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William C. LaHive

March 25, 1951 ~ July 31, 2023 (age 72) 72 Years Old


March 25, 1951 - July 31, 2023

William C. LaHive, 72, of Altoona, passed away Monday. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Donald and Arlene (Henry) LaHive. He married Cecelia Hoefler in 1986.

Surviving are his wife of 37 years; a sister, Barbara Benson; a niece, Sherri; a nephew, John Jr; and all of his friends at Mike’s Court.

He was preceded in death by an infant sister, Kathy.

William graduated from Altoona High School in 1969 and PSU with an AS in Business Administration.

He worked as a driver for Strohman Bakery and retired as an exterminator from Robert’s Pest Control.

Wiliam was a member of the Buccinese Society, Bavarian Aid Society, and Bethany Lutheran Church.

He enjoyed fishing, bowling, golfing, and hunting with his friends in Mahaffey.  He enjoyed spending time with his pets, Cami and Marley.

A memorial service will be held at 2pm Tuesday August 8th, 2023, at Bethany Lutheran Church. Cremation service by Sorge Funeral Home & Crematory Inc.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to or Bethany Lutheran Church: 200 3rd Ave. Altoona Pa 16602.

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Memorial Service
August 8, 2023

2:00 PM
Bethany Lutheran Church
200-3rd Avenue
Altoona, PA 16602


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