Lois J. ‘Jean’ Warner
Lois J. “Jean” Warner, 81, Bald Eagle, died Wednesday at Altoona Regional.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of George A. and Charlotte L. (Weight) Woomer. She married Leo R. Warner on May 17, 1957, in Tyrone, and he died Jan. 20, 2013.
Surviving are a daughter, Kim Lewis and husband, Jim, of Bald Eagle; a stepson, Barry and wife, Leslie, of Pittsburgh; a stepdaughter, Linda Baum and friend, Ray Lantz, of Punxsutawney; a daughter-in-law, Linda Warner and friend, Don Weidel, of Coalport; 11 grandchildren: Kevin Warner and wife, Aimee, Darren Warner and wife, Jessica, Jeffrey Warner and girlfriend, Samantha, Jaime Lewis, Heather Bartlebaugh and husband, Travis, Alicia Lewis and fiance, Anthony Wiser, Carrie Adkins, Melissa Nolder, Wanda Forrest and husband, Joe, Georgetta Neal and husband, Perry, and Brian Baum and wife, Christine; 23 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
She is also survived by two brothers: James Woomer Sr. and wife, Kathy, of Altoona and Gerald Weight and friend, Mike, of Altoona; two nephews: James Woomer Jr. and wife, Laurie, of Altoona and Brian Durica and wife, Allison, of Roanoke, Va.; and several close friends, including Lynn and Georgie Wheland, Dave and Mary McGlynn and Jim Schmidt.
She was preceded in death by a son, Jeffrey; a sister, Shirley Soyke; and her stepfather, Lester E. Weight.
Jean was a member of Tipton Baptist Church. She had been formerly employed at Reliance Manufacturing, Tyrone. She enjoyed family gatherings, sitting on her front porch, and her cat, Harley, and she especially adored her great-grandsons, Ayven and Trevor.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 24, 2013, and 10 until the 11 a.m. funeral service Saturday, May 25, 2013, at Feller Memorial Home, Tyrone, Pastor Dan Woodring officiating. Interment will be at Blair Memorial Park.
Memorial gifts may be made to the American Cancer Society, Blair Unit, 1004 N. Juniata St., Hollidaysburg, PA 16648.