Loren H. Mourer, 79, of 1291 Old Pittsfield Rd., Pittsfield, Pa., passed away at the home of his niece Thursday morning, March 14, 2013.

He was born August 16, 1933 in Warren, Pa., to Loren N. and Joyce I. Hunter Mourer. Loren is a 1951 graduate of Sugar Grove High School. Upon graduation, he joined the Army serving in the Korean Conflict from 1953 to 1955. He was employed as an Xray technician for various hospitals and clinics.

Loren is survived by a sister, Doris Lake of Pittsfield and the following nieces and nephews: Joyce (Jeff) Strickland, Allyson Peate, April Maynard and Brian Lake all of Pittsfield, Pa., Karen (Robert) Kreitzbender and Kyle Wolfe of Southport, NC., Todd (Karen) Lake, Branden Lake, Justin Lake and Kurtis (Colleena) Maynard all of Youngsville, Pa. He is also survived by his close cousin R. Ray Hunter of New Mexico and several other cousins.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a nephew, Mark Lake.

At Loren’s request, there will be no visitation or services held. He has donated his body to Humanity Gifts Registry for medical studies. Memorials may be made to Southport/Oak Island Animal Rescue, 3376 St. Charles Place, Southport, NC 28461 or the Youngsville Fire Department, P.O. Box 201 Youngsville, PA, 16371.

Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Services have been entrusted with all arrangements and condolences to the family may be made at www.nelsonfuneralhome.net.