John A. Mays

Oct. 4, 1938 – Oct. 13, 2021

John A. Mays, 83, of Altoona, died Wednesday. He was born in Altoona, son of the late John A. Sr. and Dorothy Jane (Kensinger) Mays. Surviving are his wife, Peggy Jane (Eichenlaub) Mays; a daughter, Patti Jo Mays; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a great-great grandchild. John was preceded in death by daughters, Elizabeth J. Mays and Donna L. Ott; and a brother Charles Kensinger Mays. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 15, 2021, at Alto-Reste Park Chapel. Arrangements are by Stanley J. Krish Funeral Home Inc., 1204 17th St., Altoona.