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Merle H. Rouser

June 28, 1929 ~ February 5, 2024 (age 94) 94 Years Old

Merle Rouser Obituary

Rouser, Merle H., 94, Johnstown, passed away February 5, 2024 at Richland Woods.  Born June 28, 1929 in Conemaugh. Son of Homer and Emma (Thomas) Rouser. Preceded in death by parents, son David (Raleigh, NC), son -in-law James Lavis, grandson Jesse Lavis, brothers Floyd, Glenn Rouser and brother-in-law Jack Locher. Survived by wife Donna Jean (Dye). Sister Delores Locher and sister-in-law Delores Rouser. Children Diane Lavis, Joyce (David) DiBuono, Sandra Miller, Wendy Rouser, daughter-in-law Patty Rouser. Surviving grandchildren: Mason Rouser, Aaron Jones, Michael DiBuono, Lianna Dimperio, Ashley Bard, Jamie Muir, Nicholas DiBuono, Casey Lavis, Adam Jones, Angela Spengler, Austin Spengler, Alexa Corey, Tess Evans, Cody Evans and 16 great-grandchildren and one on the way. Merle was a 1947 graduate of Conemaugh Twp. High School. Retired with 36 years from US Steel. Worked 17 years at Mihalko General Contracting. Also 8 years with Stanley Home products. He had 3 years’ service in US Army. A longtime member of the Belmont Community Church. The family thanks the caring, wonderful staff at Richland Woods and AseraCare. The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 pm Thursday at Meek and Dalla Valle Funeral Home, Windber and from 10 am until time of funeral at 11 am, Friday at Belmont Community Church of Johnstown. Rev. Tom Moore, pastor. Entombment Richland Cemetery Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Belmont Community Church in memory of Merle.

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February 8, 2024

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Meek & Dalla Valle Funeral Home, LLC
1312 Graham Avenue
Windber, PA 15963

February 9, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:00 PM
Belmont Community Church of Johnstown

Funeral Service
February 9, 2024

11:00 AM
Belmont Community Church of Johnstown


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