Miller Funeral Home and Crematory-Serving the Families of Somerset County Since 1953

Click on a name to leave a condolence.
All comments are reviewed before publishing. It may take 1 to 3 hours to post. Comments posted after 5PM will publish the following day.

Thank You


Norman L. Harvey Jr., 63, of Somerset, passed on May 25, 2015 at Somerset Hospital. Born November 8, 1951 in Somerset, he is a son of the late Norman and Mary Grace (Glessner) Harvey. He is survived by his wife Judy (Shaulis) Harvey; step-children Terri (Shaulis) Marsteller and husband Richard of New Park and Douglas Shaulis and fiance Stephanie of Somerset; step-grandchildren Drew and Emily Marsteller of New Park; and step-great-grandchildren Seitel and Rhett Marsteller of New Park; brothers and sister John Harvey and wife Sandy of Friedens, Donald Harvey of Somerset, Mary Lee Wirick and husband Randy of Millersville, OH, and and David Harvey and wife Valerie of Connellsville; and nephews Adam Wirick of Troy, MI and Andrew Harvey of Friedens. Norman was a veteran of the US Army during the Vietnam War. READ ON…

Comments (2)


Francis J. “Frank” McGlone, 87, of Somerset, passed on May 24, 2015 at the In Touch Hospice House. Born November 3, 1927 in Bridgeville, he is a son of the late Frank and Jane (McGuirk) McGlone. He is also preceded in death by his son Dennis Gronski; brother Desmond McGlone; and sisters Jane Nelson, Marion Baine, and Elizabeth Mulvey. Frank is survived by his companion of 38 years, Betty Baumgardner; her children Greg Baumgardner and wife Nancy of Berlin and Joe Baumgardner and wife Amy of Bethel Park; grandson Dennis Gronski; great-grandchildren Dennis and Kaitlin Gronski; and numerous nieces, nephews, and extended family. Frank was a graduate of Bridgeville High Scholl and a veteran of the US Navy in WWII and the Korean War. READ ON…

Comments (2)


Ralph O. “Sonny” Bittner, 73, of Somerset, died May 21, 2015 at home. Born September 26, 1941 in Somerset. He is preceded in death by his parents Ralph L. Bittner and Irene E. (Walter) Bittner; and aunt and uncle Avanelle and George Dunmeyer. Sonny is survived by his daughters Jodi (wife of Wayne B. Pugh Jr) and Lori Costea; sister Jean Pletcher; niece Debbie Pletcher ; grandchildren Ashley Pugh, Lacey Pugh, Cheyenne Thompson, and Carter Mikkelson. Sonny was a veteran of the US Army in the Vietnam War. He worked for many years as a welder, and later, for Herring Motors as a welder and tow truck driver. Sonny loved being outdoors with his companion “Princess” and his other numerous animals over the years. Sonny will be greatly missed by his family and friends. There will be no viewing or service at his request. Arrangements by MILLER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, SOMERSET.

Comments (2)


Adam Wild, 31, of Somerset, died on May 12, 2015 unexpectedly at home. Born in North Shields, England on March 18, 1984, Adam was the son of Paul and Diane (Dempsey) Wild of Somerset. He is preceded in death by his grandfathers Eddie Wild and Dennis Dempsey. Adam is survived by his parents Paul and Diane Wild; beloved children Layla and Damien; sister Amy and fiance John Coll, and nephews Dominic and Reo, of Pittsburgh; sister Rebecca and fiance Jeffrey Flower, and nephews Micah, Landon, and Jase, of Somerset; grandmothers Enid Wild and Iris Dempsey, both living in England; aunts and uncles Beverly and Bill Brown, Gary and Michelle Wild, Denise and Brian Wells, Keith and Anne Dempsey, and Neil and Susan Dempsey, numerous cousins, second cousins, and extended family, all living in England and Scotland; friends David and Sandy Flower of Somerset; Layla’s mom Fallon and her family; and Damien’s mom Rachel and her family. READ ON…

Comments (8)


Norma G. Engle, 78, of Trent, passed on May 19, 2015 at In Touch Hospice House. Born Sept. 5, 1936 in Middle Creek Twp., she is the daughter of the late Lawrence and Jennie (Pritts) Lyons. She is preceded in death by parents; son, Craig Engle in 2003; brothers Lawrence “June” Lyons and Kenneth Lyons; and sister, Dorothy “Sis” (Domer “Pete”) Miller.
Norma is survived by Kenneth “Bud” Engle, Trent; daughter Stacey Engle, Bakersville; grandson Cody Martz and fiancée Vicki Nedrow and great-grandchildren Gauge and Hannah, all of Rockwood; sister-in-laws Althea Lyons, Somerset, and Grace Lyons, Chambersburg; numerous nieces and nephews; dear friend Gary Landis; and beloved dog Jasper. READ ON…

