Ben Fahr

May 25, 1980 – April 8, 2020


Ben Fahr, 39, Dysart, died Wednesday.

He was born in Altoona, son of Rex Sr. and Frances (Ergler) Fahr.

Surviving are his mother of Altoona; his wife, the former Sarah Lubert; two sons: Trevor and Austin; a sister, Teresa Patterson (Don “Jake” Ott); a brother, Rex Jr. (Larissa Biter); two nephews: Jimmy Patterson and Jase Fahr; a niece, Alyssa Fahr; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

He worked for the Altoona Water Authority for 18 years. Ben was a member of the Sinnemahoning, Mosquito Creek and Patton Sportsmen, Ashville Volunteer Fire Company and the Basilica of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Loretto.

Ben enjoyed hunting and fishing with his boys and going to camp in Potter County.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, services will be private. Committal will be at Alto-Reste Park, Altoona. Arrangements are by Gibbons Funeral Home, 1688 Liberty St., Ashville.