John W. Himes, 45, of Duncansville, passed away Saturday at his home after an extended illness.
He was born in Altoona, son of Arthur “Joe” Himes, Sr. and the late Barbara Dodson.
He is survived by his fiancée, Tammy Simpson; a stepdaughter, Amanda Simpson; a grandson, Derek Snyder; his father, “Joe,” and wife, Cheri; his brother, Arthur “Joey” Himes, Jr., and wife, Tina; two half-brothers: Ben and Josh Himes; two nephews: Austin and Colby Himes; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.
After graduating from Hollidaysburg High School, John went on to earn certifications as a master mechanic, welder, and carpenter. He was a member of the Allegheny Club of Hollidaysburg, an avid hunter, a Pittsburgh Steelers fan, and was passionate about GMC and Chevy muscle cars.
At John’s request, there will be no public services. At the convenience of the family, a private celebration of life service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements by Sorge Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., Hollidaysburg.
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