Iris L. Orner

Iris L. Orner, 83, Altoona, died Sunday morning at Select Specialty Hospital, Johnstown.

She was born in Newry, daughter of the late Logan F. and Thelma M. (Harris) Shaw. She married Charles S. Orner on Sept. 4, 1948, at Newry Lutheran Church, and he preceded her in death on Sept. 23, 1982.

Surviving are four sons: Dennis S., Donald A. and Charles E., all of Altoona, and Michael L., with whom she resided; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Donald Orner Jr., on Aug. 26, 2007.

Iris was a member of Newry Lutheran Church. She enjoyed collecting Hallmark ornaments, playing Bunko, flea marketing and going to Amish farms for produce.

Friends will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home Inc., 501 Sixth Ave., Altoona, followed by a funeral service at 8 p.m. Interment will be made at Leamersville Riverview Cemetery.