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Kenneth L. Hoover, Sr
Birth: Jul. 18, 1914
Duncansville
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1980
Altoona
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

Kenneth L. Hoover 66, of Cross Keys, Duncansville, died at 8:40 a.m. Friday, in Altoona Hospital, following an extended illness. He was born in Carson Valley, the son of Mahlon and Dora (Coltabaugh) Hoover, and Dec. 21, 1940 married Dorothy M. Kimmel in Winchester, VA.

Mr. Hoover was a 1932 graduate of Altoona Area High School, a member of the Carson Valley Church of the Brethren, Portage Lodge F&AM, Jaffa Shrine and the Jaffa Cycle Corps, Altoona Shrine Club, and Heidelburg Country Club. Mr. Hoover retired from the middle division of Conrail in 1976 after 36 years of service. He was treasurer and caretaker of Carson Valley Cemetery.

Surviving are his wife, and four children, Richard, Elaine, Duane, and Kenneth L. Jr.; eight grandchildren and a brother, Donald F. of Carson Valley. A brother, Earl B., died in 1979.

Friends were received Sunday in Donald E. Liebegott Funeral Home, Duncansville, where a masonic service was held at 7 p.m., and received again Monday in the Carson Valley Church of the Brethren prior to the services led by the Rev. R. Eugene Miller. Donations made to Shriner's Crippled Children's Hospital. 
 
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 Parents:
  Mahlon E. Hoover (1888 - 1968)
  Dora E. Coltabaugh Hoover (1890 - 1972)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorothy M. Kimmel Hoover (1921 - 2004)
 
 Children:
  Duane Paul Hoover (1946 - 2008)*
  Kenneth L Hoover (1954 - 2012)*
 
 Siblings:
  Earl Benjamin Hoover (1912 - 1979)*
  Kenneth L. Hoover (1914 - 1980)
  Donald F. Hoover (1922 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Carson Valley Cemetery
Duncansville
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: PP, D, 1, 1
GPS (lat/lon): 40.44717, -78.43501
 
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Record added: May 08, 2008
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Kenneth L. Hoover, Sr
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- Kathy & Buddy & Our Cat Family
 Added: Jan. 29, 2014
Father Hoover
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 Added: Dec. 17, 2009
Remembering your many years of dedication to the "Altoona Railroad". We love to keep telling those FAMOUS stories.
- Sky
 Added: Oct. 14, 2008
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