Jack Campbell, 92, of Hollidaysburg, died Sunday at Guardian Healthcare, Altoona. He was born in Hollidaysburg, the son of the late Willard Leroy and Clara Alma (Raible) Campbell.
Four children survive: Jody M. Campbell (Shelly) of Oklahoma City, Okla., Jack S. Campbell (Bonnie) of Duncansville, James C. Campbell (Candace) of Chandler, Okla. and Jerry A. Campbell (Debbie) in Wyoming; a daughter, Valerie A. Underwood (Chris) of Oklahoma City, Okla.; 14 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Willard E. “Invoice” Campbell (Nancy) of Hollidaysburg.
He was preceded in death by four siblings: Sally Ann Neff, Constance Araneda, Nancy Hummel, and Donald Campbell.
Jack attended Hollidaysburg High School. He graduated from Williamson Trade School with a bachelor’s degree in masonry.
He was a veteran of the US Army and served during the Korean War in 1953. He then enlisted in the US Air Force and served during the Vietnam era from 1967 to 1968. Jack retired from the Air Force in 1976 as an instructor. He obtained the rank of Sergeant Major.
Jack was a life member of Duncansville VFW Post 8724, a life member of Martinsburg VFW Post 43, where he was a previous commander, and was a member of American Legion Post 516 and Lodge #282 F&AM.
He liked to fish, hunt and spend time with his family.
Friends will be received from 10 a.m. to noon memorial service on Wednesday, October 19, 2022, at Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc., Duncansville. The burial with military honors will take place in the Alto-Reste Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.