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Donald W. Pepple

June 21, 1933 ~ May 3, 2022 (age 88)

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Donald W. Pepple, 88, of 500 Municipal Drive, Hollidaysburg, formerly of Woodbury, died May 3, 2022, at Altoona Hospital. He had been a resident at the Hollidaysburg Veterans Home since July 2021.

Born June 21, 1933, in Woodbury, PA, he was the son of the late Emmert and Dorothy (Over) Pepple.

He was united in marriage to Patricia L. Pepple on June 10, 1955, in Woodbury.  His wife preceded him in death September 30, 2020.

Surviving are three children: son Michael (Jennifer) Pepple, Hillsboro, TN; daughters Amy (Gary) Miller, Huntingdon, and Valerie (Dan) DeRose, Wexford; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. He is survived by two sisters, Dolores (Arlan) Barkman, Martinsburg, and Connie (Chris) Emmert, Urbandale, IA. He was preceded in death by a brother, Ronald Pepple, and a granddaughter, Christin Pepple.

Mr. Pepple was a 1951 graduate of the former Woodbury High School. A veteran of the Korean Conflict, he served with the United States Army from 1953-54 as a member of the Transportation Corps.

Upon his return from Korea, he took a position with the former Farmers State Bank in Woodbury, now Hometown Bank of Pennsylvania. He remained with the bank for 35 years, serving as manager for a number of years after Farmers State merged with the First National Bank of Everett. He retired in 1986.

Mr. Pepple enjoyed archery, hunting, gardening, and following the Pittsburgh Pirates baseball team.

Friends will be received on Friday, May 6, 2022 from 11:00AM to the 12:00PM funeral service at the Stone Funeral Home in Woodbury. Interment will be in Dry Hill Cemetery with full military honors.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Pennsylvania Association for the Blind, 555 Gettysburg Pike, Suite A300, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055, www.pablind.org.

Arrangements by Stone Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc. (www.stonefuneralhomewoodbury.com); Woodbury.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
May 6, 2022

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Stone Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.
114 Main Street
Woodbury, PA 16695

Funeral Service
Friday
May 6, 2022

12:00 PM
Stone Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.
114 Main Street
Woodbury, PA 16695

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