John W. Liebl, 84, Altoona, died at his residence.
He was born Sept. 14, 1928, in Altoona, son of John and Barbara (Duda) Liebl.
Surviving are three daughters: Kathleen Knop in South Carolina and Tammy Wilson and husband, Christopher Sr., and Kim Kuny, both of Altoona; eight grandchildren: Tabatha Gagean and husband, Richard, Kyle McNutt, Shane Kuny, Christopher Wilson Jr., Mary Wilson, Kylee Long, Catherine Long and David Long; and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Frank; and a sister, Betty.
John was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He retired from Veeder-Root Co. after 25 years of service. He was a member of the Moose Lodge, German American Veterans and Soldiers Society and Bavarian Aid Society, and he enjoyed watching football and baseball.
A gathering of friends and family will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home Inc., 501 Sixth Ave., Altoona.