James L. Poorman

June 4, 1940 ~ May 11, 2021 (age 80)


James L. Poorman, 80. 762 Big Plum Run Road, Lock Haven, PA died May 11, 2021 in the Jersey Shore Hospital. Born June 4, 1940 in Lock Haven, PA he was the son of the late Chester and Dorothy Rogers Poorman. On October 25, 1968 in Swissdale he married Janice L. Barnhart who survives at home.

Jim was a 1958 graduate of the Lock Haven High School and had worked at Piper Aircraft in the stock room and had worked for 20 years as a salesman at MacIntyre Auto, Lock Haven, PA. He was a member of the Romola Bible Church, B.P.O.E # 182, Layfette Lodge 199, F & AM,  Clinton Co. Shrine Club, the Jaffa Shrine, Altoona, PA   and American Legion Post 623, Beech Creek, PA.

Survivors include:

     1 Daughter: Kimberly J. Workman, Lock Haven, PA

     2 Sisters: Erdine Weaver, Marsh Creek and Darla Poorman, Bellefonte, PA

*** Preceded in death by: 1 Sister: Mary Farringer

                                          2 Brothers: Stanley and Chester Poorman, Jr.

A memorial service to honor the life of James L. Poorman will be held Saturday, June 26, 2021 at 2:00 P. M. at American Legion Post 623, Beech Creek, PA. Military Honors will be rendered by the Jersey Shore Honor Guard and a Masonic Memorial Service by Layfette Lodge, 199, F & AM Lock Haven, PA will be a part of the tribute to Jim’s life.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Layfette Lodge, 199, F & AM through the funeral home.

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Memorial Service
June 26, 2021

2:00 PM
American Legion Post 623
68 Wynn Ave.
Beech Creek, PA 16822

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