Lee E. "Sam" Claar Jr., 48, Newry, died Friday. He was born in Altoona, son of Trudy E. (Reep) Claar and the late Lee E. Claar. Surviving are his wife, Kim S. (Kunsman); his mother; a son, Travis of East Freedom; a daughter, Ashlee Clark of Duncansville; and nine grandchildren. He was preceded in death by three siblings: Jim, Ron and Karen. Friends will be received from 3 until the 6 p.m. funeral service Monday, Sept. 23, 2013, at Plank, Stitt & Stevens Funeral Home, 421 Montgomery St., Hollidaysburg, Pastor Ron Campbell officiating. Interment will be held at New Canoe Creek Cemetery.