James H. Varner Jr., 56, formerly of Houtzdale, died at UPMC Altoona on Dec. 25, 2017.
Born July 18, 1961, he was the son of James H. Sr. and Charlotte Varner.
He was employed as the cook at the Croatian Club in Smoke Run.
He was preceded in death by his father. He is survived by his mother, Charlotte Varner; sisters, Bertha Reams, Theresa Caldwell and Irma Charney; and brothers, John, Mark and Raymond Varner and Randy Farley.
Also surviving are numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at The Church That Meets in Ramey with Kevin Howard officiating. Burial will be in the IOOF Cemetery at a later date.
The Reed Funeral Home in Houtzdale is in charge of the arrangements.
Memorial contributions can be made to Reed Funeral Home, 900 Brisbin St., Houtzdale, PA 16651.