John Allen Schroyer, age 83, of LeBoeuf Township, died accidentally on Sunday, November 17th, 2019. Born in Friendsville, MD on December 29, 1935, he was a son of the late Iva Lena Vansickle Schroyer.
Mr. Schroyer served in the U.S. Army from 1955-58 and moved to Erie County, PA in 1970. He worked at General Electric from 1970 until his retirement in 1995. John enjoyed his home and property, loving anything outdoors. He was an avid hunter and fisherman, and he farmed and always worked at having a garden.
In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by several siblings.
His family members include four children- Karen Harris and husband Dave of Masury, OH, Sherry Cornelius and husband Don of Waterford, John Schroyer Jr. and his girlfriend Ann Brooks of Centerville, PA, and Denise Schroyer of Union City, PA. He is further survived by nine grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; two sisters, Flora Mae Humbert of Markleysburg, PA and Francis Fike of Washington, PA; and many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours and funeral services will be held at Newman Funeral Home in Friendsville, MD on Friday, November 22nd. Burial will follow in Blooming Rose Cemetery.