Albert J. Holcomb, Jr., 102, of Warren, PA. died Friday morning, August 16, 2013 at the Warren Manor Nursing Home after an extended illness. He was born October 6, 1910 in Warren, PA. to the late Albert J. and Grace Kelly Holcomb, Sr. He was a lifelong Warren area resident and graduate of Warren High School, where he played football. He had served with the U.S. Army Air Force during World War II. Al had been employed as a truck driver with the former Smith Horton and Emmis George Trucking Companies. He had also worked with the Pennsylvania Railroad, retiring as an engineer after 35 years employment.
He was a member of the former Warren Marconi Club.
Albert is survived by 3 children Gary Holcomb and wife, Meredith of Warren, PA., Barb Black and husband, Fred of Sugar Grove, PA., Sue Shoemaker and husband, Adam of Tarpen Springs, FL., 6 grandchildren, several greatgrandchildren, nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Lillian Merski Holcomb, whom he married August 11, 1946 in Lawrence Park PA. who died March 3, 2010, 2 brothers Ray and Harold Holcomb, 1 Sister Doris Clickinoid.
Private funeral services will be conducted at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. at the convenience of the family. Those wishing to submit email condolences may do so by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com.