BRITTON, ALTON J. “Jay”, 75, Northern Cambria, passed away October 23, 2020, at home surrounded by his family. Born April 20, 1945, in Spangler, the son of the late Frederick and Velma (Trout) Britton. Survived by loving wife of 53 years, Janet (Buterbaugh) Britton; son, Scott, husband of Maria (Super), Clymer; daughters, Susan, wife of Scot Zernick, Harrisburg; Jennifer, wife of Scott Dumm, Nicktown; and grandchildren, Madison and Bailee Britton; Brittany and Adrianna Zernick; and Lakyn Fornari, Camryn and Ty Dumm. Brother of Thomas Britton, Northern Cambria; and Janet Somerville, Cherry Tree. An Elder at the Uniontown Church of Christ where he also served his church community as caretaker. Former member of Cherry Tree Volunteer Fire Co. Jay was a devoted family man, husband, father and grandfather who made time with them his priority. A sports fanatic, he was the biggest supporter of his grandchildren’s teams and became an “adopted grandfather” to many of their friends. He loved the outdoors and spending time hunting and fishing. He shared a love of travel with his wife and together they took many trips with wonderful memories. Family and friends will be received from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Sunday, at Moriconi Funeral Home, Inc., Northern Cambria. Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Monday, October 26, at Uniontown Church of Christ, Cherry Tree, Michael Smith officiating. Committal, East Ridge Cemetery.
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