Official Obituary of

James D Travis

July 30, 1957 ~ November 15, 2023 (age 66) 66 Years Old

James Travis Obituary

James Dale Travis, 66, of Reynoldsville, passed away November 15, 2023 at his home.

He was born on July 30, 1957 in DuBois the son of the late Nolan and Olive Marie (Manners) Travis.

James was a self employed Logger. He worked for various companies in the area including Penn Lines, Gear Tree Service and Summit Logging. He was a handyman for various friends and family

He was a member of the St. Josephs Polish Society, Walston Club, and the Eagles. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and being outdoors with his friends and family.

James was aproud father and grandfather.

He is survived by his two daughters, Alicia Travis of Punxsutawney and Emily Hyskell and her husband Lorne of Scenery Hill, and a grandson, Theodore Hyskell; three brothers: Ken Travis of Reynoldsville, Rick Travis and his wife Tammy of Punxsutawney and Terry Travis and his partner Deloris Gibson of Reynoldsville; five sisters: Carol Gaston and her husband Ed of Rochester Mills, Nancy Hicks of Rochester Mills, Patricia Lingerfelter and her partner Ron “Mac” McHenry of Falls Creek, Beverly Hale of Punxsutawney and Donna Sears of Punxsutawney.

In addition to his parents, James was preceded in death by two brothers, Tom and Gary Travis.

To honor Jim's wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral services. He wanted the memories of him to be happy ones. 

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc. Punxsutawney.

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