Obituaries

Jeffrey L. Gorton

Jeffrey L. Gorton, 55, of Clarendon, PA died Monday, May 25, 2015 at UPMC Montefiore in Pittsburgh, PA. He was born on April 6, 1960 in Warren, PA, the son of Jay L. and Rose H. Manno Gorton.

Jeff was a hard worker and was a heavy equipment operator for the past several years. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed feeding the wildlife. He was a big fan of old cars and enjoyed the show, Fast N’ Loud and loved to tinker in his garage. Jeff was a member of the Sons of the American Legion Post 658 in Youngsville, PA and the Clarendon V.F.W. Post.

Jeff is survived by his father, Jay L. Gorton and his companion, Geraldine Knolton, of Youngsville, PA, two sons, Bradley Gorton of Boyertown, PA and Brandon Dickey of Youngsville, PA, three sisters, Ginger (Rusty) Williams of Irvine, PA, Tammi Nelson and her fiancé, Scott Gustafson, of Bradford, PA, Kelly (Todd) Kibby of Warren, PA, one brother, David Gorton and his fiancé, Vickie Saulsgiver, of Warren, PA, sister-in-law, Debbie Gorton of Youngsville, PA, nieces and nephews – Bruce, Brandi, Jessica, Dustin, Samantha, Nicole and Ashley, one great niece, Norah, and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Jeff is also survived by his beloved cat, Booger. He was preceded in death by his mother, Rose Manno Gorton, a brother, Jay M. Gorton, maternal grandparents, Samuel and Vera Manno and paternal grandparents, Gilbert and Emma Gorton.

At Jeff’s request, there will be no visitation or formal service. Those wishing to place a memorial may do so through the UPMC Montefiore Hospital Liver Transplant Unit, 3459 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., Warren, PA. Email condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com

Nick J. Monti

Nick J. Monti, 83, of Warren, PA, died Saturday, May 23, 2015 at U.P.M.C. Hamot, Erie, PA after a brief illness. He was born May 6, 1932 in Bradford, PA. He was the son of the late Nick J. and Tena Zamberlan Monti, Sr. Nick was a Warren area resident since 1982, and a former longtime resident of Lewis Run, PA. He was a 1950 graduate of Bradford Area High School where he was the running back on the 1949 undefeated football team. He attended Clarkson University. He had served with the U.S. Marine Corp., during the Korean War. Nick was employed with Penelec, working in Bradford, Towanda and Warren, PA, retiring in 1997 after many years employment. He had also worked with his dad in his construction business. He was a member of St. Joseph R.C. Church, Marine Corp League- General Joseph Warren Detachment, Devil Dog Marine, American Legion Post 135, Clarendon Veterans of Foreign Wars Club, Sons of Italy, and the Italian Club of Bradford, PA. He was a former member of the Blueberry Hill Senior and Cable Hollow Golf Leagues. He was a member of Jackson Valley Golf Club where he worked as a ranger and serviced golf carts.

He is survived by his 5 Children – John Monti and wife, Roseann of Meadville, PA., Joe Monti and wife, Robin of Winter Springs, FL., Kathryn Monti of Brookhaven, PA., Vicky Pingie and husband, Mark of Bradford, PA., Julie Moyer and husband, Thomas of Warren, PA., 1 Sister-in-law, Sr. Mary Cecelia Carter of Terra Haute, IN., 2 Nieces & 2 Nephews, 7 Grandchildren – Eric Monti of Laurel, MD., Chris Monti of Westlake, OH., Kelly, Casey and Shannon Moyer all of Warren, PA., Mitchell Sommers of Washington, D.C., Stephanie Sommers of Winter Springs, FL.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, Joanne M. Carter Monti whom he married May 8, 1954 at St. Boniface R.C. Church, Anaheim, CA, who died July 10, 2003.

Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA, on Wednesday, May 27, 2015 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M. where a vigil service will be conducted at 3:45 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. at St. Joseph R.C. Church, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue West, Warren, PA., with Fr. Richard J. Toohey, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be at McKean Memorial Park, Mt. Alton, PA. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Toys for Tots or American Heart Association Warren County Chapter, 185 Hospital Drive, Warren, PA. 16365 or American Diabetes Foundation, Greater Pittsburgh Chapter, 100 W. Station Square Drive, Suite 1900, Pittsburgh, PA. 15219. Those wishing to submit e-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com

Donald E. Lewis

Donald E. Lewis, 79, of Warren, PA and Findley Lake, NY, died peacefully Friday morning, May 22, 2015 at his residence, surrounded by his family. He was born in Harborcreek, PA on January 5, 1936. He was the son of Harry and Mary Connor Lewis. He was a graduate of Cathedral Preparatory School, Erie, PA., and attended Gannon University and Slippery Rock College. He was a graduate of Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science and has been a licensed funeral director for 54 years. At the age of 15, he started working for C.J. Dusckas, of Dusckas Funeral Home, Erie, PA. In 1972 he opened the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, working there until 1998, when he retired and sold to his son and daughter-in-law. Funeral Directing was not a job to him, it was his calling in life, Don, felt it was a privilege to be of service to people in their time of need. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, enjoyed boating, spending time at his cottage on Findley Lake and wintering in Madeira Beach, FL. He was a member of the Warren Moose Lodge 109, Warren Eagles Aerie, Warren Knights of Columbus bowling league. He had an intense sense of humor known by many friends and family and was affectionately known to some as John Bears for Tipton and Digger.

He is survived by his wife of 53 years, his best friend and lifelong companion, Sandra “Sandy” Miller Lewis whom he married on June 24, 1961 in Erie, PA. , 2 Sons – Michael B. Lewis and wife, Lisa of Warren, PA., Scott S. Lewis and wife, Wanda of Sugar Grove, PA., 1 Daughter – Kimberley A. Mihalko and husband, Larry of Gilbertsville, PA., 1 Brother – Harry Lewis of Corpus Christi, TX., 4 Grandchildren – Jeremy Lewis and wife, Taryne of Pittsfield, PA., Crystal Lewis and fiance, Zach DeVault of Warren, PA., Tiffany and Jordan Mihalko of Gilbertsville, PA, 1 Step Grandson – Brandon Bobelak and his wife, Tara of Port Orange, FL., 3 Great Grandchildren – Blake and Maddyn Lewis, Emily Marie Bobelak, 1 Aunt, Irene Lewis of Edinboro, PA., and several cousins. He leaves behind many cherished friends from Warren, Erie, PA., Findley Lake, NY and Canada. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one of his best friends, Casey, his English spaniel.

Friends may call at the family home, 304 East Street, Warren, PA on Sunday, May 24, 2015 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. A Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at Holy Redeemer R.C. Church on Tuesday, May 26, 2015 at 10:00 A.M. by Fr. James Gutting, Pastor and his personal friend, Rev. Marcus Briggs, Chaplain of the Warren General Hospital. Interment will be in St. Joseph Cemetery. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Hunt of a Lifetime, 6297 Buffalo Road, Harborcreek, PA., 16421 or Hospice of Warren County, 1 Main Street, Warren, PA. 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com

Mary Titulaer Danielson

Mary Titulaer Danielson, 70, of Warren, PA, passed away on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at the John and Orpha Blair Hospice Home.

Born on October 20, 1944 in The Hague, Netherlands, she was the daughter of the late Frans and Cornelia De Nijs Titulaer.

Mary was formerly employed with environmental services at Warren General Hospital. She enjoyed bike riding, knitting and loved her family, especially her grandson, Basil. She had a tough, brave, self-less spirit.

Surviving are her daughter, Andrea Danielson White and her husband, Jacob, of Pittsburgh, PA, her grandson, Basil Augustus White, one brother, Frans Titulaer of Spain, a half-sister, Michelle Titulaer of the Netherlands, three nieces, Marsha, Misha and Elja Titulaer and great-nephew Luuk and great-niece Michelle. Mary is also survived by her former husband, William Danielson of Fredonia, NY.

The family will receive friends from 4-7 P.M. on Friday, May 22, 2015 at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA. Those wishing to place a memorial may do so through Paws Along the River, 212 Elm Street, Warren, PA 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com

Rick S. Shama-Feeny

Rick S. Shama-Feeny, 71, of Russell, PA. died Sunday afternoon,

May 17, 2015 at his residence after an extended illness. He was

born in Santa Barbara, CA. Rick was a lifelong resident of Russell,

PA. He had served with the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War

and Cuban Blockade. He was employed with CAE Ultrasonics of

Jamestown, N.Y. retiring from there after 8 years employment.

