Gary Lynn "Pollock" Hermesky Sr., 66, Altoona, died Saturday at his residence.
He was born in Altoona, son of the late Pauline A. Simpson.
He is survived by his companion, Grace M. Burke of Altoona; a daughter, Dana Hermesky of Altoona; two step-daughters: Lisa A. Kell and Jeanne M. James; a son, Gary Lynn Jr. of Altoona; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a sister, Joyce (Norman) Steinbauer of Riggles Gap; and a brother, Robert F. (Barbara) of Reno, Nev.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Patricia Stafford.
Pollock was of the Methodist faith.
He was a taxicab driver for Yellow Cab.
He was a member of the Newburg Fire Hall.
Pollock enjoyed dancing and playing the lottery.
At the request of the deceased, there will be no public viewing or service. Arrangements are by Vincent J. Good Funeral Parlor, 328 Fifth Ave., Altoona.