The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usFri, 25 Jul 2014 14:29:15 EDTFri, 25 Jul 2014 14:29:15 EDT Patient killed caseworker before gunfight - An Altoona man was sent Thursday to state prison for 15 to 30 years, a sentence that included time for drug offenses and an enhancement for the illegal possession of a firearm. Thomas R.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:53:25 EDTMan says he shot burglar who said she was pregnant Ference, 77, Portage, died Wednesday at home. She was born in Bens Creek, daughter of Charles and Mary (Dupirack) Ference.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:26:41 EDTAs inmate died, lawyers debated if he was in pain Louise Garver, 82, The Villages, Fla., formerly of Roaring Spring, died Saturday in Richmond, Va. She was born in Blair County, daughter of the late Raymond and Miriam (Ayers) Reitz. She married Donald R. Garver, and he died Jan. 27, 1997.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:16:28 EDTDoctor: Patient killed case worker before gunfight Grace Hancock, 89, Seaford, Del., died Monday, May 2, 2011. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Roy and Grace Wagner. Surviving are her husband of 58 years, the Rev. John R.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 02:57:04 EDTDoctor describes Pennsylvania hospital shooting E. "Cave Rat" Dillen Jr., 55, Altoona, formerly of Bellwood, died unexpectedly Tuesday evening at Tyrone Hospital Emergency Department. He was born in Altoona, son of Glenna R. (Stonerook) Dillen and the late Robert E. Dillen Sr.Fri, 25 Jul 2014 02:50:43 EDT