Clarence Russell ‘Russ’ Hechler

June 10, 1941 - Sept. 11, 2017

Clarence Russell “Russ” Hechler, 76, died Monday at Hollidaysburg Veterans Home. He was born in Alum Bank, son of late Tedd Woodrow and Freda Hope (Mickle) Hechler. Surviving are his wife, Bonnie; a son, Troy Russell; two granddaughters; and five siblings: Jerry, Douglas, Freda Madancy, Teddi Clea and Marcia Nease. He was preceded in death by two sons: William and Reo. Russ was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War. Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until the noon funeral service Friday, Sept. 15, 2017, at Altoona Bible Church. Arrangements are by John K. Bolger Funeral Home Inc., Williamsburg.