ALTOONA - Harold E. "Yogi" Bair Sr., 72, of 3314 Eckley Road, Petersburg, died at 9:10 p.m. Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at Altoona Regional Hospital.
Born Jan. 13, 1941, in Mount Union, he was a son of the late Harold T. and Clarabelle (Brouse) Bair. His wife, Esther E. (Eckley) Blair, whom he married on July 2, 1965, survives.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by: children, Harold E. Bair Jr. and wife, Jody, of Huntingdon, and Tim Bair and wife, Laura, of Petersburg; siblings, James Bair, of Mifflintown, and Sally Clark, of Mifflintown; grandchildren, Kevin E. Garner Jr., Serena Garner, Brittany Bair and John Bair; and great-grandchildren, John Glenn Foster, Seth Richard Foster and Keaira Garner.
Harold attended Mount Union Area High School.
He worked for 24 years at U.S. Sports, Huntingdon, and retired with 18 years of service as a machine operator at Bonney Forge, Mount Union.
A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at Bohn Funeral Home, 55 N. Main St., Reedsville, with Pastor Gregory Lloyd officiating. Interment will be private.
A viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Huntingdon County Humane Society, or a charity of the donor's choice.