Doris M Contrillo

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Doris M Contrillo

September 20, 1928 - February 09, 2019

Doris M Contrillo Contrillo, Doris M., 90, Johnstown, went home to be with the Lord February 9, 2019 at Forest Hills Personal Care. Born September 20, 1928 to the late Alonzo and Doris (Lehman) Johnson. Preceded in death by her parents, her first husband James Griffith, her second husband, Joseph J. Contrillo, her children, Janet Seese, and Clifford Griffith; her siblings, DePhane Baer and Sarah Berkebile. Survived by her daughter, Jennifer Saltarelli, Johnstown; her grandchildren, Heather Hajer (Bob), Ellen Tackett (Joe), Matthew Griffith (Vanessa), Benjamin Griffith (Christina); 6 great grandchildren; her siblings, Alonzo Johnson, New Hampshire; Lila Weese, Munhall, PA; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and other extended family and friends. Doris attended Elton United Methodist for many years; she was employed for a time at Ross Turkey Farm, and also by Stonycreek Township. Doris enjoyed spending time with her family, word puzzles, baking, playing cards, and loved her cats. Friends and family will be received on Thursday February 14, 2019 from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM, and again at 10 AM on Friday February 15, 2019 until the time of the funeral service at 11 AM at Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., 1521 Frankstown Rd. Pastor Randy Bain, officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Doris can be made to the Paralyzed Veterans of America (, or the Nardecchia Spay Neuter Fund ( The family wishes to thank the staff at Forest Hills Personal Care, and the nurses and caregivers from Ascera Care Hospice for all the loving care they provided for Doris. Arrangements in care of Hindman Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., 1521 Frankstown Rd., "Exclusive Provider of Veterans and Family Memorial Care." Condolences may be made at
Published on February 11, 2019
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Benjamin, Christina, and Harrison Griffith
Feb 15, 2019
I will miss you very much Grandma. I'm glad that you got to spend time with Harrison and he always enjoyed time with "GiGi". Thank you for excellent memories and I hope you rest peacefully with my dad and Janet. Christina, Harrison, and I love you always Grandma (GiGi).
Marsha & Keith Griffith
Feb 14, 2019
Doris always had a ready smile! A very sweet lady. Deepest sympathy to all.
Feb 12, 2019
My deepest heart felt condolences. She was like a mother to me. Sorry for your loss. Be strong.
toni illuzzi
Feb 12, 2019
My deepest sympathy to Jennifer and all the family.I remember Doris always being so nice and sweet when we would be at their house back i our junior high days..Such a lovely lady.
Jean Hudak
Feb 11, 2019
To the family and loved ones of Doris, I express my love to you and my deepest sympathy and my love and prayers for you and your family and may the perpetual light shine upon her and may you be comforted by your neighbors and relatives and family members and friends that include myself. It was an honor and privilege to be chosen to be her care giver and friend for Doris in the past 4 1/2 years. She will always remain "special" to me and in my prayers and close to my heart, I love you Jean
Carrie Fondelier and family
Feb 11, 2019
Best neighbor ever! Doris will be sadly missed.sending condolences to Jen and family.