Lonnie R. Brogden

June 6, 1957 - Jan. 7 2018

Lonnie R. Brogden, 60, Altoona, died Sunday morning at UPMC Altoona after a brief illness.

He was born in Altoona, son of Richard and Betty (Boyles) Brogden.

Surviving are his mother; a daughter, Emilee M. Smithmyer and husband, Kenny, of Duncansville; three grandsons; and three sisters: Vonnie, Connie and Bonita.

He was preceded in death by his father; his former wife, Kim; and a brother, John F. Sr.

He was a 1975 graduate of Altoona Area High School and was employed by Your Building Center, Altoona, as a truck driver.

He enjoyed spending time with his daughter, the outdoors, four-wheeling and motorcycling.

At Lonnie’s request, there will be no viewing or funeral service.

Interment will be at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Altoona.

Arrangements are by Sorge Funeral Home Inc., Hollidaysburg.

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