Born to eternal life July 19, 2008, age 89. Beloved husband of Clara (nee Reifschneider) for 67 years. Loving father of Thomas J. (Martine) Linn, Sandra (Edward) Trammell and Marcyann Lofy. Further survived by grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by his parents, 4 brothers and 2 sisters. Private services held.