Altoona Obituaries

Altoona Obituaries

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  • Thursday Dec 13 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Richard W. Drabic

    He was born in Altoona, son of the late John W. and Ida A. Drabic. On Aug. 7, 1948, he married Betty L. Steward and she preceded him in death on Nov. 4, 2004.

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  • Thursday Dec 13 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Lester M. - Hap' - Jim' Weise

    He was born in Duncansville, son of the late Lester M. and Esther Weise. On June 9, 1951, he married Hazel L. Varner in Cumberland, Md., and she preceded him in death on Dec. 29, 2017, after 66 years of marriage.

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  • Tuesday Dec 11 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Sara Jean Housley

    Surviving are two children: Janine Hawk and husband, Dan, of Centre Hall, and Robert Housley and wife, Robin, of Dysart; four grandchildren: Aaron and Jennifer Hawk and David and Bryan Housley; and a sister, Betty Styles of Puyallup, Wash. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers: Robert Allison and Donald Allison.

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  • Sunday Dec 9 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Marjorie A. Porta

    She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Charles and Joan Orr. She married Howard J. Porta on Aug. 24, 1957, at St. Leo Catholic Church.

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  • Saturday Dec 8 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Joel Cohen

    Joel Cohen, 83, formerly of Altoona, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018, surrounded by family, succumbing to a battle with Alzheimer's disease. Surviving are his loving wife, Susan; two children: Brian Cohen of State College and Sari Taft of Potomac, Md.; three grandchildren: Jaxson Cohen and Hanna and Graham Taft; his sister, Lynn Fishbaine, of Altoona; and three nephews: Steven Fishbaine, Daniel Fishbaine and Joel Fishbaine.

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  • Thursday Dec 6 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Benjamin S. Forshey Sr.

    He was born in Altoona, son of the late Harry S. and Anna Forshey. On Nov. 3, 1954, he married Delores A. Sinisi in Altoona, and she preceded him in death on March 24, 2001.

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  • Tuesday Dec 4 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Walter W. Focht

    He was born in Yellow Springs, son of the late David W. and Flora Mae Focht. On Nov. 7, 1945, he married Janet L. Sinclair in Maryland, and she preceded him in death on May 11, 2018.

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  • Saturday Dec 1 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Irene M. Schlecht

    She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Eugene and Marie McCloskey. On July 18, 1970, she married Al Schlecht in Altoona.

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  • Saturday Dec 1 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Elizabeth I. - Betty' Allison

    Allison, 94, Altoona, died Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018, at Maybrook Hills ReA haA bilA iA taA tion and Healthcare Center. She was born in Altoona, the oldest daughter of the late Harry M. and Irene King.

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  • Friday Nov 30 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Stephen J. - Ozzie' - Pop-Pop' Flanagan Sr.

    Flanagan Sr., beloved husband, father and grandfather, 72, Altoona, died Wednesday at his residence, in the arms of his loving wife, Patty. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Edward J. and Anna Helen Flanagan.

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  • Monday Nov 26 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Jim, James Barry Houtz Lakeland - James Barry Houtz ...

    James Barry Houtz of Lakeland FL, previously of Bellefonte, Pa passed away peacefully at Lakeland Regional Hospital on November 23, 2018. He was surrounded by family and friends.

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  • Sunday Nov 25 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Karl A. Sill

    Surviving are his wife; a daughter, Lori A. Lockard , of Altoona; two sons: Michael A. Gilbert of DuncansA ville and Karl A. Sill Jr.; four grandchildren: Sheriff , Bryce, Kasey and Chloe; two great-grandchildren: Rilee and Kailee. Karl was a 1976 graduate of Altoona Area School District.

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  • Sunday Nov 25 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Judith E. Wolfe

    Surviving are a daughter, Michelle L. McMullen ; three sisters: Debra Conley, Cathy Decker and Karen Elbin; four brothers: Ronald, David, Dennis and Daniel Conley; two step grandchildren: Zachary and Ashley McMullen; and 18 nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Carolyn Conley; and a brother, Joseph Conley.

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  • Sunday Nov 25 | via Dayton Daily News 

    'SUDA, Anita

    SUDA, Anita Delores Age 70 of Dayton, OH died peacefully on Wednesday November 14th 2018 after a 28 year battle with MS. Anita was born on November 13th, 1948 in Altoona, PA to the late Pasquale and Philimena Riccio.

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  • Friday Nov 23 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Steven C. Helsel

    Steven C. Helsel, 63, beloved brother, uncle, community leader and friend, took his final curtain call on WednesA day after a brief illness. Steven attended Roosevelt Junior High School, Altoona Area High School, Penn State Altoona and Penn State UniA versity Park, where he reA ceived a bachelor's degree in theater arts in 1977.

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  • Sunday Nov 18 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Edward J. Eaton

    He was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., son of the late Edwin and Anne Eaton. On July 8, 1989, he married Cynthia A. Rubino at the Edith Davis Chapel.

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  • Sunday Nov 18 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Judith Marie - Judy' Beeler

    She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Joseph L. and Gertrude A. McNelis. On Feb. 27, 1960, she married Donald J. Beeler at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Altoona.

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  • Nov 15, 2018 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Melvin G. Frank

    He was born in Altoona, son of the late Vincent and Catherine Frank. On Feb. 23, 1952, he married Lorraine at St. Johns Catholic Church, Lakemont.

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  • Nov 14, 2018 | via Copper Basin News 

    Trevlene May Montgomery

    Trevlene May Montgomery, born Dec. 7 during the blizzard of 1934 in Shamrock, Texas, was a blessing to her parents, James and Ula Montgomery. Trevy, as she was known, is preceded in death by her husband Henry Foor Sr. and daughter Tina Holt.

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  • Nov 10, 2018 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Vera C. Gardner

    She was born in Claysburg, daughter of the late Charles S. and Violet Madara. On April 5, 1947, she married Gerald L. Gardner, who preceded her in death on Dec. 12, 2005.

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