STATE COLLEGE - John David True Jr., 89, of Lewistown, died at 1:40 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at Mount Nittany Medical Center in State College.
Born Oct. 13, 1924, in Lewistown, he was the son of the late John David True Sr. and Martha J. (Aurand) True.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marian E. (Goss) True, on Feb. 28, 2001, and his daughter, Michelle E. True Bumbarger, on May 10, 2011.
He is survived by his granddaughters, Janelle Fedock, Adriana Bumbarger and Victoria Bumbarger.
John was a U.S. veteran having served during World War II.
He was employed at Royale Dairy in Lewistown and Russell National Bank in Lewistown.
He was a member of St. John' s Lutheran Church in Lewistown. He loved to build things, decorate parade floats and spend time with his grandchildren.
A funeral service will be private and at the convenience of the family and a private interment will be in Juniata Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions to help defray funeral costs can be made to Janelle Fedock, 1849 Lockport Road, Lewistown, PA 17044.
Funeral arrangements are under the care of Hoenstine Funeral Home, 75 Logan St., Lewistown.
Online condolences can be offered to the family at www.hellerhoenstinefuneralhome.com.