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Ronald Paul Hoover

November 25, 1957 ~ October 16, 2017 (age 59)

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Ronald “Spirit” Paul Hoover, 59, Indiana, died Monday, October 16, 2017, at his residence.

The son of H. Paul and Mary Emma (Braunns) Hoover, he was born November 25, 1957 in Punxsutawney, Pa.

Spirit was employed by Frank Maudie Excavating and Hauling. In his spare time, he could be found tinkering with his lawn tractor.

Spirit will be remembered as a loving son, husband, father and grandfather who was affectionately named “Poppy” by his grandchildren.

Surviving is his mother, Mary Emma Hoover, Valier, wife, Cynthia Lee (Eddinger) Hoover, Indiana; daughters, Vanessa L. (Rob) Laurnoff, Chestertown, MD, and Melissa Hoover, Homer City; grandchildren, Savannah, Camden and Sawyer Laurnoff, Chestertown, MD, and Dakota Robinson, Homer City; a brother, Bruce Hoover, Valier.

Preceding Spirit in death was his father.

Friends will be received on Thursday from 5 to 7 pm at the John A. Lefdahl Funeral Home, Indiana.

Funeral service will immediately follow at 7 pm in the Lefdahl Chapel with Rev. Micah McMillen, officiating.

Interment in the Greenwood Cemetery will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 444 Liberty Avenue, Ste 1300, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.

 Service Information

October 19, 2017

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
John A. Lefdahl Funeral Home
898 Old Route 119 N
Indiana, PA 15701

Funeral Service
October 19, 2017

7:00 PM
Lefdahl Chapel
898 Old Rte 119 N
Indiana , Pennsylvania 15701

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