Victor Safford

PORT ALLEGANY - Victor R. Safford, 41, of Port Allegany, died Monday (Oct. 28, 2013) at The Pavilion at Bradford Regional Medical Center, Bradford.
He was born Oct. 30, 1971, in Coudersport, a son of Victor C. and Susan A. Brewer Safford.
Mr. Safford was a 1989 graduate of Port Allegany High School. He was in the U.S. Army, serving from 1989 to 1991 in the Persian Gulf.
He had worked in Austin at Emporium Specialties, and previously had worked in Florida and Alabama.
Mr. Safford was a member of American Legion Frank Burt Post #258 of Port Allegany.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his maternal grandfather, Robert Brewer of Shinglehouse.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Laura Brewer; his paternal grandparents, Victor Safford and Betty Baker Safford; and his sister, Valorie S. Safford on Dec. 29, 2010.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. today at the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes Inc., 105 N. Main St., Port Allegany, where funeral and committal services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday with the Rev. Max Simms, pastor of the Hilltop Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will be in Grimes Cemetery, Port Allegany. Military honors will be accorded at the funeral home by the Port Allegany Honor Guard
Memorials may be made to Muscular Dystrophy Association, 3300 East Sunrise Drive, Tucson, AZ 85718.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes, Port Allegany.
Online condolences can be made at

Funeral Home

Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes Inc.
105 North Main Street Port Allegany, PA 16743
(814) 642-2621

Published in The Bradford Era from Oct. 30 to Nov. 5, 2013