Roaring Spring Obituaries

Roaring Spring Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Roaring Spring, PA

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  • Friday Nov 9 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Pastor Bruce D. Whalen Jr.

    Pastor Bruce D. Whalen Jr., 84, rural New EnterA prise, passed away WednesA day at UPMC Altoona. He was born in Roaring Spring, son of the late Bruce D. Sr. and Mary I. Whalen.

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  • Sunday Nov 4 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Jessica D. Bush

    Surviving are her father and stepmother, William and Cynthia Bush of Altoona; her mother and stepfather, Vicky and Rod Yerty of Roaring Spring; four sisters: Shauna and Jennifer of Duncansville, Lisa of Hollidaysburg and Danielle of Indiana, Pa.; a brother, Travis of Altoona; and many nieces and nephews. She was a 2005 graduate of Altoona Area High School and member of Faith Assembly of God Church, where she volunteered and enjoyed working with children and listening to Christian music.

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  • Saturday Nov 3 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Doris J. Benner

    She was born in Roaring Spring, daughter of the late Dr. Earl E. and Marie Hite. On July 25, 1948, she married Frank Benner Jr. in Roaring Spring.

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  • Saturday Nov 3 | via Altoona Mirror 

    George J. DePetro

    Surviving are his loving wife, Melaine K. DePetro; two children: Leah Ann DePetro and Geoffrey DePetro, both of Roaring Spring; four stepchildren: Chelsey Walters, Alexis Walters and Karrey Walters, all of Duncansville, and Casey Walters at home; a step-grandson, Shelton Stacey; a brother, Robert T. DePetro of Northern Cambria; two sisters: Deana DePetro and Veronica McMullen, both of Northern Cambria; six nieces and nephews: Jeffrey and Lauren DePetro, Allyson Yachtis and Brad and Britney McMullen; three great-nieces: Emilee, Alyssa and Carmen DePetro; and his father-in-law, William C. Snyder of Duncansville.

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  • Wednesday Oct 31 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Hector - Hec' De La Garza

    Surviving are his wife, Emma Louise Dorsey of Altoona; two children: Pamela L. Queen of Roaring Spring and Jonah E. Dorsey and wife, Charlene, of Altoona; nine grandchildren: Aleeta, Jazzmin, Coty, Kayla, Nadalia, Tyler, Phillip, Dillon and Terrance; and nine great-grandchildren. Hector enjoyed all types of sports, especially boxing and football, and was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan.

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  • Oct 13, 2018 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Rodney W. - Rod' Evans

    Evans, 68, Hermitage, formerly of East Freedom, died Wednesday. He was born in Roaring Spring, the only boy of four children to the late Betty and Walter Evans.

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  • Sep 30, 2018 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Howard H. Dick

    Surviving are his companion, Nancy V. Brown; two daughters: Melissa K. Slick of Roaring Spring and Lisa K. Hoffman of Tyrone; seven grandchildren: Kara Slick, Todd Slick, Jon Hoffman , Jessica Weight , Hunter Hoffman, William Hoffman and Brayden Rose; eight great-grandchildren: Kenly, Bensyn, Thaddeus, Natilie, Ashlynn, Cooper, Bailey and Noah; a brother, John Dick of Roaring Spring; and a special friend, Jake Yingling of Martinsburg. He was a 1967 graduate of Central High School.

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  • Sep 28, 2018 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Marc A. Resig

    Marc A. Resig, 46, Las Vegas, Nev., formerly of Hollidaysburg, passed away in Nevada. He was born in Roaring Spring, son of Michael and Doris Resig.

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  • Sep 27, 2018 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Bette J. (Malone) Frye

    Bette J. Frye, 92, MartinsA burg, passed away Tuesday, peacefully into her heavenly home with Jesus, at Homewood at Martinsburg, where she had resided for the last 10 years. She was born in Roaring Spring, daughter of the late Jesse Warren Malone and Edith Malone.

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  • Sep 24, 2018 | via Altoona Mirror 

    Janet B. Dilling

    On Sept. 9, 1972, she married Ronald Dilling in the Vicksburg Grace Brethren Church.

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  • Sep 18, 2018 | via Altoona Mirror 

    G. Norman Decker

    Surviving are his wife, with whom he shared 40 years of marriage; two sons: Michael Decker of Claysburg and Denny Claar of Bellwood; a daughter, Michelle Sullivan of Roaring Spring; numerous grandchildren, including a special grandson, Zachary; numerous great-grandchildren; and a great-great grandson. He was a graduate of Morrison Cove High School and retired from New Enterprise Stone & Lime Co.

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