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Wednesday April 24th, 2019
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Thursday April 25th, 2019

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Jelorma K. DeMario

DeMario, Jelorma K., “Duke”, 96, of Richland. Died April 21, 2019, at Arbutus Park Manor. Born Jan. 17, 1923, in Johnstown. Daughter of the late Vincenzo and Vincenza (Sunseri) Lopresti. Also preceded in death by husband of 59 years, Dominic A. DeMario; siblings August, Phillip, Jack, Joseph, Marian and Josephine Lopresti and Marie Brendel. Jelorma was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Also, special nieces Dolores Tinkle, Catherine Suskie, Nadine Golias and Joanne Litzinger; and numerous nieces and nephews; and grand and great grand nieces and nephews. Also special care giver Gina Straw. A 1941 graduate of Johnstown High School and was instrumental in organizing the 68th and 69th year class reunions. Retired co-owner of Lopresti Market, Geistown, which was established July 19, 1939. She retired after 66 years and known to customers and friends as “Duke”. Member of Christian Mothers and Guild. Life long member of St. Clare of Assisi Catholic Church, Woodvale (formerly St. Anthony Church) where Funeral Mass will be held at 10 am Thursday. Fr. Matthew Misurda, Pastor. Friends received 3-7 pm Wednesday at Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland, where Vigil service will be held. Entombment at Richland Cemetery Mausoleum. Family suggests donations to Arbutus Park Manor or Windber Hospice in memory of Jelorma.  (Online condolences may be posted to www.wharrisfuneralhome.com)

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A Warm Thoughts was ordered on April 24, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Apr 24 2019 12:00 AM

We'll miss you Aunt Jelorma

Matthew Cross Apr 24 2019 12:00 AM

A MONET'S GARDEN TABLE BASKET was sent on April 23, 2019

Thank you for wonderful memories of visits with both of you. Linda DeMario and family

Expression of Sympathy Apr 23 2019 12:00 AM

A Peace, Prayers, & Blessings- All White was ordered on April 23, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Apr 23 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Jelorma DeMario

Carla and Chris Lynch Apr 23 2019 12:00 AM

A SOFT AND SWEET MEMORIES    STANDING SPRAY was ordered on April 22, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Apr 22 2019 12:00 AM

An Arrive In Style was ordered on April 22, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Apr 22 2019 12:00 AM