John ‘Jack’ L. Steinbugl
April 2, 1936 – April 16, 2021
John “Jack” L. Steinbugl, 85, of Altoona, passed away Friday at UPMC Altoona after a brief illness. Jack was born in Altoona, son of the late Louis F. and Geraldine A. (Fraunhofer) Steinbugl. He married Lois J. Adams on July 12, 1958, with whom he shared 62 wonderful years.
He is survived by his loving wife; two sons, Col (R) L. Frank (Dawn) Steinbugl and John R. (Jacqueline) Steinbugl; a daughter, Laura A. (Mark) Maier, all of Altoona; eight grandchildren: Justin, Rachel, Adam (Amber), Bryant, Corey (Megan) and Tyler Steinbugl, Devin Roberts and Madeline Maier; and three great-grandchildren: Camryn, Halei and Emalia Steinbugl.
Jack was a 1954 graduate of Altoona Catholic High School. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church. Jack retired from NCR Co. in 1993.
He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends at his cottage on the Juniata River. Jack was an avid bowler, fisherman, hunter and loved growing flowers and gardening. He was a member of the Brush Mountain Sportsmen’s Association, Bavarian Aid Society, Unter Uns Society, Swiss Club, Concordia Society and the Knights of Columbus.
At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 1405 Fifth Ave., Altoona, PA 16602, by Fr. Lubomir Strecok. Committal will be at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Altoona.
Arrangements are provided by The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona, PA 16602.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jack’s memory to: St. Mary’s Memorial Fund, 1405 Fifth Ave., Altoona, PA 16602.
Condolences may be made at www.stevensfamilyfuneralhomes.com or Stevens Family Funeral Homes Facebook.