Robert L. Aber

Robert L. Aber

Robert L. Aber, 67, of Orviston passed away Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019 surrounded by his family at his home.

Born Aug. 26, 1952 in Lock Haven, he was a son of the late Charles and Maxine Aber.

Bob was a graduate of Lock Haven High School.

In 1979 he married his love, the former Denise Macarthur, with whom he shared 40 years of marriage.

Over the years, Bob worked at various locations including the Howard Nursery, Beech Creek American Legion and as a greeter at Walmart in Mill Hall.

Bob was a former member of the Beech Creek American Legion.

In his earlier years, he enjoyed shooting pool. More recently he liked to hunt and fish as well as cheer on the Philadelphia Eagles and Phillies.

Most important to Bob, though, was his family.

In addition to his wife, Denise Aber, he is survived by two children, Robert “BJ” Aber, Jr. and Amanda Aber (Scotty Gunsallus, Jr.), both of Orviston; three sisters: Bonna (Creigh) Frazier of Zion, Linda Mitchell of Beech Creek and Sandy (Richard) Burk of Loganton; and three grandchildren: Lacy Gunsallus, Dalton Hockenberry and Karlee Gunsallus.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Donald and Charles Aber, and a sister, Judy Jaskowak.

A funeral service will be held on Thursday, December 5, 2019 at 10 A.M. at Beech Creek Wesleyan Church, 217 Main St., Beech Creek with Rev. Alan Eckenroad officiating.

Friends and family will be received at the church on Wednesday from 6 until 8 p.m.

Memorial contributions in Bob’s name may be made to the Donald G. Walker Funeral Home, Inc., 231 High St., Flemington, Pa 17745 to assist with funeral expenses.

Online condolences may be given by visiting www.donaldwalkerfuneralhome.com