Joseph M. Hurliman

Joseph M. Hurliman, 63, Altoona, died unexpectedly Thursday evening at his residence.

He was born in Altoona, son of the late John H. and Nellie J. (Nolan) Hurliman.

Surviving are a brother, John F. and wife, Linda, of Juniata; a nephew, Erich S. Hurliman of Altoona; a special friend, Kathy Thompson; and special friends, Bill and Cindy Ickes.

Joe was a 1969 graduate of Altoona Area High School. He retired as a cook for Boyer Candy Co. in 2009 after 40 years of service. He enjoyed collecting coins, baseball cards and old records.

Friends will be received from noon to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home Inc., 501 Sixth Ave., Altoona, followed by a funeral service at 2 p.m., the Rev. Charles L. Baughman officiating. Interment will be made at Alto-Reste Park Cemetery.