David A. Shannon, 54, of 115 Frey Road, Kersey, passed away Monday, June 7, 2021, at UPMC Altoona Hospital, after a brief illness.

He was born March 28, 1967, in St. Marys, son of the late Terrance J. and Romaine M. Copella Shannon, Sr.  David was a lifelong resident of the area, was a graduate of St. Marys Area High School, and also a graduate of Jeff Tech.  David was a retired employee of the City of St. Marys, retiring after 32 years of service.

He is survived by his three sisters: Deborah Schatz and her husband Albert, Susan Bobenrieth and her husband Donald “Flip”, and Sonia Scutella and her husband Paul, all of St. Marys; two brothers: Terrance J. Shannon and his wife Kathy and Michael J. Shannon and his wife Shannon, both of St. Marys; and by his nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, David was preceded in death by a brother, Francis Shannon.

David enjoyed hunting and spending time out in the woods.  He also enjoyed working in his shop and he especially loved to work on cars.  There is nothing that David could not fix.

There will be no visitation.

Funeral and committal services will be held privately at the convenience of the family.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to Penn Highlands Community Nurses, Hospice, 757 Johnsonburg Road, Suite 200, St. Marys, PA  15857.

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Jerome C. Feidler, 84, of 140 Teaberry Road, St. Marys, passed away Tuesday, June 1, 2021, at Penn Highlands Elk, after a brief illness.

He was born January 8, 1937, in Kersey, son of the late Chauncey and Theresa Schaffman Feidler.  Jerome attended Kersey schools and was a self-employed carpenter.  He was a lifelong resident of St. Marys.

On October 21, 1961, in the Queen of the World Church, Jerome married Joyce M. Eckert, who survives.  He is also survived by a daughter, Jacqueline Campbell (Sean) of Gallatin TN; by one son: Jeffrey Feidler of Kersey; by three grandchildren: Carlie Campbell, Erin Campbell, and Patrick Campbell; by two sisters-in-law: Shirley Feidler of St. Marys and Veronica Feidler of Daguscahonda; and by several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Jerome was preceded in death by four sisters: Martha Minechelli, Helen Feidler, Dorothy Knouse, and Esther Glance; and by six bothers: James Feidler, Robert Feidler, Richard Feidler, Clarence Feidler, Leonard Feidler and Norman Feidler.  He was the last member of his immediate family.

Jerome was a member of the Queen of the World Church and was a veteran of the United States Army.  He enjoyed his time hunting and gardening.  He was fortunate to have his passion for woodworking also be his career in carpentry and he excelled in cabinetry.  Jerome also enjoyed antique cars and attending car part swap meets with his son.  He especially enjoyed spending time with his family.

Family and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated in the Queen of the World Church on Friday, June 4, 2021 at 1:00 PM with the Rev. Jeffery Noble, Pastor, officiating.  Burial will follow in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.

Visitation will be held at the Lynch-Radkowski Funeral Home on Thursday, June 3, 2021 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM.

Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Christian Food Bank, PO Box 1033, St. Marys, PA  15857.

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Charles A. Swanson

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Kathleen A. “Kathy” Sette

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Louise B. Milslagle

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Annette C. Anderson

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Wanda L. Michuck

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David J. Wehler

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Gloria J. Wehler

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Agnes B. “Mickey” Copeland

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Agnes B. “Mickey” Copeland, 91, of 852 S. Michael Road, St. Marys, passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, April 28, 2021, at Penn Highlands Elk. She was born August 31, 1929, in St. Marys, daughter of the late Gilbert and Margaret Loichinger Baumgratz.  Mickey lived in California for over 25 years and moved back to St. Marys […]

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Charles B. Watson, Jr.

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Clifford “Skip” W. Johnson

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Gary J. DeFrain, Jr.

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William George “Dink” Dinsmore

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Jay C. Gross, Jr.

April 13, 2021

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Anna Mae Mertz

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Cheryl L. Aloi

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Jack L. Cheatle

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Dr. Theresa V. Tucker, D.C.

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Robert J. Bullers

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Mary Lee Gabor

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Mary A. Cadori

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William J. “Bill” Savel

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C. Steven Gerg

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Timothy R. Lenze

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Donna J. Hasselman

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Joanna M. Angelo

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Joyce E. Fantechi

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Barbara C. Yohe

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Kathleen M. Alphonso

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Michael D. Aul

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Grant L. Reiter

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Roy L. Johnson

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