Desa Danielle Bane, 15 of Clymer, PA., was sadly taken from us on October 19, 2012.
Desa was the daughter of Cindy L. (Himes) Vrana and Robert Daniel Bane Jr., born on August 28, 1997 in Johnstown, PA.
Desa was a student at Penns Manor Area High School and briefly attended Conemaugh Township High School in Davidsville. Desa enjoyed cheerleading, tumbling, gymnastics, and being with her friends. She had a beautiful smile and a contagious laugh. During her brief life, Desa managed to make an impact on the lives of many people. She will be sadly missed.
Desa is survived by her parents, Cindy L. (Himes) Vrana married to Steve Vrana of Clymer, Robert D. Bane Jr. married to Terrie Kull of Johnstown; Maternal grandparents, Nancy and Dwaine Meredith of Johnstown, Raymond and Marcia Himes of Davidsville; Paternal grandfather, Robert Bane Sr. of Johnstown; four brothers and sisters, AnnaMarie Stoehr of Johnstown, Joshua Stoehr of Clymer, Lucas Vrana of Clymer, Shaleigh Pennington of Dixonville.
Desa is also survived by her cousins Nicole Boyle and Kamden Boyle; a special grandmother, Sharon Barto; special friend, Hannah, and numerous aunts, uncles and other cousins.
She was preceded in death by her paternal grandmother, Delores (Grandma Dolly) Bane and maternal aunt, Deborah Ledney.
Family and friends will be received on Tuesday, October 23, 2012 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Harry J. Bence Funeral Home, Clymer. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 10 a.m. at the Church of the Resurrection, Clymer. Interment will follow at Grandview Cemetery, Johnstown.
“Love is stronger than death even though it can’t stop death from happening, but no matter how hard death tries it can’t separate people from love. It can’t take away our memories either. In the end, love is stronger than death.”