Past Funerals

Edward “Mick” D. Hughes

EDWARD “MICK” D. HUGHES, SR., 80, of Clinton, Hanover Township, died Friday afternoon, July 26, 2013 in Heritage Valley Sewickley.

Born July 8, 1933, in Clinton, PA, a son of the late Fieldy and Florence Gray Hughes, Mr. Hughes was a retired heavy equipment operator for the coal mines.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Martha F. (Swango) Hughes; and two brothers, Bob and Carl Hughes.

He is survived by three sons, Edward Detmer “Mick” Hughes Jr. and his wife Cindy, Imperial; David Wayne Hughes and his wife, Michelle, Hookstown; Ricky Lee Hughes, Clinton; brother of Chester Hughes and his wife, Evelyn of Clinton and Marjorie Buxton Hughes of Clinton and grandfather of Eddie, Ryan, Amy, and Nicholas Hughes.

Friends will be received Sunday from 6 to 8 pm and Monday from 2 to 4 pm and 6 to 8 pm in the Moody Funeral Home, Route 30, Clinton, where a service will be held on Tuesday at 10 am with Rev. Cinda Isler of the Hebron Presbyterian Church, officiating.

Interment will follow in the Hopewell-Hebron Cemetary.

David H. Craig

DAVID H. CRAIG, 75, of Imperial, on July 3, 2013.

Father of Ronald Craig and Christine Fetchin; brother of Tom (Dot) Craig of Imperial, Kenneth (Kay) Craig of Clinton, Peggy (Bill) Wilson Clinton, Carol (Tony) Keller of KY, Barbara (Carl) Noyes of MO, and the late Francis, William, and Donald Craig; also five grandchildren, David and Rachel Craig, Zachery, Sara Jo, and Jake Fetchin. A veteran of the US Army. He worked at the Aliquippa and Southern Railroad as a conductor.

Friends received in the MOODY FUNERAL HOME, Rt. 30 Clinton, Sunday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Graveside Services will be held Monday 11 a.m. in the Clinton U.P. Church Cemetery.

Leo (Silver Dollar) Nadik, Sr.

LEO (SILVER DOLLAR) NADIK, SR., 92, of Clinton, on May 27, 2013.

Beloved husband of Gladys (Engle); beloved father of Leo (Linda) Nadik, James (Sherry) Nadik, Elaine (William) Nilon, Jr., Barbara (John Thomas) Kowcheck, Jean (Herb) Roessler and Larry (Diane) Nadik, and the late Michael Nadik; also preceded in death was his grandson, William Nilon, III; a brother, Nick Nadik; and a brother-in-law, Tony Java. In addition to his children, he is survived by sister, Helen Java and a sister-in-law, Gertrude Nadik; 17 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Friends will be received in the MOODY FUNERAL HOME, Rt. 30, Clinton, Thursday 6-8 p.m., Friday 2-4 and 6-9 p.m., and Saturday from 9-10 a.m. Proceed to the Hebron Presbyterian Church at 10:15 a.m. where services will be held at 11 a.m. Interment with full military honors in the Hopewell-Hebron Cemetery.

Joseph M. Mihalic

JOSEPH M. MIHALIC, 62, of Clinton, died Saturday morning, May 25, 2013 in the comfort of his home with family at his side.

Beloved husband of 41 years to Cindy L. (Herrmann) Mihalic; beloved father of Jon (Sarah) Mihalic and Chris (Jackie Magee) Mihalic, all of Clinton; also surviving is one grandson, Colton Joseph Mihalic.

Friends received in the MOODY FUNERAL HOME, Rt. 30, Clinton, Tuesday 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. A Memorial Service will be held Wednesday, May 29, 11 a.m. at the Sharon Presbyterian Church, 522 Carnot Rd., Moon Twp., 15108. EVERYONE TO MEET AT CHURCH.

Memorials in Joe’s name can be made to St. Jude’s Children Hospital.

David N. Taylor

DAVID N. TAYLOR, 83,  of Coaroplois, died Sunday, May 5, 2013 at Country Meadows Bridgeville.

