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Carlin A. Futrell

Jan. 18, 1992 - May 12, 2016

Carlin A. Futrell, 24, Altoona, passed away Thursday at his home.

He was born in Altoona, son of Elton R. and Dawn L. (Yoder) Futrell.

Surviving are his parents; a son, Malakai and his mother, Kayla McCulley; a sister, Rachel Futrell (Mohamed Baccouche); a brother, Elton Jr.; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Franklin and Betty Yoder, and Ross and Narcissus Futrell; and a cousin, Chad Yoder.

Carlin was a 2010 graduate of Altoona Area High School. He was employed by Lytle's Transfer and Storage Co. He enjoyed baseball, softball and football. Carlin was big, strong and tender - he was a gentle giant who was happy and full of life.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at Santella Funeral Home, Altoona, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, May 19, 2016, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Altoona. Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery, Altoona.