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Obituaries

David Lee Smith

David Lee Smith, 57, rural Williamsburg, passed away Friday morning, Nov. 22, 2019, at UPMC Altoona. Arrangements are by John K. Bolger Funeral Home Inc., Williamsburg. A complete obituary will appear in the Mirror at a later date.

Robert Lawrence ‘Larry’ Wesner

Robert Lawrence Wesner, also known as “Larry,” 93, Altoona, passed away Tuesday morning at UPMC Altoona. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Clarence Ray and Agnes (Green) Wesner. On March 8, 1947, he married Clara Belle (Myton) Wesner in Altoona. She preceded him in death on Oct. 13, ...

Gary J. Witherow Sr.

Gary J. Witherow Sr., 51, Blandburg, died Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019, at his residence. A complete obituary will appear in Sunday’s Mirror. Arrangements are by McQuown Funeral Home, Glasgow.

William D. Beck Sr.

William D. Beck Sr., 65, Altoona, died Thursday at UPMC Altoona. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Sheldon and Vera (Brown) Beck. Surviving are three siblings: Theresa Beck, Sherri Hillard and William D. Jr.; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; a sister, Erma Detwiler; and a ...

Larry M. Forshey Sr.

Larry M. Forshey Sr., 62, Altoona, passed away Saturday at his home. He was born in Tyrone, son of the late James Edward Sr. and Mary Lou (Walls) Forshey. Surviving are his wife, Cheryl Forshey; a daughter, Angela Forshey of Altoona; two sons: Larry Forshey Jr. of Tyrone and Michael Forshey of ...

Michael McCaulley

Michael McCaulley, 67, Altoona, passed away on Tuesday at UPMC Altoona, following an extended illness. He was born in Altoona, son of the late James L. and Margaret (Loupe) McCaulley. On Nov. 10, 1984, he married Mary E. Hoff in Altoona. Surviving are his wife; a son, Justin (Carlee) ...

Paul I. Noel

Paul I. Noel, 84, a resident of Hillview Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Altoona, formerly of Coalport, died Tuesday. He was born in Patton, son of the late Vincent J. and Elizabeth Marie (Roberts) Noel. Surviving are two brothers: William and Vincent; and several nieces and nephews. He ...

Pamela J. Rocker

Pamela J. Rocker, 62, Revloc, died Tuesday. She was born in Colver, daughter of Ronald “Jim” and Audrey “Jean” (Lutsko) Brown. Surviving are her father; husband, John Rocker; children: Brian (Patty) Rocker, Alysia (Scott) Wirfel and John Rocker (companion, Erin); eight grandchildren; ...

Daniel Stephen Sheterom

Daniel Stephen Sheterom, 65, New Bedford, Mass., formerly of Hollidaysburg, died Monday. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Daniel Richard and Mary Jane Sheterom. Surviving are his dad, Ronald Roy Allison; the love of his life, Joseph Earl Taylor; and two brothers: Jeffrey and Timothy ...

Wayne Stuckey Sr.

Wayne Stuckey Sr., 78, Hollidaysburg, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday at Hillview Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, following a brief illness. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Willard and Mary (Shaffer) Stuckey. Wayne married Jean Rudy on Feb. 27, 1959, in Altoona. ...

David Earl Trexler

David Earl Trexler, 94, Duncansville, passed away on Monday at UPMC Altoona. A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, 2019, at The Good Funeral Home Inc., Alto-Reste Park. A complete obituary will appear in the Mirror at a later date.

Donna J. Waite

Donna J. Waite, 72, Tyrone, died Wednesday at Colonial Courtyard, Tyrone. She was born in Tyrone, daughter of John P. and Marie May (Updike) Duff. On Aug. 6, 1977, she married Eugene A. “Buzz” Waite in Tyrone, and he died Nov. 5, 2012. Surviving are a daughter, Melissa Ann Dick and ...

Ronald H. Winters

Ronald H. Winters, 74, a resident at the Hollidaysburg Veterans Home, formerly of Martinsburg, died Wednesday morning at UPMC Altoona, following a brief illness. He was born in Canal Fulton, Ohio, son of the late Austin and Mary Etta (Forst) Winters. Surviving are a nephew, Ronald E. ...

James ‘Jinks’ Handel Jr.

James “Jinks” Handel Jr., 70, Glen Campbell, formerly of Portage, died Monday. He was born in Portage, son of James W. and Alverta (Baer) Handel. Surviving are his wife of 49 years, Karen (Lutsko) Handel; children: James (Tammy) Handel III and Jaime (Bryan) Rose; six grandchildren; and a ...

Hanna D. (Dobrzanski) Krzewski

Hanna D. (Dobrzanski) Krzewski, 96, Hollidaysburg, passed away Tuesday at Garvey Manor Nursing Home, Hollidaysburg. She was born in Warsaw, Poland, daughter of the late Tadeus and Wanda Dobrzanski. Hanna survived WWII in Poland and in 1949, she married Jozef Krzewski in Scotland. Jozef ...

Justin N. Mattes

Justin N. Mattes, 38, Johnstown, died Monday at UPMC Altoona. He was the son of Terrence W. and Rose M. (Haynal) Mattes. Surviving are his parents; siblings: Jason, Holly (Scott) Yarnick, Heather (John) Facci and Joshua (Jessica); six nieces and nephews: Emily, Autumn, Austin, Ali, Aiden and ...

Michael McCaulley

Michael McCauley, 67, Altoona, passed away Tuesday at UPMC Altoona, following an extended illness. Friends will be received from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, at The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona, to conclude at 6 p.m. with a celebration of life. A complete obituary ...

Ceibert W. Parks

Ceibert W. Parks, 89, Williamsburg, passed away peacefully Tuesday evening at The Village at Morrisons Cove, Martinsburg. He was born in Williamsburg, son of the late Nelson C. and Amy B. (Roush) Parks and was the great-grandson of the Civil War Congressional Medal of Honor recipient, Levi ...

Winifred M. ‘Dolly’ Satterfield

Winifred M. “Dolly” Satterfield, 83, died Tuesday at Homewood at Martinsburg. She was born in Snake Spring Township, Bedford County, the daughter of the late Sherman C. and Margaret (Anderson) Imler. On July 14, 1956, she married Richard C. Satterfield, and he died June 25, 2004. ...

Donna L. Slowik

Donna L. Slowik, 59, Cresson, died Friday at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center, Johnstown, after an extended illness. She was born in Altoona, daughter of Robert Wilkins and Virginia Lee Jones. Surviving are children: Lee A. Wilkins and Samuel Slowik; grandchildren: Dominick, Dixie and ...