March 30, 1920 - Aug. 9, 2012
Dean R. Focht Sr., 92, Homewood at Martinsburg, formerly of Tyrone, died Thursday. He was born in Tyrone, son of Gerald Roy and Mary Focht. Surviving are his wife, Jean; three children: Dean R. Jr., Eileen Snare and Lonnie; eight grandchildren; and a brother, the Rev. Wayne Focht. He was preceded in death by two brothers and three sisters. He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of WWII. Friends will be received from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday and 10 until the 11 a.m. funeral service Monday, Aug. 13, 2012, at Grace Baptist Church. Arrangements are by Richard H. Searer Funeral Home Inc., Tyrone.