James E. Attig, 85, Altoona, died the evening of March 24, 2014, at UPMC Altoona.
He was born in Altoona, son of Edward and Leota Mae (Wagerman) Attig.
James was a 1946 graduate of Altoona High School and received a bachelor's degree in business from Penn State University. He retired as an executive at Associated Wholesalers Inc. He enjoyed antiques and showing horses.
Friends will be received from 3 to 4 p.m. Thursday, April 3, 2014, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home Inc., 501 Sixth Ave., Altoona, followed by a memorial service at 4 p.m., the Rev. John P. Klingeman officiating. Interment will be made at Rose Hill Cemetery.