REEDSVILLE - R. Metz Headings Jr., 91, of 41 Bills Hill, Reedsville, died at 11:26 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012, at Ohesson Manor, Lewistown.
Born Feb. 23, 1921, in Reedsville, he was a son of the late Mildred (Naginey) and R. Metz Headings Sr. His late wife, Betty M. (Hoffman) Headings, passed away on Nov. 3, 2003.
He is survived by: his son, Dr. Dennis Lynn Headings and wife, Virginia Corson, of Baltimore, Md.; sister, Mrs. Quentin (Shirley) Morris, of Belleville; and brother, Kenneth Headings and wife, Mona, of Reedsville.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Louise Coons.
He was a 1939 graduate of Reedsville High School. He worked for 43 years as a department manager for A&P Corporation. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in the Italian and European campaigns. He was a member of the East Kish Presbyterian Church and had belonged to the Masonic Lodge, in Lewistown.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 25, 2012, at Bohn Funeral Home, 55 N. Main St., Reedsville, with the Rev. Dr. Pat Roller officiating. Burial will be at the Church Hill Cemetery, Reedsville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the R. Metz Headings Jr. Scholarship fund at Penn State, 1 Old Main, Penn State University, University Park, PA 16802.