Harold M. Beringer

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Harold Meredith (Moose) Beringer January 5, 1929 July 8, 2018 Harold Meredith "Moose" Beringer, 89, of Tyrone, died Sunday, July 8, 2018, at UPMC Altoona. He was born January 5, 1929, to Harold Elton and Hazel Meredith Beringer who preceded him in death. On December 27, 1952, at the 1st Presbyterian Parsonage in Tyrone, he married Elizabeth "Lou" Ann Bayer who survives. Also surviving are three daughters: Andrea L. Beringer, Barbara H. Beringer and Colleen B. Warren; two grandchildren: Rachael M. Shaffer and Patrick H. Warren; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by one son, Harold P. Beringer. "Moose" was a 1947 graduate of Tyrone High School and served in the armed forces first in the U.S. Navy and then in the U.S. Army and was a veteran of the Cold War. He then attended Illinois Institute of Technology, Lock Haven State College and Penn State University. On July 11, 1973, he was hired as a narcotics agent in the office of the Pennsylvania Attorney General until his retirement on December 20, 1991. He was a Boy Scout and achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, he was also a member of many clubs and organizations including: The Creation Club, Mountain Lodge No. 28/F&AM of PA, Bavarian Aide Society, Unter Uns, Swiss Club of Altoona, Fraternal Order of Eagles, Blazing Arrow Hook and Ladder Company, The Masons Valley of Altoona, The Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks Lodge 212, Howard Gardner American Legion Post 28, Anderson-Denny VFW Post 4559, NRA, The Military Order of the Cootie, Pennsylvania Sheriff's Association, Fraternal Order of the Police, Bucky Fisher Groundhog Club, Mystic Groundhog Order of Hunters and the Loyal Order of the Moose. A private interment service will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are under the care of the Richard H. Searer Funeral Home, Inc. 115 W. 10th Street, Tyrone, PA 16686.
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Searer Funeral Home Inc. - Tyrone
115 W 10TH Street
Tyrone, PA 16686
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Published in Centre Daily Times from July 11 to July 13, 2018
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