|Birth: ||Mar. 30, 1907|
|Death: ||Feb. 7, 1972|
(Added by Keith Knipe)
(3rd cousin, 2x removed)
ALTOONA MIRROR, Altoona, PA
Tuesday, 2/8/1972, p. 18
LEROY G. BLACK
Of 2538 3rd Ave., was dead on arrival at Mercy Hospital at 1:18 p.m. yesterday, Feb. 7, 1972, after suffering a heart attack at work at Wright Laundry, Hollidaysburg. He was born in Altoona March 30, 1907, a son of Andrew and Rebecca (Cartwright) Black.
Surviving are three children, Mrs. Charlotte Heiple of Macedonia, Ohio, George of Lake Worth, Fla., and Thomas of Altoona; five grandchildren, six great-grandchildren. A sister, Ruth, at home, died Oct. 12, 1971.
Mr. Black was employed as a foreman in the Wright Laundry. Earlier he had been employed in the Logan and Sanitary Laundries in Altoona for 48 years.
Friends will be received in the Stevens Mortuary from 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. tomorrow
BLACK – Services for Leroy G. Black of 2538 3rd Ave. will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Stevens Memorial Chapel by the Rev. Albert M. Wright. Interment in Rose Hill Cemetery. Friends will be received in the Stevens Mortuary, 1421 8th Ave., from 7 to 9 p.m. today and 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday.
Andrew Jackson Black (1875 - 1952)
Rebecca Jane Gunnett Black (1879 - 1943)
Ruth A. Black (1904 - 1971)*
Leroy G. Black (1907 - 1972)
Rose Hill Cemetery
Created by: Keith Knipe
Record added: Mar 29, 2012
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