Carl K. Lyter

ALTOONA – Carl K. Lyter, 86, formerly of Lewistown and a resident of the Hollidaysburg Veterans Home, passed away on Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at UPMC in Altoona.

Born March 6, 1927, in Port Royal, he was the son of the late Harry H. and Louella (Gloss) Lyter.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Barbara P. Lyter, who passed away on Nov. 5, 2013.

He is survived by: his children, Kenneth and wife, Chris, Robert and wife, Karen, Richard and wife, Ella “Sue”, Karla Voyles and husband, Scott, and Joseph and wife, Michelle, all of Lewistown; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was employed at the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation.

Services will be private and at the convenience of the family, and private interment will be in Juniata Memorial Park.

Funeral arrangements are under the care of the Heller-Hoenstine Woodlawn Funeral Home, 200 N. Main St., Lewistown.

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