Veronica O. Ailor, 93, Altoona, formerly of Wheaton, Md., died Sept. 18, 2013, at her residence after an extended illness.
She was born in Mitchell, S.D., daughter of Leo and Mable (Eppendanz) Roth.
Surviving are a daughter, Sharon; two nieces: Teresa Brumback and Evelyn Johnson; a nephew, Paul Brumback; and a family friend, Elaine Johnson.
She was preceded in death by two sisters: Mary Brumback and Delores Hjelm.
Veronica graduated from Plankinton High School in South Dakota, and she had worked as a medical secretary for Walter Reed Army Medical Center and Suburban Hospital in Bethesda, Md. She was a member of the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament and a former member of St. Catherine Laboure Catholic Church in Maryland.
A memorial Mass will be held at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements are by Anthony P. Scaglione Funeral Home, 1908 Seventh Ave., Altoona.