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Frank E. Creighton Jr.

Frank E. Creighton Jr.

May 15, 1940 – May 26, 2015

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Frank E. Creighton Jr., 75, Altoona, passed away Tuesday at Valley View Health and Rehabilitation Center.

He was born in Altoona, son of the late Frank E.M. and Madeline (Claycomb) Creighton. He married Nancy Johnson on Dec. 12, 1959.

Surviving are his loving wife of 55 years; five daughters: Sherri Creighton, Yvonne Creighton, Lori Crownover, Wendi Cadle and Kelley Creighton; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Barbara McCormick and Sandra Detweiler; and a brother, Robert.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Judy.

Frank was a 1958 graduate of Morrison Cove High School and retired from the U.S. Army as a master sergeant with 20 years of service. He enjoyed collecting and selling antiques and refinishing old furniture.

At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing or service.

Arrangements are by Leslie E. Axe Funeral Home, 1520 Fourth St., Altoona.