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    SSVC Taps: Daniel “Ted” Gottshall ’60 passed away 9/14/2020

    Good Afternoon,  We recently learned that Daniel “Ted” Gottshall ’60 passed away on September 14, 2020,  Ted was in the Sheetmetal Shop.  He played football, basketball, & baseball.  He was also in the band.  He was a member of the S Club.
     
     
    Daniel T. “Ted” Gottshall, 78, Altoona, passed away unexpectedly on Monday at UPMC Altoona.
     
    Ted was born in Altoona, son of the late Daniel W. and Mary E. (Anderson) Gottshall. On April 21, 1973, he married Renee Lyle who survives.
     
    He is survived by his wife; two sisters: Gale Bagwell (Bryan) of Simpsonville, SC and Carol Davis (Mike) of Fountain Inn, SC; two grandchildren: Brady and Brooke Gottshall; daughter-in-law, Amy Gottshall Blair; and several nieces and nephews.
     
    Ted was preceded in death by a son, Kevin Michael Lyle Gottshall.
     
    He was a graduate of Scotland School and was a US Navy Veteran, serving for over 20 years.  Ted retired from Norfolk Southern as a welder.
     
    He was a member of First Grace Brethren Church and The Bavarian Aid Society.
     
    Ted enjoyed hunting, fishing, golfing and bowling. He loved animals, especially his dog Jake.
     
    Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m., Thursday, September 17, 2020 at E. Merrill Smith Funeral Home, Inc., 2309 Broad Avenue, Altoona, PA 16601. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, September 18, 2020 at First Grace Brethren Church, Altoona with Pastor John Townsend officiating. Interment will be at Alto Reste Cemetery.
     
    The family requests that memorial contributions be made to First Grace Brethren Church, 2934 Maple Avenue, Altoona, PA 16601 in Ted’s memory.
     
    Thank you Tedd Cocker ’60 for sharing the sad news of Ted’s passing.
     

    Scotland Family Forever!

    Your Scotland Sister,

    Vickie “Portner” Cook ’73
    Secretary
    SSVC Alumni Association
    GoCadets2015@comcast.net

    717-698-8905 (Please leave a message)
    www.ssvcalumni.org (check it out)  


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    SSVC Upcoming Events

    Good morning,  Here are some upcoming events for your calendar.

    Museum Workdays (9:00-12:00):  April 17, May 8, & May 22 (any and all help will be appreciated)
    Picnic  (details will be provided later):  July 24

    Due to the pandemic dates for the Reunion and Homecoming banquet cannot be determined at this time.

    Scotland Family Forever!

    Your Scotland Sister,

    Vickie “Portner” Cook ’73
    Secretary
    SSVC Alumni Association
    GoCadets2015@comcast.net
    717-698-8905 (Please leave a message)
    www.ssvcalumni.org (check it out)