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Francis A. "Frank" Quirin

July 28, 1936 ~ January 23, 2024 (age 87) 87 Years Old

Francis Quirin Obituary

            Francis A. “Frank” Quirin, 87 of Altoona died Tuesday evening January 23, 2024, at UPMC Altoona.

            He was born July 28, 1936, in Altoona, a son of the late Francis Quirin and Ruth E. (Weyandt) Quirin Holsinger.

            Surviving are his wife, Janet; four children, son Francis A. Quirin, Jr. (Maureen) of Indianapolis, IN, daughter Karen S. Mayhue (Russell) of Ashville, daughter Terry R. Musselman of Duncansville, son Thomas J. Quirin (Deana) of Altoona; seven grandchildren; ten great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; a special friend, Sue Linn; his huntin’ buddy, Bob Yingling; and several extended family members.

            Frank was preceded in death by his first wife, Marlene (Nixdorf) Quirin, and his brother, Charles E. Quirin, Sr.

            Mr. Quirin was a U.S. Air Force veteran serving from 1954 to 1958 where he obtained the rank of Airman Second Class.

            He retired as an over the road truck driver from Perfetti Trucking following over thirty years’ service.

            Frank enjoyed fishing, hunting, and camping, and he was a great story-teller.

            Friends will be received from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Monday January 29, 2024, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home, Inc., 501 Sixth Avenue, Altoona, where a funeral service will be held at 7:00 p.m. with Pastor Tim McGarvey officiating.

            Interment will be made at Calvary Cemetery, Altoona.

            In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial donations please be made to St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675-8516.       

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January 29, 2024

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Myers-Somers Funeral Home, Inc.
501 Sixth Avenue
Altoona, PA 16602

Funeral Service
January 29, 2024

7:00 PM
Myers-Somers Funeral Home, Inc.
501 Sixth Avenue
Altoona, PA 16602


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