|Birth: ||Nov. 9, 1928|
|Death: ||Apr. 3, 2012|
Carl G. Ream November 9, 1928 - April 3, 2012 Carl G. Ream, 83, of Pleasant Gap, passed from his life on Wednesday, April 3, 2012, at Mount Nittany Medical Center. Born Nov. 9, 1928, in Spring Township, he was a son of the late Harold R. and Ethel F. (Lyons) Ream. He was a 1947 graduate of Bellefonte Area High School.
Immediately upon graduation from High School, he enlisted in the United States Air Force and served his country for 20 years. He retired from the United States Postal Service on March 31, 1986. He was an active member of American Legion Post #0867 and also a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post # 1600. He has been honored by the American Legion for 60 continuous years of membership and served in the Honor Guard for patriotic holidays and related events. Carl still enjoyed gardening and working around his house. He was an avid reader and amateur historian of the Second World War, as well as, other U.S. conflicts. He loved to read comics.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Norman D. Ream; his two sisters, Ruby M. Rose and Emeline E. Corl; and a nephew, Jeffrey Ream.
He is survived by several nieces and nephews, Thomas P. Rose, Terry L. Corl, Deborah K. Corl, Norman D. Ream, Jr., David A. Ream and Pamela J. Mulfinger.
There will be a public visitation held on Friday, April 6, 2012, from 10-11 a.m., the time of the service, at Wetzler Funeral Service Inc. in Bellefonte. Funeral services will immediately follow visitation with Reverend Kevin Shock officiating. Burial will follow in Meyer Cemetery, Benner Township. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to St. Mark Lutheran Church, 160 N. Main St., Pleasant Gap PA 16823, Pleasant Gap Fire Company, 475 Robinson Lane, Pleasant Gap, PA 16823, or the American Legion, 453 S. Main Street, Pleasant Gap, PA 16823.
Published in Centre Daily Times
on April 5, 2012
Sister-in-law: (brother Norman's wife)
Phyllis N Holderman Ream (1928-2012)
Harold Randal Ream (1906 - 1982)
Ethel Freda Lyons Ream (1907 - 1996)
Norman D Ream (1926 - 2000)*
Carl Gilbert Ream (1928 - 2012)
Emeline Elizabeth Ream Corl (1931 - 2009)*
Created by: Marilyn
Record added: Jul 14, 2012
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