He was born November 10, 1959, in Washington, a son of Elmer E. and Janet Behanna Lemley.
Mr. Lemley attended Trinity High School. He was a custodian for the Trinity Area School District for 6 years.
He enjoyed riding his Harley with friends, hunting, and working outdoors, especially tree trimming.
Mr. Lemley was Protestant.
On December 6, 1996, he married Victoria A. Beckner, who survives.
Also surviving are a son, Jimmy Lemley of York; two daughters, Jessica Lemley of Washington and Becky Lemley of York; a brother, J.R. (Shirley) Lemley of Carmichaels; three sisters, Helen Eckels, Nancy (Richard) Jablonski and Eleanor (John) Allen, all of Washington; a grandchild, Maddison Marie; and several nieces and nephews.
Deceased is a sister, Ruth Louise Lemley.
Friends will be received 7 to 9 p.m. Monday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 29th, with Rev. Dan Lutz officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Mt. Morris.
(August 14, 1917 – July 14, 2004)
WWII veteran was retired electrician Joseph Lewis Mast, 86, of Washington, died Wednesday, July 14, 2004, in his home. He had been in declining health the last few years. He was born August 14, 1917, in Washington, a son of Elmer and Gertrude Galbreath Mast. Mr. Mast was Protestant. During World War II, he served in the Eighth Air Force Unit, 751 Squadron, 457 Bombing Group and flew 25 combat missions over France and Germany as a radio operator in a B-17. He was awarded numerous awards and medals during his military career. He was a retired as an electrician for IBEW 5. Mr. Mast was a member of BPOE 776 and Edwin Scott Linton American Legion Post 175, where he played on the dartball team. Surviving are a son, Richard Lewis Mast of Washington; two daughters, Marlene Polen of Port Angeles, Wash., and Carole E. Malone of Washington; eight grandchildren, Laurie Ann Polen, Stephanie L. Ames, Michelle L. Lober, Kevin G. and Mark A. Malone, Richard L. Jr. and Robyn R. Mast and Rhonda E. Dalton; and eight great-grandchildren. Deceased are a daughter, Tammy Mast; three sisters, Katherine and Thelma Booth and Kathleen Ullom; and a brother, Robert Mast. At the request of the deceased, there will be no visitation or services. Burial will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the direction of William G. Neal Funeral Homes Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington. Donations may be made to American Cancer Society or a charity of the donor’s choice.
She was born July 26, 1927, in Washington, a daughter of the late Clarence and Dora Emerick Bails.
Mrs. Loughman lived a wonderful life in Las Vegas. She was a loving mother and beautiful person who will be painfully missed by those who knew and loved her.
Surviving are five children, Jack, Gail, Karen, Janean and Rick; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Deceased are her husband, Gaylord Loughman; two sisters, Edith Bails and Norma Jean Miller; and three brothers, Herbert, Merle and Charles Bails..
Friends and family will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 25th, with Rev. Harold McClelland officiating. Burial will follow in Washington Cemetery.
John Frank Lenhart, Jr., 79, of Houston, died Monday, August 15, 2005, in Canonsburg General Hospital, following a brief illness. He was born November 23, 1925, in Washington, a son of Frank and Benetta Sutton Lenhart. Mr. Lenhart was a graduate of Washington High School and a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Bridgeville. Mr. Lenhart served in the U.S. Navy during World War II, as a Signalman Second Class, receiving the Victory Medal, American Campaign Medal and the Asiatic-Pacific Medal, with one star. He was employed by McGraw-Edison for 42 years in the testing department. He had also served as Union President. He enjoyed football, hunting and traveling and was a member of American Legion Post 902, Houston. In 1967, he married Jane White, who survives. Also surviving are three sons, Larry Wayne Lenhart of Washington, Theodore Clark of Gerard, Ohio, and Richard Clark of Ocala, Fla.; four daughters, Connie Sue Cain of Washington, Diane Shuman of Strabane, Mary Lou Gorby of Gerard, Ohio, and Carol Johnson of St. Petersburg, Fla.; a sister, Marcelette Shearn of Washington; 19 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in William G. Neal Funeral Homes Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, August 18, with the Rev. Donald G. Matzat officating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Gardens Cemetery, McMurray. Military rites will be accorded by American Legion Post 902, Houston, and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 191, Canonsburg. The family suggests memorial contributions to Zion Lutheran Church, 3179 Washington Pike, Bridgeville, PA 15017; or Chartiers Hill United Presbyterian Church, Flood Relief Fund, 2230 Washington Road, Canonsburg, PA 15317.
