Roy James Fleck, Jr.
Roy James Fleck, Jr., 73, of Huntindon, PA and formerly of Sandy Ridge and Philipsburg, PA died on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at the UPMC in Altoona, PA.
Born on August 6, 1942 in Boggs Township, PA, he was the son of the late Roy James Fleck Sr. and Vera (Lumadue) Fleck. He was married to Nancy (Neal) Fleck who resides at home.
Mr. Fleck was a U.S. Marine veteran of the Vietnam War and was awarded a Presidential Citation, a Purple Heart, and a Navy Unit Citation. He was a member of the Marine Corps League in Quantico, VA, the NRA, the VFW Post #1754 in Huntingdon, PA, the American Legion Post #24 in Huntingdon, PA, and the Standing Stone Creek Hunting & Fishing Association in Huntingdon, PA. He was retired from the Penn State University as a carpenter and had attended the Philipsburg-Osceola High School.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: a daughter, Barbara C. Donahue; and two sisters, Jean McGuire and Kate Reese.
Along with his wife, he is survived by: a sister, Erma Botwright & her husband Robert of Chester Hill, PA; two brothers, Bill Fleck & his wife Marge of Tonawanda, NY and Robert Fleck & his wife Sarah of State College, PA; a grandson Christopher S. Graham & his fiancee Amanda Shoemaker of Wallaceton, PA; and two great-grandchildren, Riley and Madison Graham both of Wallaceton, PA.
Burial with full military honors will be held at a future date at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA.
Heath Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Osceola Mills, PA is in charge of the arrangements.
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