Obituaries

Michael James Daily

Michael James Daily, 71, Altoona, passed away Fri­day, Aug. 31, 2018. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, at The Good Funeral Home Inc., Alto-Reste Park.

Mildred F. (Brandt) Dill

Mildred F. (Brandt) Dill, 99, Lancaster, died Friday, Sept. 7, 2018, at Hospice and Community Care, Mount Joy. She was the widow of Walter J. Dill. Surviving are a son, Walter J. Dill Jr. of Pocono Summit; a daughter, Aileen M. Pilarski and husband, Thomas, of Allentown; two grandchildren: ...

Clarence E. Fleck

Clarence E. Fleck, 70, Altoona and Bellwood, died Friday evening at Van Zandt VA Medical Center. He was born in Altoona. Surviving is his caretaker, Tamara M. Miller. Clarence was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam era. The funeral service will be private. Interment will be at Blair Memorial ...

Mary Ann Fox

Mary Ann Fox, 75, Altoona, died Saturday at Maybrook Hills Rehabil­itation and Healthcare Center, surrounded by her loving family, after an extended illness. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Harvey and Julia (Simelbauer) Price. On July 22, 1961, she married Robert J. Fox Sr. in ...

Kathryn J. George

Kathryn J. George, 75, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Tipton, died Tuesday afternoon at The Lutheran Home at Holli­daysburg. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Levi “Woody” and Annette Jane (Ziegler) Smith. She was twice married; first to Ray L. Riggleman, and he preceded her in ...

Bonnie L. (Estep) Himes

Bonnie L. (Estep) Himes, 71, Sylacauga, Ala., formerly of Altoona, died Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, at her residence. She was born in Bellwood, daughter of the late Freda and Blair Estep. She married George M. Himes Jr., and he preceded her in death. Survi­ving are one daughter; seven ...

Durbin W. ‘Uncle’ Hoffman

Durbin W. “Uncle” Hoffman, 69, Altoona, passed away Thursday at Hillview Healthcare and Rehabilita­tion Center. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Durbin C. Jr. and Marjorie L. (Lumadue) Hoffman. Surviving are seven sisters: Cecilia (Thomas) Shannon, Marjorie L. (Bill) Weible, ...

Dennis P. Hummel

Dennis P. Hummel, 78, York, entered into rest on Friday at York Hospital. He was born in Altoona, son of the late John and Catherine (Hart) Hummel. He leaves behind his longtime sweetheart, Adele Naglieri. Including his sweetheart, Adele, also surviving are two children: Dennis Hummel II ...

Martin Paul Koenig

Martin Paul Koenig, 67, Hollidaysburg, died Satur­day, Aug. 4, 2018. He was born in Natrona, son of the late Edward John Sr. and Marie Gertrude (Schrott) Koenig. Surviving are his wife, Deborah A.; two children: Ashley M. Westerburg and Mark W.; two stepsons: Aaron D. and Adam J. Frank; and ...

Theresa A. Snowberger

Theresa A. Snowberger, 77, Altoona, died Fri­day at UPMC Altoona. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late William C. and Anna E. (Brightbill) Dickinson. Surviving are her life companion, John B. Horton of Altoona; two daughters: Anna E. (Robert) Trostle of Altoona and Tammy L. ...

Gwendlyn Sue ‘Gwen’ Strayer

Gwendlyn Sue “Gwen” Strayer, 72, Palm Bay, Fla., passed away Thursday ev­ening, Aug. 9, 2018, at Kin­dred Hospital in Melbourne, Fla. She was born in Hollidays­burg, the youngest of five daughters of the late Jesse Jr. and Violet I. (Mentzer) Strayer. Surviving are two sisters: Linda ...

Joseph M. Damiano

Joseph M. Damiano, 59, Bellwood, passed away Thurs­day at his residence, surrounded by his family. He was born in Altoona, son of Ronald B. and Barbara A. (McGeary) Damiano. Surviving are a daughter, Megan Kephart of Altoona; a son, Joseph J. (Erin) Damiano of Pittsburgh; his mother of ...

William Charles ‘Billy’ Garber

William “Billy” Charles Garber, 23, Dun­cansville, passed away Friday, Aug. 31, 2018, in Colo­rado Springs, Colo., due to a motorcycle accident. He was born in Altoona, son of Charles William and Anna (Roberts) Garber. Along with his parents, surviving are a brother, Benjamin Ray ...

Lisa A. (Lysinger) Gill

Lisa A. (Lysinger) Gill, 57, Ashville, passed away Thurs­day at Maybrook Hills Reha­bilitation and Healthcare Center. She was born in Altoona, daughter of Patricia (Bulick) and the late Alfred W. Lysinger. In 1980, she married George Gill Jr. Surviving are her husband of 38 years; four ...

Durbin W. ‘Uncle’ Hoffman

Durbin W. “Uncle” Hoffman, 69, Altoona, died Thursday at Hillview Health­care and Rehabilitation Center. Arrangements are by Stanley J. Krish Funer­al Home Inc., 1204 17th St., Altoona. A complete obituary will appear in the Mirror at a later date.

Leonard L. Hoover

Leonard L. Hoover, 88, Patton RD, died Thursday at his residence, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Patton RD, son of the late Leo A. and Ethel (Tomlinson) Hoover. On June 21, 1952, he married Mary Lucille Little in Chest Springs. Surviving are his wife of 66 years; 10 ...

Arlene Shirley (Ebersole) Mann

Arlene Shirley (Ebersole) Mann, 93, Altoona, departed this life to be with the Lord and to be reunited with her beloved husband on Thursday at her residence, surrounded by her family and friends after an extended illness. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late John Elwood and Helen ...

Milford H. ‘Rick’ Miller

Milford H. “Rick” Miller, 76, Bedford, died Sunday, July 29, 2018. He was born in Williamsport, son of the late Milford W. and Ada (Briam) Miller. Sur­vi­ving are his wife, Linda (Sonni) Bush Miller; three children: Vicki Miller, Sara Battaglia and Scott Miller; three stepchildren: Todd ...

Edward E. ‘Whitey’ Neff

Edward E. “Whitey” Neff, 77, Bellwood, passed away peacefully on Thursday at UPMC Altoona, surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Ernest E. and Anna Marie (Utley) Neff. He married Judith E. Caber, and she preceded him in death on Nov. 2, 1991. Surviving ...

Daniel Lloyd Reeder Sr.

Daniel Lloyd Reeder Sr., 84, Lewistown, passed away Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018, at his residence. The family will receive friends and relatives from 2 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9, 2018, at Lake Park United Methodist Church, 400 Crystal Spring Ave., Lewis­town, where a memorial service will be ...