(July 22, 1906 – February 26, 2005)
Christine Mastnock, 98, of Washington, died Saturday, February 26, 2005, in the Donnell House, following a short illness. She was born in Austria on July 22, 1906, a daughter of George and Mary Sayavetz. On January 18, 1932, she married Frank Mastnock, who died on December 30, 1996. Mrs. Mastnock was a home maker. She had lived in Meadowlands from 1940 to 1969 when she moved to Florida, spending 24 years prior to moving back to Washington. While in Florida, she enjoyed fishing with her husband. Surviving are two sons, Jack Mastnock of Washington and Frank R. Mastnock of Greensburg. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family with burial in Oak Spring Cemetery. The family requests memorial donations be made to the Donnell House, Leet Street, Washington, PA 15301. Arrangements under the direction of William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue.
(December 23, 1968 – August 25, 2006)
Lauri Ann Glendenning Matheny, 37, of Washington, died Friday, August 25, 2006, in Donnell House, following a two-year illness.
She was born December 23, 1968, in Washington, a daughter of Harry E. and Bonnie Blough Glendenning of Washington.
A member of Immaculate Conception Church, Mrs. Matheny attended Washington High School.
She was employed at Foodland as a clerk and had worked at Crossroads Food Mart.
She enjoyed her children and gardening.
On May 8, 1993, she married Stephen Guy Matheny, who survives.
Also surviving are a son, Daniel Stephen Matheny and a daughter, Ashley Nicole Matheny, both at home; three sisters, Deborah Lynn Chicora of Houston and Lynn Ann (Donald) Molinari and Trace Mae (David) Simpson, both of Washington.
Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday in William G. Neal Funeral Home Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:30 a.m. Monday, August 28, in Immaculate Conception Church, 135 West Chestnut Street, Washington. Entombment will follow in Immaculate Conception Cemetery. Memorial donations to Donnell House or Albert Gallatin Hospice.
He was born May 3, 1934, in Spencer, WV, a son of Romie and Belle Lattae Mace.
Mr. Mace was a machinist at Brockway Glass for thirty years and also worked at Mac Plastic for ten years.
He was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene, where he served on the church’s board, was a member of the Missionary Society, and was a Sunday school teacher.
Mr. Mace enjoyed spending time with his family, was an avid sports fan, and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and golf.
On July 20, 1955, he married Carol Bryner, who survives.
Also surviving are a son, Mark T. (Kim) Mace, of Avella; a daughter, Brenda Solon, of Wooster, Ohio; two sisters, Charlotte Garrison, of Washington, and Elinor Adams, of Georgia; two grandchildren, Joshua (Christine) Mace, of Beaver Falls, and Tiffany Mace, of Avella; two great grandchildren, Blaine and Dustin Mace.
Deceased are four brothers, Donald, Ronald, Hayward and Blaine Mace; and two sisters, Erma Headlley and Merline Lechnick.
Friends will be received 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m., Monday, in William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington. Services will be held at the First Church of the Nazarene, at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 25, 2011, with Pastor Joseph Schiren and Pastor Jim Goss co-officiating. Burial will follow in Claysville Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions to the First Church of the Nazarene’s Missionary Society, 1336 N. Main Street, Washington, PA 15301.
(March 16, 1939 – August 2, 2006)
Roger Perry Matheny, 67, of Washington, died Wednesday, August 2, 2006, in UPMC-Passavant hospital, Pittsburgh, following a brief illness.
