Timothy Leroy Wise
Timothy Leroy Wise, 65, of Lewistown, passed away at 5:20 a.m. on Sunday, June 10, 2018, at UPMC Altoona.
Born Oct. 21, 1952, in Lewistown, he was the son of the late, James C. and Dorothy M. (Hunt) Wise. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: an infant brother, Michael Wise; and a brother, Steven Wise.
Tim is survived by his loving wife, Sharon (Fetters) Wise, whom he married on June 15, 1974. Also surviving are: his children, Justin Wise and fiance, Priscilla Ceccoli, of Williamsport, Jason Wise and fiance, Adriane Wolfgang, and Jenna Kepner and husband, David, all of Lewistown; siblings, James “Jimmy” Wise and Nancy Wise, all of Huntingdon, Jeffrey Wise, of Milton, and Sheila Wise and husband, Robert Hill, of Lewistown; and grandchildren, Logan Wise, Levi Wise, Lilliyan Wise, Rylee Wise, Brian Albert, Kamden Vanzile, Lyam Wise, Luke Wise, Logan Schuler, Dyson Wise, Tylan Kepner and Natalie Reicherd; and his loving dog, Chevy.
Tim was a graduate of Chief Logan High School class of 1970.
Earlier in life, Tim started his life-long enjoyment of cars at F & M Motors at the age of 14 as a car detailer and later at LASH Motors, Frey Motors and, lastly, at Beaver Motors, all as a car salesman. Tim was a hard-working man who always put his family first. He loved to collect diecast toy cars and Hess trucks. He loved traveling to all of the local dirt tracks to watch sprint car racing with his friend Nelson Kratzer, but most of all, he enjoyed attending all of his grandchildren’s sporting events and activities. He also enjoyed family dinners at his home.
A funeral service in loving memory of Tim will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, June 14, 2018, at Barr Funeral Home Inc. and Crematory, 120 Logan St., with Rev. Charles Eldredge officiating. There will be a time of visitation from 6 to 9 p.m., Wednesday, June 13, 2018, at the funeral home.
Interment will take place in Maitland Community Cemetery.
In lie of flowers, memorial contributions in Tim’s memory are respectfully encouraged to Maitland Church of the Brethren, 315 Crossover Drive, Lewistown, PA 17044.
Online condolences can be offered to the family at www.barrfh.com.