Altoona Obituaries

Altoona Obituaries

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  • Saturday | via Altoona Mirror 

    Walter William - Sonny' Clapper Sr.

    Surviving are his loving wife of 66 years, Dorothy M. Clapper; five children: Walter Jr., Susan Sprinkle, Joseph , Judy Ridenour and Larry Crea; 17 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; two siblings: Sandra Morrison and John Clapper; seven sisters-in-law: Dolores Lafferty, Helen Aiken, Shirley Aiken, Kathy Clapper, Cathy Clapper, Kim Clapper and Betty Clapper; and two brothers-in-law: Harry Aiken and William Baker. He was preceded in death by his parents: Russell and Edna ; six siblings: Russell Jr. , Annabelle Fisher, Robert, Janet Baker, George and David; and four brothers-in-law: Joseph Dale, Nelson Lafferty, William Kenawell and Daniel Morrison.

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  • Saturday Sep 22 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Paul T. McConnell

    He was born in CumberA land, Md., son of the late Melvin and Mary McConnell. He married Lillie Belle Stevens, and she preceded him in death in May 2014.

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  • Wednesday Sep 19 | via Altoona Mirror 

    George D. - Butch' Focht

    He was born in HollidaysA burg, son of the late George M. and Thelma F. Focht. He married Marjorie Brown in Altoona on Oct. 19, 1968.

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  • Wednesday Sep 19 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Dale F. Evans

    He was born in Fairmont, W.Va., son of the late Floyd and Helen B. Evans. On March 1, 1969, he married the former Sheila K. Smith in Altoona.

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  • Tuesday Sep 18 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Delores M. Hoover

    Delores M. Hoover, 84, Altoona, passed away Sunday at her residence. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Howard Earl and Margret A. Walters.

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  • Sunday Sep 16 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Baronner remembered for his work ethic

    He went by the nickname of "Bones," but Dave Baronner made no bones about who was in charge when he was officiating a high school sporting event. Baronner of Altoona, a long-time area PIAA basketball and football official who officiated state championship games in both sports, died Saturday, Sept.

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  • Saturday Sep 15 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Wilbur E. Decker Jr.

    Wilbur E. Decker Jr., 75, Tampa, Fla., passed peacefully to Heaven on Sept. 8, 2018, at Woodbridge Care Center, Tampa.

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  • Saturday Sep 15 | via Dayton Daily News 

    McClain, Michael

    MCCLAIN, Michael J. Loving husband and father of four children, passed away at the age of 82 on Friday, September 14, 2018. Michael was born on May 15, 1936 in Altoona, PA to Joseph and Frances McClain, who preceded him in death.

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  • Sunday Sep 9 | via Altoona Mirror 

    David Allen - Bones' Baronner

    He was born in Altoona, son of the late Vincent S. and Helen M. Baronner. On Nov. 3, 1979, he married Kathy E. In addition to his wife, surviving are a son, Brandon V. Baronner of Bethel Park; a granddaughter, Olivia Josephine Baronner; and five siblings: Anna Grace Durbin and Vincent Steven Baronner, all of Rochester, N.Y., Frank W. Baronner of Altoona, and Terry Baronner and Jerry Baronner, all in Virginia.

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  • Saturday Sep 8 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Joseph M. Damiano

    Surviving are a daughter, Megan Kephart of Altoona; a son, Joseph J. Damiano of Pittsburgh; his mother of Bellwood; two sisters: Brenda J. Damiano of Toms River, N.J., and Bonnie L. Hennaman of Altoona; a brother, William D. Damiano of Bellwood; his life companion and best friend, Dee Bickel; and many nieces and nephews. Joseph was a 1976 graduate of Bellwood-Antis High School.

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  • Wednesday Sep 5 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Wanda Joan Rhiver

    Surviving are a very special sister, Dawn LaRay Mangus of Altoona; two nieces: Renee Milliron and husband, Michael, and Lisa Logan and husband, Richard, all of Altoona; a great-niece: Jennifer Traficante and husband, Brandon, of Altoona; a great-nephew, Steven Milliron of Altoona; and a special cousin, Gwen Wright in Florida. Joan was a 1955 graduate of Altoona High School and retired from the Blair County Office of Recorder & Deeds.

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  • Wednesday Sep 5 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Virginia Louise - Ginny' D'Uva

    She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late William P. and Edith Charlotte Shannon. On Feb. 19, 1959, she married Joseph E. D'Uva Jr., and he preceded her in death on Jan. 13, 1999.

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  • Sunday Sep 2 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Dorothy James Lindemer

    Dorothy James Lindemer, 93, died Friday evening at Garvey Manor Nursing Home, Hollidaysburg, surrounded by her loving family and closely attended by the Sisters and the wonderful staff at Garvey Manor, who treated her as their own family. She was born in the Juniata section of Altoona, daughter of the late Isaac W. and Alverda K. Franell.

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  • Friday Aug 31 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Frances C. Brown

    She was born in Lock Haven, daughter of the late Thomas and Stella Caprio. On Dec. 27, 1953, she married John Richard Surviving are a son, Kevin R. Brown and wife, Ann, of Altoona; and four grandchildren: Keenan Brown of Pittsburgh, Patrick and Shawn Stewart, both in South Carolina, and Jennifer Gelinas of Ithaca, N.Y. Frances was a graduate of Penn State University, where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in 1950 and a master's degree in pre-school education in 1952.

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  • Tuesday Aug 28 | via Altoona Mirror 

    David R. Moyer Jr.

    David R. Moyer Jr., 69, Roaring Spring, entered into eternal life on Sunday morning at Maybrook Hills RehabilA itation and Healthcare Center, Altoona, after a brief battle with cancer. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Velma and David R. Moyer Sr. On Sept.

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  • Sunday Aug 26 | via Altoona Mirror 

    David R. Moyer Jr.

    David R. Moyer Jr., 69, Roaring Spring, entered into eternal life Sunday morning at Maybrook Hills Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center, Altoona after a brief battle with cancer. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Velma and David R. Moyer Sr. On Sept.

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  • Saturday Aug 25 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Anna Helen Augustine

    Surviving are a daughter, Sondra Espenlaub of Hagerstown, Md.; a grandA son, Travis J. Espenlaub; and two great-granddaughters: Kalia and Alana Espenlaub. She was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, James Augustine; a sister, Dorothy Drobel; and two brothers: George Green and Robert Green.

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  • Aug 22, 2018 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Carrie Kibler Detwiler

    Surviving are a large and loving family which includes her husband, Michael Detwiler; two children, whom she adored and was so proud of: Sarah Aloi and Grant Kondisko; two grandsons: Brooks and Jack, to whom she was ; a stepdaughter, Kirsta Detwiler; her parents, Gerald and Rita; four siblings and their spouses: Michael Kibler , Patrick Kibler , Pam Witmer and Joseph Kibler ; many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews; aunts and uncles; and cousins by the dozens. Carrie and her family moved back to Altoona when she was very young, allowing her to grow up with family and friends while attending the old McNelis Catholic Elementary School.

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  • Aug 22, 2018 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Dr. Charles M. - Chick' Hill

    He was born in Juniata, Altoona, son of the late Helen Byler. On March 23, 1949, he married Lois Tromm at Bethany Lutheran Church, Altoona.

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  • Aug 17, 2018 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Gary Raymond - G.R.' Crabtree Sr.

    Crabtree Sr., 81, Altoona, passed away Thursday at UPMC Altoona after an extended illness. He was surrounded by family and loved ones at the time of his passing.

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