EXETER — Christopher P. Hoover, 79, of Exeter, passed away Thursday, July 3, 2014, in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township.
Born in Wyoming, he was the son of the late James Corbett and Catherine Follett Hoover.
He was a graduate of West Wyoming High School, class of 1952, and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. Prior to his retirement in 1999, he was employed at Carter Rubber for 35 years.
He was a member of St. Monica's Parish, West Wyoming.
Chris was an avid Penn State fan.
Preceding him in death were sisters Louise Rostock, Mary Williams, Helen Cauley, Orma Kumiega; brothers, James Hoover, Martin Hoover.
Surviving are his sisters Frances Pudim and her husband, Earl, Exeter; Elizabeth Hall, Chula Vista, California; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were July 7 from the Metcalfe-Shaver-Kopcza Funeral Home Inc., 504 Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Monica's Parish, 363 W. 8th St., West Wyoming. Interment will be in the Memorial Shrine Park, Carverton.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a