Information for death notices and obituaries is submitted by funeral homes. Families who wish to submit information concerning an out-of-town death directly to the newspaper must provide the name and telephone number of the funeral home. Obituaries may be faxed to the CDTs obituaries department at 814-238-1814 or e-mailed to email@example.com. For information, call the obituaries desk at 238-5000, ext. 3938.
Thompson Joanne L. Thompson, 82, of Altoona, died Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, at the Lutheran Home, Hollidaysburg. Calling hours, 1-2 p.m., Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at Santella Funeral Home, 1106 8th Ave., Altoona; funeral services follow at 2p.m.; internment, Alto Reste Park Cemetery. Arrangements by Santella Funeral Home, Altoona.
Bryan Catherine "Babes" Watkins Bryan, 82, died Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, at Mount Nittany Medical Center. Online condolences to www.heintzelmanfuneralhome.com.
Bair Marian P. (Copeland) Bair, 87, died Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, at Centre Crest Nursing Home, Bellefonte. Calling hours, 6-8 p.m., Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at the Heath Funeral Home, 701 Lingle St., Osceola Mills; funeral services, Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, 11 a.m., at the funeral home with Pastor Rick Wilson officiating; burial, Philipsburg Cemetery. Online condolences to www.heathfuneral.com.
Spisak Alexander S. Spisak, 86, died Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, at The Fairways at Brookline Village. Arrangements by Koch Funeral Home, and will be announced when complete.