Stahl , Ernest E. 78
Ernest E. Stahl, 78, of Somerset, died Friday, July 17, 2009, at Somerset Hospital. Born May 12, 1931, in Somerset Township, he was the son of the late Clark W. and Etta B. (Hay) Stahl. He is survived by his wife, Maxine (Leer) Stahl; children, Sue Stahl, of Hermosa Beach, Calif., Linda Williams and husband, Nathan, of Fredericksburg, Va., Jeffrey Stahl and wife, Valerie, and Mark Stahl, both of Somerset; grandchildren, Drew Wahl, Abigail Williams, Natalie Williams, Dillon Medina and Antonio Medina; and brother of Evelyn Larimer, of Berlin, William Stahl and wife, Dorothy, of Somerset, and George Stahl and wife, Audrey, of Somerset. He was a member of Christ Casebeer Lutheran Church, Somerset Lodge No. 358 F&AM, Penn State Alumni Association and the Rotary Club of Somerset. He was a 1949 graduate of Somerset High School and a 1953 graduate of Penn State University. He was an Army veteran, on the board of directors of Highland Mutual Insurance, County Trust office of PNC and the Pennsylvania Petroleum Association and was the owner of Stahl Oil Company, Somerset. Friends received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Monday in the ROBERT H. HALVERSON FUNERAL HOME, Somerset, and from 10 a.m. Tuesday until the time of service at 11 a.m. in Christ Casebeer Lutheran Church with the Rev. Dennis Doebler officiating. Interment in Casebeer Cemetery. Somerset Lodge No. 358 will hold a service at 7 p.m. Monday. Contributions may be made to Christ Casebeer Lutheran Church, 10377 Somerset Pike, Somerset, PA 15501, or Cancer Society, 168 W. Union St., Somerset, PA 15501.