John A. "Arkie" Tromm, 81, Lakemont, Altoona, died Sunday at Maple Winds Care, Portage. He was born in Altoona, son of the late Charles and Alfarata (White) Tromm. Surviving are his wife, Donna P.; three children: Paula Hajos, Arkie Tromm and Cheryl Hamilton; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a sister, Betty Tritle. Friends will be received from 4 to the 6 p.m. funeral service Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at Myers-Somers Funeral Home Inc., 501 Sixth Ave., Altoona, Pastor Timothy Guyer officiating. Interment will be made at Rose Hill Cemetery, Altoona.