Born August 10, 1929 in Methil Fifeshire, Scotland. He was the son of the late David and Olive (Gill) Taylor. He was a retired interior designer having worked for the JC Penney Company.

As per his wishes there will be no viewing or services. Cremation will take place with burial to follow in the in Hopewell-Hebron Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to MOODY FUNERAL HOME, Rt. 30 Clinton.

James E. “Jamie” “Jay” Adams

JAMES E. “JAMIE” “JAY” ADAMS “Little did we know that day that God would call your name, in life we loved you dearly; in death we do the same.” On March 11, 2013, James E. Adams, 29, of Imperial, was tragically taken from all those who loved him.

James was born on October 20, 1983, in Clinton, PA, and was the son of Edward and Eleanor (Carson) Adams. He graduated from South Side High School and had attended Hebron Presbyterian Church. He was also proud of attaining the rank of Eagle Scout. He was currently employed at the Grab & Go in Imperial while pursuing his interest in becoming a full time Deejay. Surviving, in addition to his parents, is his maternal grandmother, Anne E. Swogger and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins. He also leaves to mourn his passing his many friends and acquaintances. James was a versatile young man who would gladly tackle any problem presented to him. He especially loved to work on computers and electronics. He had a kind and gentle manner and was a friend to everyone he met.

Family and friends are welcome to call at the MOODY FUNERAL HOME, 1227 RTE# 30, Clinton, 15026 Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Everyone is asked to meet at the Hebron Presbyterian Church, 1767 RTE# 30, Clinton, 15026 Saturday where his services will be held at 11 a.m.

Donald L. Spray

DONALD L. SPRAY, 75, of Imperial (Findlay Twp.), on Feb. 3, 2013. Beloved father of Jay L. Spray and Shannon D. and her husband, Brian Andelmo; grandfather of Alyssa G. Andelmo; brother of the late Jessolyn Hopkins; dear friend of Betsy Ergen.

Friends received MOODY FUNERAL HOME, Rt. 30, Clinton, Wed., 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. where services will be held Thursday, at 10 a.m.

Elmer N. “Ducky” Morra

ELMER N. “DUCKY” MORRA, Sr. 82, of Oakdale (North Fayette Twp.), accidentally on Saturday, January 26, 2013, while in Florida.  He was a heavy equipment operator belonging to Operating Engineers Local #66 and a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in Korea. He was a member of the Pittsburgh Scooter Club.

Beloved husband of Emily I. (Grady) Morra; dear father of Lisa M. Norton and her late husband, Joseph “Bud” of McDonald and Elmer N. “Ducky” Morra, Jr., of Noblestown; brother of Arthur (Margaret) Morra and Edward (Joyce) Morra, all of Paris, PA; grandfather of Elmer N. Morra III and Amanda Dawn Morra; great-grandfather of Elijah Benjamin Morra.

Friends received Saturday and Sunday, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. in the MOODY FUNERAL HOME, Route 30, Clinton, where services will be held on Sunday evening at 7:30 p.m. Burial will take place in the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies. Memorials in his name can be made to Smile Train, PO Box 96231, Washington, D.C., 20090-6231.

James R. Moody, Sr.

JAMES R. MOODY, SR., 87, of Clinton, on January 17, 2013.

Husband of the late Thelma L. (Milligan) Moody; beloved father of James R. Moody, Jr., Eleanor (Dennis) Vish, and David (Jan) Moody; grandfather of Dennis (Kim) Vish III, Daniel Vish, and Morgan and Taylor Moody, Janelle Lea and Rhonda Dehner; also surviving are three great-grandchildren; brother of the late Eleanor Jean Moody and Marion Moody Leber Hilty.

Family and friends are welcome to attend his memorial service on Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 2 p.m. in the MOODY FUNERAL HOME, Rt. 30, Clinton. He will be laid to rest beside his late wife, Thelma, in the Hopewell-Hebron Cemetery. Memorials, if desired, can be made to the Clinton Wesleyn Church, PO Box Clinton, PA 15026.

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