The Altoona Mirrorhttp://www.altoonamirror.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 28 Jan 2015 11:10:52 EDTWed, 28 Jan 2015 11:10:52 EDT delivery delayed of today's Mirrror is running several hours late due to a malfunction with the Mirror press.Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTMerle W. Lucas W. Lucas, 82, Altoona, died Saturday at Van Zandt VA Medical Center after an extended illness. He was born in Bellefonte, son of Samuel Edmond and Pearl Susanna Lucas. He was one of eight children. He married Laura Draper in 2000.Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTJerry L. Fortney L. Fortney, 66, Dover, Pa., died Saturday. He was born in Altoona, son of Raymond E. and Pearl Marie Fortney. Surviving are his wife, Margaret (Parker); two sons: Leonard R.W. and Jerry L.A.Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTShirley J. Mateer J. Mateer, 86, Hollidaysburg, passed away Jan. 19, 2015. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late John Lawrence Sr. and Isadora Irene (Medaugh) Dalton. She married Robert C. Mateer on Dec. 4, 1959. Surviving are two daughters: Karen L.Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTJoan A. 'Jo' Hirt A. "Jo" Hirt, 86, Garvey Manor Nursing Home, Hollidaysburg, died Tuesday morning, Jan. 27, 2015, at the home after an extended illness. Friends will be received from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015, at Jones Funeral Hom.Wed, 28 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT