ave, Washington, PA 15301, where services will be held on Saturday at 3:00 p.m., with Dr. David Felty officiating. Burial will follow at the Washington Cemetery.
(August 18, 1952 – November 26, 2007)
He was born August 18, 1952, in Sharon, a son of Barbara Stafford of Akron, Ohio, and the late Albert Richard Frank.
Mr. Frank was a manager for MOJ Corporation for six years.
He was a member of Avery United Methodist Church and Moose Lodge #22, and volunteered with Washington County Special Olympics.
Mr. Frank loved spending time with his family and grandchildren. He also loved music and enjoyed being a local DJ.
On May 22, 1976, he married Susan Mitchell, who survives.
Also surviving are three daughters, Brittany (Buddy) Lemley of Washington, Cora (Norm) Franell of Scenery Hill, and Sara Frank of Washington; two brothers, David Frank of Massillon, Ohio, and Richard Frank of Washington; three sisters, Carol Batal of Canal Fulton, Ohio, and Debbie Poling and Tracy Poling, both of Akron; four grandchildren, Joshua Frank, Travis Lemley, McKenna Lemley and Normie Franell; and his step-father, Charles Nease.
Friends will be received Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and from Noon to 1 p.m., the hour of service, Friday, November 30, 2007, with Pastors Michael Roach and Fred Helmick officiating. Burial will follow in National Cemetery of the Alleghenies. Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of the funeral home.