ALTOONA — RESICK – William W., 70, Altoona, died Thursday, May 16, 2013, at his residence following an extended illness. Born July 14, 1942, in South Fork, Cambria County, son of the late Joseph and Josephine (Yablonsky) Resick. He married Judith A. Knepp on Jan. 28, 1967, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church. Surviving are his wife; children, William Resick, and wife, Jennifer, Hollidaysburg; Susan Lutte, and husband, Dietmar, Deland, Fla.; and Cynthia Resick, Duncansville; grandchildren, Claire, Rachel and Julie Resick; Aidan and Holden Fritts; and Jillian Lutte; sisters, Pauline Yarosh, and husband, Tony, Windber; Mary Resick, Richland; and Jean Lehman, and husband, Ron, Washington, Pa.; and sisters-in-law, Patty Resick; Mary Paul, and husband, Jim; and Rita Lewis, and husband, Roger. Preceded in death by brother, Joseph; and sister, Joanne Resick. William retired from Beth Energy Mine 33, Ebensburg, after 24 years of service and later retired as a machinist for Norfolk Southern. He was a graduate of South Fork-Croyle High School and later had earned a college degree in drafting. Member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church. Friends received from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, May 19, at The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona, Pa., where vigil for the deceased will be held. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday, May 20, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Franciscan Fathers. Committal, Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Grane Hospice, 106 Zee Plaza, Hollidaysburg, Pa. 16648. (www.stevensfamilyfuneralhomes.com)
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