Elizabeth J. Stoner

Elizabeth J. Stoner, 90, Golden LivingCenter-Hillview, died Sunday morning at the center.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Howard and Verda (Fluke) Darr. She married Harold C. Stoner on Aug. 31, 1941, in Cumberland, Md., and he died March 17, 1994.

Surviving are a son, Thomas S. (Nancy) of Bellwood; two grandsons: Brett W. and Sean M.; a great-granddaughter, Gabrielle; and a sister, Mary Lou Goodyear of North Richland Hills, Texas.

Elizabeth retired from Veeder-Root Co. in 1979 with 25 years of service. She was a member of Greenwood United Methodist Church and also belonged to the Order of the Eastern Star, Altoona Chapter, where she was a past worthy matron, and the Jobel Court.

Elizabeth enjoyed camping, watching her grandsons’ sporting events, Pittsburgh Steelers and Penn State football and her dogs.

Friends will be received from 10 until the 11 a.m. funeral service Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at Gilden Barton Funeral Home, 1401 Ninth Ave., Altoona, by Pastor Lou Hileman. Interment will be at Blair Memorial Park, Bellwood.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to East End Youth Baseball, P.O. Box 289, Altoona, PA 16603.