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    Tribune-Democrat, 18 Mar 1990, Page 7, Contributed by Lynne Canterbury

Name:   WISSINGER, Howard E.
Death Date:   19 Mar 1990
Age:   84
Birth Date:   3 Jul 1905
Parents:   Frank T. & Lizzie Ann (Hershberger) Wissinger
Spouse:   (1) Velma M. Coutts; (2) Alice Heaton Woomer (m. 14 Feb 1981)
Preceded in death by:   Parents; 1st wife (d. 31 May 1978)
Survived by:   2nd Wife; daughter - Eva Elizabeth "Betty" Culp; grandson - William C. Culp Jr.; granddaughter - Beth Markle; great-granddaughter - Amy Markle
Buried:   Not listed
Newspaper:   Tribune-Democrat
Obituary Date:   18 Mar 1990
Contributed by:   Lynne Canterbury
Remarks:   WISSINGER -- Howard E., 84, State College, died March 19, 1990. Born July 3, 1905, in Scalp level, son of late Frank T. and Lizzie Ann (Hershberger) Wissinger. Preceded in death by first wife, Velma M. Coutts, died May 31, 1978. Survived by wife, former Alice Heaton Woomer, whom he married Feb. 14, 1981; and daughter, Eva Elizabeth "Betty," Culp, Bellefonte; also grandson, William C. Culp, Jr.; granddaughter, Beth Markle; and great-granddaughter, Amy Markle. Attended Scalp Level school and Johnstown business school. Former postmaster at University of Pittsburgh where he retired in 1970. Prior to that he worked at Westinghouse. Was an independent owner of school buses. Member of Emmanuel Baptist Church, Johnstown. Former Richland Township School Board member. Wissinger Family historian since 1961. Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at R. Owen Ketterer Funeral Home, Geistown, the Rev. Ray Streets officiating. Friends received from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Koch Funeral Home, State College, and from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at R. Owen Ketterer Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society.

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