Obituaries

Martha Leila (Flenner) Shatzer

Martha Leila (Flenner) Shatzer, 91, entered the eternal presence of God on May 12, 2017. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Robert W. and Anna (Fasic) Flenner. On Dec. 28, 1978, she married David Stewart Shatzer, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 7, 1998. Surviving are two ...

Kathleen J. Stuver

Kathleen J. Stuver, 64, Hollidaysburg, passed away Saturday, June 10, 2017, at her residence. Arrangements are by The Good Funeral Home Inc., Alto-Reste Park. A complete obituary will appear in a later edition of the Mirror.

Janet E. Tomlinson

Janet E. Tomlinson, 87, Altoona, died Monday at The Lutheran Home at Hollidaysburg after a brief illness. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Edward and Alma (Earnest) Resig. On May 26, 1951, she married Donald J. Tomlinson at St. Leo’s Catholic Church, Altoona, and he preceded her ...

Anna Jean (Cuomo) Williams

Anna Jean (Cuomo) Williams, 73, Dysart, died Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at Haida Health and Rehabilitation Center, Hastings. Arrangements are by Gibbons Funeral Home, 1688 Liberty St., Ashville. A complete obituary will appear in Thursday’s edition of the Mirror.

Stephen A. Yahner

Stephen A. Yahner, 76, Patton, died Tuesday, June 13, 2017, at her residence. Arrangements are by Gibbons Funeral Home, 1688 Liberty St., Ashville. A complete obituary will appear in Thursday’s edition of the Mirror.

Lori Ann Anneski

Lori Ann Anneski, 41, Hollidaysburg, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, June 10, 2017, at her residence. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Santella Funeral Home, Altoona. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, June 16, 2017, at St. Mary’s ...

William N. ‘Bill’ Beam Jr.

William N. “Bill” Beam Jr., 99, Northwood, died Saturday at the Hollidays­burg Veterans Home. He was born in Northwood, son of the late William N. Sr. and Caroline Nelson. Surviving is a second-cousin, Alex F. “Duke” Wilson Jr. He was the last of his immediate family. Bill was a U.S. ...

Wayne Biller

Wayne Biller, 70, Cresson, died Sunday, June 11, 2017, at UPMC Presbyterian, Pittsburgh. Arrangements are by Charles M. Kennedy Funeral Home, Cresson. A complete obituary will appear in Wed­nesday’s edition of the Mirror.

Patricia Ann ‘Pat’ Bowers

Patricia Ann “Pat” Bowers, 83, Hollidays­burg, formerly of Roaring Spring, passed away Sunday at UPMC Altoona. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late James M. and Leona Ann (Fochler) Thompson. On Aug. 12, 1955, she married Robert J. Bowers, and he preceded her in death on July 22, ...

Thelma L. ‘Skip’ Clark

Thelma L. “Skip” Clark, 90, a resident of Pennknoll Village, Everett, formerly of Claysburg, passed away Sunday at the home. She was born in Klahr, daughter of the late Fred and Bessie (Claar) Musselman. On Feb. 26, 1946, she married Kenneth E. Clark in Claysburg. Early in their marriage, ...

Judith A. ‘Judy’ Helsel

Judith A. “Judy” Helsel, 74, Altoona, passed away Saturday at her residence. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Homer and Elizabeth (Wilson) Ingram. Surviving are a daughter, Denice Everhart (Andy); four sons: Dewayne, Rodney, Darryl and Dairin, with whom she resided; 12 ...

Kenneth C. ‘Kenny’ Leonard Jr.

Kenneth C. “Kenny” Leonard Jr., 57, Martins­burg, died Saturday evening at Family Hospice and Palliative Care, Pitts­burgh, after a brief illness. He was born in Altoona, son of Kenneth C. Sr. and the late Connie (Brubaker) Leonard. On Jan. 2, 2007, he married Tracy Weitzel in Roaring ...

Janet E. Tomlinson

Janet E. Tomlinson, 87, Altoona, died Monday, June 12, 2017, at The Lutheran Home at Hollidaysburg after a brief illness. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Jones Funeral Home, Altoona. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, June 16, 2017, at the ...

Patricia Ann Bowers

Patricia Ann Bowers, 83, Hollidaysburg, passed away Sunday, June 11, 2017. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 14, 2017, at The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona. A complete obituary will appear in Tuesday’s Mirror.

Norma F. Clapper

Norma F. Clapper, 78, Altoona, died Friday at UPMC Altoona. She was born in Ashville, daughter of the late Felix “Doc” and Agnes “Goldie” (Gauntner) Dougherty. Surviving are her husband of 59 years, Ted, whom she married Oct. 19, 1957, in Altoona; two children: Debbie Miller ...

Thelma L. Clark

Thelma L. Clark, 90, a resident of Pennknoll Village, formerly of Claysburg, passed away Sunday, June 11, 2017, at the home. A complete obituary will appear in Tuesday’s Mirror. Arrangements are by Leslie-Miller Funeral Home, Claysburg.

Margaret L. Crock

Margaret L. Crock, 90, King, passed away Wednesday. She was born in King, daughter of the late Paul and Violet (Shoemaker) Feather. She married Roy H. Crock on Nov. 27, 1945, in Winchester, Va. They were married for 67 years before he preceded her in death on Jan. 9, 2013. Surviving are two ...

Kenneth C. Leonard Jr.

Kenneth C. Leonard Jr., 60, Martinsburg, died Saturday evening, June 10, 2017, at Family Hospice and Palliative Care, Pittsburgh, after a brief illness. Arrangements are by Todd T. Thompson Funeral Home Inc., Roaring Spring. A complete obituary will appear in Tuesday’s Mirror.

Matt Spanik

Matt Spanik, 74, Blandburg, died Friday. He was born in Blandburg, son of the late Rudolph and Margaret (Ferment) Spanik. Surviving are his wife of 49 years, Donna (Thompson); a son, Christopher; a grandson; two sisters: Betty and Mary Louise; and a brother, Tony. He was a U.S. Army veteran of ...

Richard Allen West

Richard Allen West, 65, Altoona, passed away Saturday at James E. Van Zandt VA Medical Center. He was born in Berkley, Calif., son of the late Major and Barbara (Bray) West. He married Barbara Crow, who preceded him in death. Surviving are a son, James Leland of New York; two brothers: ...