Comments (4)


Brian John Edward Delancey, 33, of Stoystown, went to be with his Lord on May 18, 2015. He was born June 26, 1981. Surviving him are his wife Jennifer (Garapolo) Delancey and children Isabella, Jessica, and Carmella; his parents, Lisa Delancey and Kenneth Hoffman; sisters Tabitha (Brice) Wilson and Karen (Greg) Leach and their children Ethan and Aubrynn Wilson, and Jarrod and Mikayla Leach; grandparents John and Karen Delancey; special uncle Brian Delancey and family; and aunts Brenda Delancey and Tracey (Jeff) Dunmeyer. There will be no viewing or visitation. Arrangements by MILLER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, SOMERSET.

Comments (3)


Beatrice Kister, 77, of Berlin, passed on May 19, 2015 at the In Touch Hospice House. Born January 4, 1938 in McDonaldton, she is a daughter of the late Carl and Anna (Maticka) Krepelka. She is also preceded in death by her husband Clifford J. Kister Jr. in 2012; and sisters Margaret McGlade, Rita Maddux, Rose Krepelka, and Virdean Schott. Beatrice is survived by her children Clifford J. Kister III and wife Amy of Berlin and Karen Kay Sidone and husband Rocco of Berlin; grandchildren Joshua Kister, Jessica Sidone and husband Daniel, Jennifer Fritz and husband Scott, and Eric Sidone and wife Cyndi; great-grandchildren Aven and Molli; sisters Mary Barron, Ann Buyuklian, Helen Will, Theresa Farling, and Carolyn Schrock; and brother Edward Krepelka. READ ON…

No comments


Steven Henry “Alf” Hahn, 42, of Meyersdale, passed on May 12, 2015 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital. Born May 5, 1973 in Meyersdale, he is a son of the late James Hahn. He is survived by his mother Mary Katherine (Werner) Hahn of Meyersdale; brother Jeffrey Hahn and wife Gwen of Meyersdale; nephew Kurt Hahn and fiance Meaghan Hainzer; and numerous extended family members. Alf was a 1991 graduate of Meyersdale High School. He was a member of the Sons of the American Legion Post 112, the Kennells Mills Sportsman Club, and the Amity United Church of Christ. He was an avid football and NASCAR fan, and a member of the Swampcreek Racing Team. He spent countless hours on his computer. Alf was a full organ donor, his parting gift to his fellow man. READ ON…

Comments (1)


Sanford “Mummie” Henry, 86, of Trent, went to be with the Lord on May 5, 2015 from Somerset Hospital. Born May 6, 1928 in Middlecreek Twp., he is a son of the late Roy and Effie (Pritts) Henry. He is also preceded in death by his wife Doris Mae (Phillippi) Henry and brother Archie Henry. He is survived by his children Debbie Baker and husband Paul, Michael Henry and wife Jeanne, and Lynn “Bink” Henry and wife Kim, all of Trent; grandchildren Nathan Baker and wife Jessie, Valerie Wong and husband Michael, Michael S. Henry, Joseph Henry and wife Melissa, and Drew Henry and wife Katie; great-grandchildren Jack Henry, Brady and Morgan Wong, and Tucker Henry; sister Bessie Legas; and brothers Leland and Howard “Baby” Henry. READ ON…

No comments


Mary A Lephart, 97, of Somerset passed on to her eternal life in Heaven on May 3, 2015 at Somerset Hospital.  Born December 1, 1917 in Cairnbrook, she was the daughter of Tony and Jennie Strasiser.  She was preceded in death by parents, husband, A. J. Lephart, son, Eldon J. Lephart, brother, Tony Strasiser, and sisters, Julia Carter, Molly Naymick, and Jennie Selby.  She is survived by her daughter, Nancy Lephart, grandson, Jason Lephart, and daughter-in-law, Linda Lephart, all of Somerset, stepgrandson, Scott Maust and wife Janine of Robinson, brother, Frank Strasiser and wife, Aletta of Stoystown, and various nieces and nephews.   READ ON…

Comments (2)