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James F. "Jim" Daski

September 7, 1937 ~ October 27, 2023 (age 86) 86 Years Old

James Daski Obituary

            James F. “Jim” Daski, 86, formerly of Altoona, went home to be with the Lord early Friday morning October 27, 2023, at Maple Winds Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, Portage.

            He was born September 7, 1937, in Altoona, a son of the late Frank and Clara (Spiedel) Daski.

            Surviving are his daughter, Tammy J. Peters of Altoona; a grandson, Brian M. Peters (Tracy) of Memphis, TN; and numerous extended family members.

            Jim was preceded in death by a brother, Franklin Daski.

            Mr. Daski was a member of Second Avenue Global Methodist Church, Altoona.

            He was a 1955 graduate of Altoona High School.

            Jim retired as a purchasing agent from Blair Electric Company following many years’ service.

            He was an accomplished accordion player and was a promoter of many gospel concerts in the local area. He was a regular attendee of his “Dunkin Donuts Coffee Club”.

            Friends will be received from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday October 31, 2023, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home, Inc., 501 Sixth Avenue, Altoona where a memorial service will be held at 7:00 p.m. with Rev. Brian Sandell officiating.

            In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions please be made to the Central Pennsylvania Humane Society, 1837 East Pleasant Valley Boulevard, Altoona, PA 16602.

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October 31, 2023

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

Memorial Service
October 31, 2023

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


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