Al Mack Van Orden, 82

Al Mack Van Orden, 82, of Derrick City, Penn., died Friday, June 6, after a short illness. Born Jan. 16, 1921, in Bradford, Penn., he was the son of Ransome H. and Edna (McFadden) Van Orden. He was a 1939 graduate of Carson Long Military Institute in New Bloomfield, Penn. and served in the United States Army from Dec. 1942 to Dec. 1945. An independent oil producer, he was a member and past president of the Bradford Area School Board, a member of the Bradford Lodge No. 334 F&AM and of the Coudersport Consistory. He is survived by his wife, Jeanne Van Orden of Derrick City, Penn.; a son, Al Mack Van Orden, Jr. of Duke Center, Penn.; two daughters, Lynne White of Katemcy and Lisbeth Heckel of Derrick City, Penn; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, John Michael Van Orden. Under the direction of Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc., a private family service was conducted.

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