David L. McConnell

Jan. 19, 1967 – Jan. 6, 2018


David L. McConnell, 50, Altoona, passed away Saturday night at UPMC Altoona.

He was born in Altoona, son of Ronald H. and Frances Ann (Michaels) McConnell.

Surviving are his mother; five siblings: Ronald (Cathy) McConnell, Donald (Pam) McConnell, Diane (Scott) Shiffler, Brian McConnell and Kevin McConnell; his companion, Jan Eaton; many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded by his father, Ronald H. McConnell; and his grandparents.

He was a 1984 graduate of Altoona Area High School and he served in the U.S. Army and was stationed at Fort Belvoir, Va. He retired as a psychiatric aide from Ebensburg Center, DPW.

David enjoyed fishing, shooting, NASCAR, football and especially spending time with his family. He will be remembered as a very generous person.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018, at Mauk & Yates Funeral Home Inc., Juniata, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, the Rev. Eli Hess officiating. Interment will be at Blair Memorial Park, Bellwood.