He had previously owned and operated for 20 years, Pet World of

Russell, PA. He drove an escort vehicle for wide load hauling

truck drivers. He was a former Captain of the Russell Volunteer

Fire Dept. Fire Police and a member of 55 years with the Russell

Volunteer Fire Department. Rick was a member of the Russell

United Methodist Church, Pine Grove Lions Club, Pine Grove

Sportsman’s Club where he was former President. Member of

Sugar Grove AMVETS. He was an avid hunter, fisherman, motor

cyclist. Rick is survived by his wife of 40 years, Linda A.

Murdock Feeny whom he married July 6, 1974 in Jamestown,

N.Y., 3 Sons – R. Sam Feeny, III, Vince P. Feeny and wife,

Marlene, Aaron C. Feeny and wife, Lisa all of Warren, PA., 2

Sisters – Heather Chartier and husband, Chris of Haymarket, VA.,

Linda Denning and husband, Quinn of Ivins, UT., 1 Brother – Ed

Shama and wife, Marcy of Eagle River, Alaska, 2 Grandsons –

Hunter and Kohl Feeny. Several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harold Shama and

Margaret A. Phares Feeny and Carlyle Feeny.

Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304

East Street, Warren, PA. Tuesday, May 19, 2015 from 4 to 7 P.M.

and on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at Russell United Methodist

Church from 10:00 to 11:00 A.M. A funeral service will be

conducted there at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday by Rev. David

Heckman, Pastor, officiating. Full military honors will be

conducted at Pine Grove Cemetery by members of the John

Gertsch Vietnam Memorial Post and members of the U.S. Navy

funeral detail. In lieu of flowers, family suggests memorial

contributions may be made through Hospice of Warren County, 1

Main Street, Warren, PA. 16365 or Russell Volunteer Fire

Department Fire Police, 111 Perrigo Lane, Russell, PA. 16345 or

Pine Grove Lions Club, P.O. Box 488, Russell, PA. 16345. E-mail

condolences may be sent by visiting

www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com

Stacy L. Lindsey

Stacy L. Lindsey, 46, of Sheffield, PA died Sunday, May 10, 2015 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh, PA.

Born on May 28, 1968 in Warren, PA she was the daughter of Kirby and Ines M. Hilyer Lindsey. She was a graduate of Sheffield High School and attended the Hiram G. Andrews Center in Johnstown, PA. Stacy embraced life and taught us how to give to others and love unconditionally. The gift that she gave from just knowing her was absolutely priceless. She lived with pain every day of her life and never complained. Stacy always had a smile on her face. She loved her family and loved taking her little dog for long walks. She loved making crafts and playing cards with her cousin, Kim McDowell, that was like a sister to her and her best friend, Melissa Mitchell. She also loved shopping.

Stacy is survived by her parents, Kirby and Ines Lindsey of Sheffield, PA, her brother, Kirby Lindsey II, and his wife, Melissa, of Muscat, Oman, a niece, Morgan and nephew, Beckett. She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Cecil and Almeda Barner and paternal grandparents, George and Audrey Lindsey.

Friends may call from 7-9 P.M. on Friday, May 15, 2015 at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday at St. Anthony of Padua R.C. Church, 7222 Route 6, Sheffield, PA, with Fr. John R. Neff, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be in Sheffield Cemetery. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through the Stacy Lindsey Family Scholarship Fund, Community Foundation of Warren County, Inc., P. O. Box 691, Warren, PA 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com

Brian Gabriel Good

Brian Gabriel Good, age 33, of Doylestown, Pa passed away suddenly on Friday, May 1 2015. Born in Doylestown Hospital on December 14, 1981, he spent his elementary years in Rockford, lllinois. When his family returned to Doylestown, he attended Lenape Middle School and graduated from Central Bucks East High School in 2000. He then attended Bucks County Community College. Brian was a kind, sensitive, gentle soul. He enjoyed computers and photography’ He was a great lover of literature and had a library of countless books. He had a great fondness for all animals especially his cat, Toby.

Brian was recently employed as a baker by Dunkin Donuts in Dublin, Pa. He was a former employee of Doylestown Book Store, Doylestown Library, and as a summer employee of Central Bucks custodial staff.

