Roy E. Boob, 90, a resident at the Wynwood House, State College, PA, formerly of 213 Dewey St., Mill Hall, PA died January 24, 2021 at the Wynwood House. Born March 20, 1930 in Clintondale, PA he was the son of the late Daniel H. and Matilda A. Gummo Boob. On May 16, 1954 he married Janis J. Cartwright who died December 5, 2015.
Roy was a 1950 graduate of the Mill Hall High School and served in the U. S. Army during the Korean War. He retired from Corning Glass after 27 years’ service and had previously worked at Sylvania Electric. Roy also had worked as a funeral director’s assistant at the former McCloskey Funeral Home, Mill Hall, PA. He was a member of the former Mill Hall Church of Christ.
He is survived by:
3 Daughters: Cathy S. (Randy) Williamson, State College, PA; Carol A. (Greg) Walizer, Sunbury, PA and Cindy M. (William) Sackett, Beech Creek, PA.
3 Grandchildren: Beth (Brock) Lehman, Christy (Ryan) Kellogg and Rachel Sackett
5 Great-Grandchildren: Addison and Jackson Lehman and Elliot, Willow and Quinn Kellogg
He was preceded in death by:
3 Sisters: Maxine Kerstetter, Agnes Yearick and Shirley Gayner
4 Brothers: Harry, Richard, Wilbur and Lee Boob
Funeral services and interment for Roy E. Boob will be at the convenience of the family with no public visitation.
Interment, Cedar Hill Cemetery, Mill Hall, PA
Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Heart Association through the funeral home.
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