Clair Vincent ‘Jim’ Trexler

Nov. 7, 1939 Sept. 19, 2013

Clair Vincent “Jim” Trexler, 73, Altoona, passed away Thursday at his home after a battle with cancer.

He was born in Altoona, son of Clair Edward and Ruth Lillian (Benton) Trexler. He married Patricia Ann Phipps.

Surviving are his wife; a daughter, Renee Michelle; three sons: Mark Allen, Todd Vincent and Randy William; three sisters: Shirley J. Keirn, Diane L. Walmer and Janet M. Beasom; three brothers: Donald L., Robert F. and Jack A.; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Raymond L.

Jim was a 1958 graduate of Scotland School for Veterans’ Children, Scotland, Pa. He was a manager for McCartney’s in Altoona, the owner of Trexler’s Office and Teacher Supply in Duncansville and the number one regional salesman for Schwan’s.

Jim enjoyed watching football, cooking and spending time with his grandchildren.

Services were officiated by Pastor Dave Taylor.

Arrangements are by The Good Funeral Home Inc., Alto-Reste Park Cemetery.