He was born March 16, 1939, in Washington, a son of Guy Michael and Inez Mae Burnfield Matheny.
Mr. Matheny attended Washington High School and was employed at Cooper Industries for 28 years.
He served in the Pennsyvlania Air National Guard and Air Force Reserves and was discharged April 11, 1960. On April 12, 1960, he enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and served as an air policeman with the 52nd Air Police Squadron. He was honorably discharged from the Air Force September 11, 1964.
He was a member of Our Lady of Miraculous Medal Roman Catholic Church, Elks and Edwin Scott Linton Post 175 of the American Legion.
Mr. Matheny was an avid hunter, enjoyed mechanical work and loved spending time with his family and grandchildren.
On April 25, 1964, he married Phyllis Anne Ranko, who survives.
Also surviving are two sons, Stephen Guy (Lauri) Matheny and Michael John (Michelle) Matheny, both of Washington; a daughter, Susan Marie (Robert) Strnisha of Washington; a sister, Lola Lee Matheny-Organ of Prospect; and eight grandchildren, Daniel and Ashley Matheny, Nicholas and Jason Matheny and Maria, Anna, Robert and Sophia Strnisha.
Deceased are three brothers, twins Richard and Ralph Matheny and Kenneth Matheny.
Friends will be received from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday and 2 to 9 p.m. Friday in William G. Neal Funeral Homes Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday, August 5, in Our Lady of Miraculous Medal Church, Meadow Lands, with Fr. John O’Shea as celebrant. Burial will follow in St. James Mausoleum, Immaculate Conception Cemetery. Military rites will be accorded graveside by Edwin Scott Linton Post 175 of the American Legion.
(September 7, 1915 – September 5, 2007)
She was born September 7, 1915, in Washington, a daughter of Stanley W. and Nellie Daugherty Parkinson.
Mrs. Mack, a homemaker, attended Trinity Schools and was Protestant.
Her husband of 31 years, William Leroy Mack, died in 1977.
Surviving are two sisters, Virginia Mass and Patricia Denman, both of Washington; two grandchildren, William J. Parkinson and Marci Lynn Hull; and three great grandchildren.
Deceased are a son, William Stanley Parkinson; and three brothers, Glenn Buddy Parkinson, Raymond Parkinson and Wilbur Beddow.
Friends will be received 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday in William G. Neal Funeral Homes, Ltd., 925 Allison Avenue, Washington, where services will be held at 3:oo p.m. Saturday, September 8, 2007, with Bruce Graff, Minister, officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Gardens, McMurray. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimerâ€™s Association, 100 Station Square Drive, Suite 500, Pittsburgh PA 15219-1122.
Edith Grimes Loughman, 94, of Washington, died at 12:25 a.m. Thursday, January 20, 2005, in Southmont of Presbyterian Senior Care, Washington, following a three-month illness. She was born June 19, 1910, in Holbrook, Greene County, a daughter of Joseph Cephas and Mary Weaver Grimes. Mrs. Loughman was a school teacher for Peters Township School District. She attended Church of the Covenant, was a member of the women’s circle of the church and Pennsylvania State Education Association and enjoyed reading and crocheting. Mrs. Loughman graduated from Center Township High School and from California Normal. On June 7, 1936, she married J. Irvin Loughman, who died October 27, 1973. Surviving are a son, John (Andrea) Loughman and two daughters, Mary Kelley and Ruth Ann Loughman, all of Washington; four grandchildren, Donna Loughman and Lorelei, Edward and Michael Kelley; and five great-grandchildren, Amanda, Ethan, Devin, Michael Jr. and Logan Kelley. Deceased are three brothers, George, Robert and Earl Grimes; and two sisters, Mabel McCullough and Marjorie Arnold.
Friends will be received from 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 1 p.m. Saturday, with the Rev. Ben Scott officiating. Interment will follow in Washington Cemetery. The family requests memorial contributions be made to Church of the Covenant, 267 East Beau Street, Washington, PA 15301.