Brian was preceded in death by his grandparents Ralph and Lucy Scalise Notoro of Warren, Pa and Clarence and Louise Good Jr of Johnstown, Pa’

He is survived by his beloved parents Pamela Notoro Good and Clarence (Larry) Good lll, his younger brother Daniel C. Good of Doylestown and his younger sister Ann E. Good of Seattle, WA. and aunts, including his Godmother, Diane Hayes and husband, Chuck and his Godfather, James Falvo, Sr. all of Warren, PA., uncles and cousins. He will be greatly missed by the many people who loved him.

His viewing will be held at St. Joseph R.C. Church, 600 Pennsylvania Avenue West, Warren, PA., Saturday, May 9, 2015 from 9:30 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. when a Mass of Christian Burial will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. by Fr. Richard J. Toohey, Pastor, officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph R.C. Cemetery, next to his beloved grandfather, Ralph Notoro.

 ln lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Brian’s name to Doylestown Library or a charity of your choice’ E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com  The Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of local arrangements.

Lawrence T. Brady

Lawrence T. “Larry” Brady passed away on Thursday, April 30, 2015. He was born in Titusville, PA 81 years ago. He moved to Warren in 1972 working for National Forge. After early retirement he kept busy by mowing yards and other odd jobs.

Friends are invited to attend a memorial service to be held at 8:00 P.M. Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 6:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be sent to the Alzheimer’s Association, 1128 State Street, Ste. 301, Erie, PA 16501-1920, or to Paws Along the River, 212 Elm Street, Warren, PA 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com

Jean MacLaren Gibb

Jean MacLaren Gibb, 86, of Suites of Rouse, Youngsville, PA, died on Sunday, May 3, 2015.

She was born April 5, 1929 in Warren, PA to the late Eugene and Martha Siggins MacLaren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Smith Gibb, Jr., whom she married June 2, 1951, and who died September 25, 1995, and by her brother, William B. MacLaren.

She is survived by two daughters, Elizabeth Gibb Barnes of Jamestown, NY and Laura Phillips (Daniel) of Hermitage, PA, one son, Robert S. Gibb, III (Lora) of Bethel Park, PA, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Joan M. Chandler of Mattawan, Michigan.

Services will be private and at the convenience of the family at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA. The Rev. Matthew R. Scott, Vicar of Trinity Memorial Episcopal Church, will officiate. Interment will be in West View Cemetery. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Hospice of Warren County, 1 Main Avenue, Warren, PA 16365, or to Trinity Memorial Episcopal Church, 444 Pennsylvania Avenue West, Warren, PA 16365, or to the Warren Public Library Association, 205 Market Street, Warren, PA 16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com

Bonnie Salapek Cook

Bonnie A. Salapek Cook, 86, of Irvine, PA. died Wednesday

morning, April 29, 2015 at Warren General Hospital. She was

born June 6, 1928 in Mead Twp., PA. to the late Louis A. and Ester

Songer Munch. Bonnie was a longtime Warren area resident.

She was a 1946 graduate of Warren High School. She was

employed with the former Solar Electric, Cole Hotel. Bonnie was

an avid gardener and enjoyed dancing. She adored and loved her

Pomeranian-Chihuahua, Mickey.

She is survived by her husband, David Cook, her 2 sons – Joseph

L. Salapek and wife, Deborah, Adrian D. Salapek and wife, Jackie

all of Warren, PA., 4 Grandchildren, 1 Great Granddaughter,

several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son,

Mark A. Salapek who died July 17, 2011, 6 Sisters – Genevieve

Hoffman, Marjorie Salapek, Eleanor Gault, Dorothy M. Wilson,

Esther Louise Warr, Margaret Onufer.

Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304

East Street, Warren, PA. on Monday, May 4, 2015 from 6 to 8 P.M.

where a funeral and committal service will be conducted at 8:00

P.M. by Rev. Marcus Briggs, Chaplain of the Warren General

Hospital, officiating. Interment will be in Kitchen Cemetery,

Warren, PA. Those wishing to place memorials may do so

through Paws Along the River, 212 Elm Street, Warren, PA.

16365. E-mail condolences may be sent by visiting

www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com

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