Ronald Edward Shields
September 5, 2016 Ronald Edward Shields, 36, Altoona, died Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016, in Pittsburgh. A complete obituary will appear in the Mirror at a later date. Arrangements are by Jones Funeral Home. more »»
Marian E. Smith
September 5, 2016 Marian E. “Grandma” Smith, 96, of the Winds at Mattern Orchard, Duncansville, died Saturday afternoon at UPMC Altoona. She was born in Altoona, daughter of James and Edith Mae (Rutherford) Horn. more »»
Eric J. Straw
September 5, 2016 Eric J. Straw, 32, Altoona, died Saturday afternoon, Sept. 3, 2016, at his home. Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016, at Jones Funeral Home. more »»
Anthony Richard ‘Tony’ Woytowiez Jr.
September 5, 2016 Anthony Richard “Tony” Woytowiez Jr., 66, Altoona, died Saturday afternoon at Golden LivingCenter-Hillview. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Anthony Richard and Betty M. (Heller) Woytowiez. more »»
Tommy Lee Feathers
September 4, 2016 Tommy Lee Feathers, 38, Cresson, formerly of Claysburg, passed away Thursday at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. He was born in Roaring Spring, son of Ronald L. Feathers and Cindy Merritts. more »»
David Leo ‘Porter’ ‘Ark’ Gonsman Sr.
September 4, 2016 David L. “Porter” “Ark” Gonsman Sr., 77, Queen, passed away Thursday. He was born in Hopewell, son of the late Adam and Rachel (Lewis) Gonsman. He married Gloria Claycomb on June 26, 198. more »»
Donald Lee Jacobson
September 4, 2016 Donald Lee Jacobson, 79, Madison, Ohio, passed away Friday at his home. He was born in Painesville, Ohio, son of the late George and Alice (Kohan) Jacobson. He married Sharynne Komssi on Aug. more »»
Rebecca D. ‘Becky’ Little
September 4, 2016 Rebecca D. “Becky” Little, 61, RD Ashville, died Thursday at UPMC Altoona after an extended illness. She was born in Spangler, daughter of the late Charles Batdorf and Frances (Weber) Batdorf. more »»
Mary Gertrude ‘Gertie’ Mauk
September 4, 2016 Mary Gertrude Mauk, 94, Mullica Hill, N.J., formerly of 11th Ave., Altoona, passed away peacefully last Friday at her residence surrounded by her famil. more »»
Ronald Mahlon Merritts Sr.
September 4, 2016 Ronald Mahlon Merritts Sr., 74, Altoona, passed away Tuesday at his home. He was born in Washington, D.C., son of the late George M. and Mariam (Snoberger) Merritts. He married Sylvia J. Adams on Dec. more »»
Joyce A. Parrish
September 4, 2016 Joyce Arlene Yeager Parrish, 83, Greer, S.C., widow of Edwin Joseph Parrish, passed peacefully on Thursday with her daughter and son by her sid. more »»
Anna Marie Rossman
September 4, 2016 Anna Marie Rossman, 91, Altoona, passed away Friday morning at UPMC Altoona after a brief illness. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Clarence and Mary (Detterbeck) Bathurst. more »»
James Jack Symons Sr.
September 4, 2016 James Jack Symons Sr., 87, Sun City Center, Fla., passed away from complications of Alzheimer’s disease on Aug. 22, 2016, in the company of his children. He was born in St. Benedic. more »»
Robert ‘J.R.’ Taddy Jr.
September 4, 2016 Robert “J.R.” Taddy Jr., 39, RD Gallitzin, died Friday. He was born in Altoona, son of Robert Sr. and Carol (Winrick) Taddy. more »»
Donna A. Westover
September 4, 2016 Donna A. Westover, 77, Beaver Valley, went home to be with our Lord Saturday at her residence. She was born in Beaver Valley, daughter of the late Robert S. and Beulah M. (Gates) Barnhart. On Jan. more »»
Eugene J. Furgione
September 3, 2016 Feb. 19, 1930 - Aug. 31, 2016 Eugene J. Furgione, 86, Altoona, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday at UPMC Altoona. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Domenic and Domenica (Suriano) Furgione. more »»
Sylvia G. Henry
September 3, 2016 July 14, 1940 - Sept. 1, 2016 Sylvia G. Henry, 76, Duncansville, died unexpectedly on Thursday at UPMC Altoona. She was born in Leamersville, daughter of the late George E. and Belva (Ott) Geist. more »»
Marcella M. ‘Marcy’ Kaplonski
September 3, 2016 April 26, 1920 - Sept. 2, 2016 Marcella M. “Marcy” Kaplonski, 96, Amber Terrace, formerly of Juniata, died Friday at her residence. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Stephen T. more »»
William James Krompacky
September 3, 2016 Aug. 3, 1933 - Sept. 2, 2016 William James Krompacky, 83, Fernwood, died Friday. He was born in Fernwood, son of the late James and Mary (Fudrow) Krompacky. Surviving are six nieces and three nephews. more »»
Francis E. Litzinger
September 3, 2016 Jan. 1, 1953 - Aug. 30, 2016 Francis E. Litzinger, 63, Hastings, formerly of Patton, died Tuesday. He was born in Spangler, son of Albert Sr. and Aldophine Doe (Getsy) Litzinger. more »»