Amy E. Hoover

Amy E. Hoover, 75, Altoona, died Wednesday after a brief illness. She had recently moved back to Altoona after living and working in North Carolina for 12 years.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Marian (Snyder) Harris. She married Robert P. Hoover, who preceded her in death Aug. 19, 1982.

Surviving are seven daughters: Betsy Hoover, Debbie Shaw, Bonnie Blackwelder, Amy Jo Myers, Bobbi Macak, Linda Noel and Jodi Scott; 19 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Jane Bunch.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Cory P. Myers, on March 18, 1990.

Amy was a graduate of Altoona High School and had worked at the Eyecare Center in Concord, N.C. She enjoyed puzzle books, soap operas and yard sales.

Amy was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend. She enjoyed spending time with her family, and she will be sadly missed by her family and friends. She left us all too soon.

At the request of the deceased, there will be no visitation, and a funeral service will be held at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements are by The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona.