April 28th, 2014
When a hospital seeks to obtain accreditation for its clinical laboratory through COLA, it strives to meet the high standards required for the recognition.
EAST KANE â The Kane Volunteer Fire Department battled a brush fire Monday afternoon in a power line right-of-way along Buffalo and Pittsburgh Railroad tracks in East Kane.
Ridgway baseball used a nine-run second inning to break Monday's game open in a 16-5 five-inning victory over Kane Monday afternoon at Sandy Beach Recreational Park.
Ethel Mae Chappo, 86, of Kane, died Monday, April 28, 2014.
She was born Aug. 8, 1927, in Carnegie, a daughter of Trevor George Davis and Gertrude Blanche Stevens.
Mrs. Chappo worked in the laundry service at the Washington Hospital for 18 years.Â She loved her dogs and enjoyed ceramics, word search books, and playing cards.Â She looked forward to shopping and eating meals out with her family.Â
Mrs. Chappo was a member of First United Methodist Church in Kane and a former member of Fourth Presbyterian Church in Washington.
Deceased is her first husband, Roy Winters.
Mary Ann Bennett, 80, of 2 Greeves St., Kane, formerly of DeYoung, died unexpectedly Monday evening, April 28, 2014 at the Kane Community Hospital. Arrangements, in the care of the Ronald McDonald II Funeral Home, Inc., are incomplete and will be announced.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.ronaldmcdonaldfuneralhome.com.
Everyone looks forward to weekends.
Everyone except Beverly Sivak.
âI hate weekends,â Sivak said with a rare frown on her face. âYouâre all alone with nothing to do.â
Weekends are the only days Sivak canât go to the Kane Senior Center, which she affectionately calls her âhome away from home.â
The Kane Volunteer Fire Department surpassed its goal Saturday in the Drive 4UR Community Ford test drive program.
The Kane boysâ and girlsâ track and field teams competed in the prestigious Lock Haven Invitational on Saturday. More than three dozen teams took part in the invitational, with more than 1,000 athletes from across Pennsylvania competing.
Emma Jean Carlson, 84, of 215 Park Ave., died Friday, April 25, 2014 at Kane Community Hospital.
Born Feb. 26, 1930, in James City, she was a daughter of Harry and Hazel Smith Bouch. She was married to Walter N. Carlson who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Carlson, a homemaker, was a member of Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church and was a former member of the V.F.W. Auxiliary.
Eva Caribardi, 91, of 296 Fairview Ave., Johnsonburg, died Friday morning, April 25, 2014 at UPMC Presbyterian in Pittsburgh.
Born March 4, 1923 in Johnsonburg, she was the daughter of Gennaro and Frances Chirillo Aiello. On Oct. 9, 1940 in Johnsonburg, she married James Caribardi Sr., who survives.
Eva was a devout member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church where she founded the committee to prepare funeral dinners. She carried on her mother's tradition of the Feast of the Annunciation with a 365 bead Rosary.