Virgil E. ‘Buddy’ Horsley Jr.

Jan. 1, 1953 - June 25, 2019

Virgil E. “Buddy” Horsley Jr., 66, Altoona, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at his home.

He was the son of the late Virgil Horsley Sr. and Gladys (Bryant) Horsley.

Surviving are a daughter, Angela Horsley; four grandchildren: Timothy, Shawn, Devin and Zoey; three sisters: Sharon Horsley, Eva (Ronald) Adams and Nancy Honecker; and many nieces and nephews.

Virgil served in the U.S. Navy during Vietnam.

He enjoyed antiquing, the beach and was an avid reader. Buddy had a major sweet tooth and enjoyed candy and ice cream.

Friends will be received from 10:30 until the 11 a.m. memorial service Saturday, July 13, 2019, at the Axe and Santella Family Chapel, 1534 Fourth St., Altoona. Arrangements are by Leslie E. Axe Funeral Home, 1520 Fourth St., Altoona.

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