RESPET – Jacob L., 88, Geistown, passed away Nov. 12, 2007, at home. Born July 5, 1919, in Johnstown, son of the late Jacob and Mary (Respet) Respet. Preceded in death by wife, Emma Urinsky and sisters, Christine Kopler and Mary Kisel. Survived by daughter, Audrey, married to Richard Kane, Chicago; grandchildren, Colleen, Daniel and Edward; and great-grandchildren Patrick, Brianna and Jacob. Brother of Charles Respet, Johnstown. Also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins. Member of St. Benedict Catholic Church. He was a Navy veteran, serving in World War II. He was an avid gardener and enjoyed making clocks. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Henderson Funeral Home, East Hills, where a vigil service will be held. Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Benedict Church. Committal, Grandview Cemetery.

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