George L. Socie Sr., 88, Altoona, died Sunday. He was born in Altoona, son of Walter and Elizabeth J. (Lykens) Socie.
He was married to the late Nora Mae (Nuttall). Surviving are six children: Elizabeth, Bertha Frederick, Cathy Hockenberry, Delores Stehley, George C. Jr. and Walter; 15 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; and two siblings: Elizabeth Berry and Don. He was preceded in death by a son, Raymond D. He was a U.S. Army veteran of WWII. There will be no visitation, and a service will be private. Arrangements are by The Good Funeral Home Inc., Alto-Reste Park Cemetery.