Richard C. ‘Buzz’ Shope

Richard C. “Buzz” Shope, 89, Westminster Woods at Huntingdon, died Thursday. He was born in Altoona, son of George and Elizabeth Shope. Surviving are his wife, Leota Mae; four children: Yvonne Wilson, Pamela Kyper, Richard and Sylvia Byers; a son-in-law, Raymond Kemp; and 12 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Marsha Kemp; and four siblings: Albert, Mary Robertson, Margaret Alley and Elizabeth DeMario. He was a U.S. Army veteran. A celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2013, at The Commons at Westminster Woods, Huntingdon. Arrangements are by John B. Brown Funeral Home, Huntingdon.