Grace Ella Sanker, Johnstown formerly of Ebensburg. Age 87. Died Oct. 27, 2017 in Richland Twp.. Born June 17, 1930 in Johnstown. Daughter of John and Angeline ( Rudolph ) Jacoby. Preceded in death by parents, husband Myrrl " Pep " Sanker, brothers John and Edmond. Survived by sister Phyllis J. wife of Samuel P. Contacos, Johnstown and nephew Jason Jacoby and wife Annette and Jacob and nephew Brandon Jacoby and wife Theresa both of Ebensburg. Former owner of Ebensburger Motel and Candlelite Restaurant. Life time member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary and a former member of the Catholic Daughters of the Americas Court # 680 Ebensburg. Grace was a graduate of the Coronet Academy of Modeling Grace touched the hearts of many and was a true blessing to all who knew her. At Grace's request there will be no public viewing or visitation. Funeral Mass 11 a.m. Friday at Holy Name Catholic Church Ebensburg. The Rev Msgr David Lockard. Internment Holy Name Mausoleum Funeral arrangements by the Matevish and Matevish Funeral Home, Ebensburg. In Lieu of flowers please make donations to the Cambria County Humane Society or Holy Name School Angel Fund in Grace's memory.
Published on October 31, 2017