John C. Romano II

Nov. 15, 1959 Jan. 19, 2014

John C. Romano II, 54, Tyrone, died Sunday at his residence.

He was born in Altoona, son of John C. and Patricia (Brantner) Romano.

Surviving are his parents of Tyrone; his wife, Becki (Bennett); four children: Elizabeth Ann, John C. III, Emily Marie and Laney Raquel; and a brother, Michael A. (Kay) of Tyrone.

John was a 1977 graduate of Tyrone High School. He was employed as an auto body repairman and painter for Fiore Pontiac, then State College Ford, and he always enjoyed working on cars. He was of the Catholic faith.

Friends will be received from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at Derman Funeral Home Inc., Tyrone, where a vigil for the deceased will be held at 4:45 p.m. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at noon Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at St. Matthew Church, Tyrone, Father Jozef Kovacik as celebrant.