Aug 20, 1947 – Oct 14, 2020
Trudy E. (Reep) Claar, 73 of Canoe Creek, passed away Wednesday at UPMC Altoona. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Malcolm and Viola (Shelow) Reep. She married Lee “Wiener” Claar Sr., who preceded her in death in 2012.
Trudy is survived by grandchildren: Travis of Plum Creek, Ashlee Clark of Altoona, Chelsee Dalessandro, Shena, Ronnie Jr., Camryn, and Cayleigh, all of Pittsburgh; a great grandson, Taylor; and many great grandchildren; a sister, Rose Baker of Martinsburg. Trudy was preceded in death by children: Lee “Sam” Jr., Karen “Sis”, Ronnie “Pete”, and James “Jimmy”; and several brothers and sisters.
She and her husband, Lee, were the former owners of Claar’s (Log Cabin) Bait Shop in Canoe Creek. She enjoyed fishing with her great-grandson, Taylor, sewing, and long car rides. Trudy enjoyed wildlife and feeding humming birds.
Friends will be received from 4-6pm Friday, Oct 16, 2020, at Sorge Funeral Home & Crematory Inc., Hollidaysburg, where a funeral service will immediately follow at 6pm. Pastor David D. McClanahan officiating. Interment at New Canoe Creek Cemetery.
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