Gerald E. Deavor

Gerald E. Deavor, 80, of McVeytown, passed away at 11:15 p.m. Tuesday, July 16, 2019 at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital.

Born Feb. 6, 1939, in McVeytown, he was the son of the late Merle Deavor and Mary (Marker) Deavor.

Gerald is survived by: his wife, Brenda (Rittenhouse) Deavor, whom he married in 1960; his children, Kelvin Deavor and wife, Roberta, of McVeytown; Lisa Yakamook, and husband, Paul Jr. of McVeytown, Raymond Deavor and wife, Melissa, of McVeytown, and Julie McMahon and companion, Terry Gearhart, of McVeytown; grandchildren, Stanley Deavor, April Deavor, Dana Hill, Amanda Boozel, Hunter Deavor, Reece Deavor, Ryan McMahon and Brena McMahon; great-grandchildren, Jennica Deavor, Shawna Walter, Jada Walter, Tucker Deavor, Colin Hill, Kayla Boozel, Lilyan Boozel, Jaden Boozel, Greyson McMahon and Landon McMahon.

He is also survived by his siblings, Janice Oldt, of Lewistown; David Deavor of Lewistown, Leon Deavor, of New York, Kenneth Deavor, of Dillsburg, Sara Specht, of Lewistown, and Clair Deavor, of Claysburg.

He was preceded in death by his siblings, Phyllis Booher, Richard Deavor, James Deavor and Robert Deavor and an infant daughter, Melissa Deavor.

Gerald was a member of the McVeytown United Methodist Church.

A memorial service in loving memory of Gerald will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 20, 2019, at the Barr Funeral Home and Crematory, 120 Logan St., Lewistown, with Rev. Stephanie Rupertofficiating. Interment will be in Juniata Memorial Park.

There will be a time of visitation with the family from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

Online condolences can be shared with the family at www.barrfh.com.