John L. Byers

June 18, 2013

Byers, John Obituary

John Lawrence “Jack” Byers, 75, of Waterfall Road, Three Springs, PA died at 9:56 AM, Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at the Altoona Regional Healthcare System, Altoona.  

Born May 10, 1938 in Cromwell Township, Huntingdon County, he was the son of the late Ruby (Byers) Lane.  He was married to Leona Booher on December 22, 1956.  Mrs. Byers survives at their home.

One son, Doug Byers and wife Tammy survives of Saltillo, PA along with two grandchildren, Doug Byers, Jr. and wife Jackie and Eric Byers and fiancée Christina, all of Saltillo.  A great granddaughter, Lydia Byers also survives at Saltillo.  

Mr. Byers is survived by six brothers and sisters: Shelby Kylor and husband Ernie, Three Springs, PA; Sonia Park and husband Bernard, Dillsburg, PA; Sharon Tefft, North East, PA; Sara Laughman and husband Bernie, New Oxford, PA; Ron Lane and wife Linda, North East, PA and Susie Gornick, Erie, PA.

He was a member of the Cromwell United Bible Church, Hill Valley Road, Three Springs, PA.

A construction worker, Mr. Byers retired in 2005 from HRI, State College, PA.  Earlier in life, he had worked 20 years at Harbison-Walker Refractories, Mount Union, PA.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.

Always visiting family and friends, Mr. Byers was especially fond of his grandchildren and great granddaughter.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, June 21, 2013 at the Cromwell United Bible Church, 19779 Hill Valley Road, Three Springs, PA with Pastor Darren McClintock officiating.  Interment will be at Saltillo Cemetery, Saltillo, PA.  Friends may call at the church from 7—9:00 PM on Thursday and one hour prior to the service on Friday.

Arrangements are by the Martin R. Brown Funeral Home, Orbisonia, PA.




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June 20, 2013
7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

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Cromwell United Bible Church

19779 Hill Valley Road
Three Springs, PA 17264
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June 21, 2013
1:00 p.m.

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Cromwell United Bible Church

19779 Hill Valley Road
Three Springs, PA 17264
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June 21, 2013

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Saltillo Cemetery

Saltillo, PA


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