James Kenneth Longstreth

February 25, 1945 ~ September 30, 2020 (age 75)


J. Kenneth Longstreth, 75, Hollidaysburg, passed away Wednesday at his home. He was born in Spangler, Pa, son of the late Harry and Marion (Wyland) Longstreth.

He is survived by his loving wife, Marissa; daughter, Anne (Jason) Trexler; 2 step-sons: Andrew (Kendra) and Michael (Victoria) Weitz; 4 grandchildren: Becky (Allan) Dively, Amanda, Jason Jr, and Brittnee Trexler; 1 great-grandson, Carsyn Trexler; 2 step grandchildren: Ella Merritt and Zeeva Weitz; 2 sisters: Judy (Larry) Grace and Katie Truesdale; special friend, Corky Burkett; numerous nieces and nephews; and great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Catherine Smith; and a brother, Terry Longstreth.

J. Kenneth retired as Proprietor from Longstreth Brothers Inc. He enjoyed his cars, yard sales, and spending time with his family.

Friends will be received from 4-7pm, Sunday Oct. 4, 2020 in the Santella Funeral Home, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10am, Monday, Oct. 5, 2020 at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, 312 Clark St. Hollidaysburg. Committal will be at Calvary Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in memory of James to The Mia Foundation, 3177 Latta Rd #188, Rochester, NY 14612.


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October 4, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Santella Funeral Home
1106-8th Ave
Altoona, PA 16602

Funeral Mass
October 5, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church
312 Clark St
Hollidaysburg, PA 16648

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