RIDGWAY - Melissa
Birch Howard, 57, of 311 Jackson Ave., Ridgway, died
in the early hours of Saturday morning (Sept. 27,
2014) at her residence, following a 16-month
Funeral arrangements are incomplete
and will be announced by the Thompson Funeral Home,
Ridgway. Friends will be received Monday, September
29th, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Thompson Funeral
Home. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday,
September 30th at 4 p.m.
ST. MARYS -
Richard "Rick" John Farabaugh, 54,
died Thursday, Sept. 18, 2014 following a lengthy
He was born June 26, 1960 in St.
Marys, son of Peg Farabaugh. He was preceded in
death by his father, John Farabaugh, in 1995.
Rick attended St. Marys Public High
School and was a graduate of Triangle Tech. He was
an electrician and owner of Rick's Electric Service
in St. Marys for a number of years.
He is survived by a son, Christopher
(Renee), and three grandchildren, Grace, Mya and
Christopher Jr., of North Carolina. He is also
survived by one sister, Amy Farabaugh, of
Naperville, Ill., and six brothers, Mike Farabaugh
and Terry Farabaugh, both of Indianapolis, Ind.; and
Bill (Stacey) Farabaugh, Kenny (Sara) Farabaugh, Dan
(Karen) Farabaugh and Joe Farabaugh, all of St.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be
held at Sacred Heart Church on Monday, Sept. 29 at
10 a.m. There will be no visitation.
Interment will follow in St. Mary's
Catholic Cemetery at the convenience of the family.
If desired, memorials may be made to the Sacred
Heart Church Building Fund.
Lynch Green Funeral Home
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