Leroy Dallas Bloom, 71, of Punxsutawney, passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2013, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital. He was born Nov. 7, 1941, in Punxsutawney, a son of the late Ralph and Effie (McHenry) Bloom. Mr. Bloom was a retired farmer and truck driver and the owner of Bloom Trucking. He enjoyed going to antique tractor pulls with his friends.
He is survived by his sons, Rodrick Bloom and Kevin Wayne Bloom, both of Punxsutawney; a daughter, Justina Zambory of Punxsutawney; four grandchildren, Kevin Bloom, Jr. and Kayla Bloom, both of Punxsutawney, and Nickia Glatt and Shane Glatt; three great-grandchildren, Julia Zambory, Lyric Alderton and Mercedes Marie Ginnery; and good friend Pat Hayes of Punxsutawney.
Memorial contributions may be made in Mr. Bloom’s name to the American Diabetes Association at 1701 North Beauregard St., Alexandria, VA 22311. Online condolences may be made at mccabefuneralhomes.com.