Eugene R. ‘Suds’ Campbell
Eugene R. “Suds” Campbell, 81, Lakemont, died Tuesday morning at his residence.
He was born in Greenwood, son of the late Joshua and Gertrude (Irvin) Campbell. He married Marcella Freidenbloom, and she died Aug. 22, 2008.
Surviving are a son, Allen Hammel of Hollidaysburg; two daughters: Brenda Hammel and Kellie Davis, both of Altoona; three grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a sister, Cleo DeWitt in Florida.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Gerald; and an infant son, Lyle.
Eugene was a 1949 graduate of Altoona High School and a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean conflict. He retired from Conrail, South Altoona Shops, in 1993 after 44 years of service in the shipping and receiving department. He was a member of the American Legion, and he enjoyed his grandchildren, fishing and gardening.
A graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at Grandview Cemetery, Altoona, by the Rev. Kathy Colebank.
Arrangements are by Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysburg.