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Austin L. "Lynnie" Hostler, Jr., 53, of 115 Four Mile Rd., Emporium, PA died at his residence on Monday evening. (August 6, 2018). He was born March 27, 1965 in Altoona, PA a son of Austin and Paula Stiver Hostler Sr., Hudson, NC. He married Kimberly Jones, who survives.

 

Lennie graduated from Cameron County High School in the class of 1983. He worked as a self employed logger for many years. He was a member of the Bucktail Rod and Gun Club.

 

In addition to his parents and wife he is survived by a daughter, Nicole Hulick, Dover, DE; brother, Richard (Michelle) Hostler, Fayetteville, NC; sister, Glenda (Tony) Bentley, Hudson, NC; brother, James (Pam) Hostler, Hulett, WY and several, nieces and nephews. 

 

He was preceded in death by a brother, Richard A. Hostler.

 

Services will be at the convenience of the family.

 In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to cover the final expenses; c/o: Barnett Funeral Home, 207 E. 4th St., Emporium, PA 15834 or placed on funeral home website.

 

Online Condolences may be placed at www.BarnettFuneralHome.net

 

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Sara "Sally" Novosat, 72, of Guy & Mary Felt Manor, Emporium, PA formerly of Driftwood & St. Marys died at Guy & Mary Felt Manor, Emporium, PA Friday (August 10, 2018) afternoon. 

 

She was born January 1, 1946 in St. Marys, PA a daughter of the late William Anson and Ruthanna Madelene Stimpson Mason. Sally worked with the Community Nurses for over 30 years. When she wasn't working, she enjoyed working for the Lord. She was faithful in teaching Sunday school, Vacation Bible School, serving at Bowls of Love, and Bible studies at Pine Crest and Elk Haven. During the holidays she helped with children's Christmas pageants and serving at the Christmas Day Happening in Ridgway. Sally loved serving others.

 

She is survived by two sons, William (Mary Lee) Uber; Daniel Uber, both of Emporium; three daughters, Molly (Gary) Owens, Summerville, SC; Melissa (Eddie) Maxwell, Evans CO; Becky (Jason) Brooks, Virginia Beach, VA; ten grandchildren; two brothers, John Mason, Driftwood; Gerald (Della) Mason, Naples, FL. 

 

She was preceded in death by her parents. 

 

Visitation with Video Tribute will be at the Barnett Funeral Home, 207 E. 4th St., Emporium on Wednesday from 4-6 PM. 

 

 A Memorial Service will be held at the First United Methodist Church, 306 S Spruce St, Emporium, PA on Thursday (August 16, 2018) at 11:00 AM with Rev. Joseph Short, Pastor, officiating. Burial will be in the Pine Street Cemetery, Driftwood, PA 

 

Memorial Contributions may be made to the charity of the donors choice. 

 

 Online Condolences may be placed at www.BarnettFuneralHome.net

 

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Edward D. "Junior" Tartaglia, 85, of Guy & Mary Felt Manor, Emporium, PA formerly of 239 W. 5th St., died at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA on Friday afternoon (August 10, 2018) He was born June 6, 1933 in Lock Haven, PA a son of the late Domenic and Rose Marie Policastro Tartaglia. On June 29, 1958 in Emporium he married the late Janet Lewis.

 

Junior worked as a firearm on steam and diesel locomotives. He was part of the gang laying and repairing right of ways for the Pennsylvania Railroad. He then joined and served with the United States Navy during the Korean War. After his time in the service he worked as an assistant superintendent with PennDOT for many years. In November 1977 he became a railroad inspector for the Pennsylvania rail program inspecting track conditions and track work. He retired in December 1991. Junior was an avid democrat and a member of the Democratic Committee. He was a member of the VFW and St. Mark Catholic Church. Years ago he started an Italian American dinner and dance get together where the members enjoyed fellowship. 

 

He is survived by a daughter, Victoria (John) Songer, Emporium; a son, Edward (Lori) Tartaglia, Syracuse, NY; five grandchildren: Erin (Justin), Jonathan (Mandy), Joseph (Tasha), Kristen (Jeff) & Katie; one great granddaughter Madeline and one great grandson Noah; one sister, Rose Ann (Jack) Taylor, Florida; one brother, Robert (Letty) Tartaglia, Florida; many nieces and nephews including a special great niece Paige Scott.

 

In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by brothers, Daniel, Joseph and Lawrence Tartaglia; sisters, Jane York, Caroline Tartaglia, Helen House, Sylvia Ives and Grace Scott.

 

Visitation with Video Tribute will be at the Barnett Funeral Home on Monday from 4-7 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at the St. Mark Catholic Church, 235 East Fourth Street, Emporium, PA on Tuesday (August 14, 2018) at 10:30 AM with Rev. Paul S. Siebert, Pastor, as Celebrant.

 

Burial will be in the St. Mark Catholic Cemetery, Emporium, PA

 

Memorial Contributions may be made to the charity of the donors choice. 

 

Online Condolences may be placed at www.BarnettFuneralHome.net


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Joan Tompkins, 70, formerly of Emporium, passed away Saturday, July 28, 2018, in South Hills Rehabilitation & Wellness Center, Canonsburg, Pa.

 

Born September 2, 1947 in St. Marys, she was the daughter of John H. and Mary Yahnite Smith.

 

Before relocating to assisted living in 2014, Joan was a lifelong Emporium resident where she graduated from Cameron County High School. She went on to college and received her teaching degree from Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. In the early 70’s she was a teacher and cheering instructor at Coudersport High School. In the 80’s & 90’s she kept busy by substituting at Cameron County High School, St. Marys area schools, and Austin High School as well as tutoring many students in the community.

 

Joan was a past member of St. Mark Church in Emporium and the Emporium Garden Club and was also a Girl Scout leader in Emporium.

 

She is survived by: one son, Michael Tompkins of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada; one daughter, Becca Tompkins Wassmuth of Austin, TX; three sisters, Judy Smith Topolski of Truckee, California, Jean Smith Everman of Morgan Hill, California, and Mary Smith Curcio of Warren; five grandchildren; and also nieces and nephews.

 

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by one brother, John Smith.

 

Funeral Services will be held at a later date and will be announced.

 

Burial will be in St. Mark Cemetery, Emporium.

 

Memorials, if desired, may be made in Joan’s name to the National Alliance on Mental Illness at www.nami.org

 

Arrangements are under the direction of the Coppersmith-Condon Funeral Home, Emporium.

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Harold Grimm, Jr., 57 of E. Allegany Ave., Emporium passed away suddenly in his home on August 2, 2018. He was born August 15th 1961, in St. Marys the son of Natalie Grimm, Emporium and the late Harold Grimm, Sr.

 

Harold was born and raised in Emporium Pa but had also spent several years in Florida and Maryland. In his youth Harold was an active outdoors man and farmer. He loved to spend time fishing, hunting, and trapping, in addition to raising cows, pigs and horses. Harold also loved his dogs Annie and Pepsi very much. Harold will be sadly missed by his family and friends.

 

He is survived by his mother Natalie and two children Tommy Clinard (Tampa Fla) and 

Jami Lupino (Harrisburg Pa).

 

There will be No Visitation. 

 

Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at the St. Mark Catholic Church, 235 East Fourth Street, Emporium, PA on Monday (August 6, 2018) at 12:00 PM with Rev. Paul S. Siebert, 

Pastor, as Celebrant.

 

Burial will be in the St. Mark Catholic Cemetery, Emporium, PA

 

Online Condolences may be placed at www.BarnettFuneralHome.net

 

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Robert K. Patros, 78, of 871 Hillcrest, Emporium, PA died at his residence on Friday morning. (August 3, 2018). He was born December 11, 1939 in LaCrosse, Wisconsin a son of the late Kenneth and Angeline Shepherd Patros. He married Marsha Westfield Patros, who survives. 

 

He retired from the State DCNR where he worked for many years as a mechanic. After retirement he owned and operated Bobbies Small Engine Repair where he was known as "Mr. Fix it". He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Emporium.

 

In addition to his wife he is survived by son, Tim Patros, Wisconsin; two daughters, Debra Kramer, Waukesha, WI and Pamela Elmhorst, Wisconsin Rapids, WI; one step-daughter, Deborah Pleskonko, West Decatur, PA; and a step-son, Ray Shively, Port Allegany; nine grandchildren, eight great grandchildren; one brother, Ronald Petros, Milwaukee, WI; and a sister, BJ Zulick, Wisconsin Rapids, WI. 

 

In addition to his parents he is preceeded in death by a granddaughter, Tory Marvin, 

 

There will be No Visitation.

 A Memorial Service will be held at the First Presbyterian Church, 205 East Fourth Street, Emporium, PA on Saturday, (August 25, 2018) at 11:00 AM with Pastor Emelia Burdick, Pastor, officiating.

 

Online Condolences may be placed at www.BarnettFuneralHome.net

 

BARNETT FUNERAL HOME, Inc. entrusted with arrangements.

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Patricia L. Costanzo, 91, formerly of 2357 Rich Valley Road, Emporium, PA, died at UPMC-Mercy Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA on Friday afternoon, August 3, 2018 following a lengthy illness.

 

She was born May 1, 1927 in Emporium, PA, a daughter to the late George and Grace Ness Strahl. On February 22, 1949, she married the late Frank P. Costanzo in St. Mark Catholic Church, Emporium.

 

Patricia was a member of the Class of 1945 of Emporium High School where she was a majorette. She last worked as a case manager for The Office of Aging. She enjoyed reading, late night TV, listening to music and her 7 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.

 

She is survived by three sons; Robert Costanzo; Frank Costanzo; Timothy (Deborah)Costanzo; two daughters, Pamela (Craig) Burt and Ann (Donald) Losey all of Emporium; seven grandchildren: Zachary, Luke & Debra Losey, Tony (Caitlyn) and Louis Costanzo; Ann & Jessica Burt and one great granddaughter Emma.

 

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by a daughter, Debra A. Costanzo and a brother, Robert Strahl.

 

There will be No Visitation.

 

 Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at St. Mark Catholic Church, 235 East Fourth Street, Emporium, PA on Monday (August 6, 2018) at 10:00 AM with Rev. Paul S.Siebert, Pastor, as Celebrant.

 

Burial will be in the St. Mark Catholic Cemetery, Emporium, PA.

 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Cameron County Ambulance Service, 299 E. Second St., Emporium or the to Cameron County SPCA, 678 South Mountain Rd., 

Emporium, PA 15834

 
     

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