Robert E. “Bob” Jackman
Robert E. “Bob” Jackman, 88. 4005 Nittany Valley Drive, Howard, Pa. died Jan. 6, 2020 at UPMC Susquehanna, Williamsport Hospital. Born July 12, 1931 in Salona, Pa. he was the son of the late Charles and Naomi Derr Jackman. Bob was married to Carolyn J. Sutton who died Dec. 28, 1998. On Dec. 7, 2002 he married Dorothy J. Yarnell who died Dec. 31, 2019.
Bob was a member of the Lamar United Methodist Church, Battery Civil War Reenectors, a former Justice of the Peace, former of Judge of Elections for Mill Hall Borough and an active member of the Friends of the Pool. Bob was also a very active member of the Kiwanis Club of Mill Hall where he was a Past President, a recipient of the Hixson Award. He was also involved with the Annual Christmas Parade in Mill Hall and the Kiwanis Easter Egg Hunt.
Bob is survived by two daughters, Karen Berry, Augusta, Kan. and Nancy Mann, Turbotville, Pa.; one son, Kenneth Jackman; one step-daughter, Shawna (Stephen) Wurm, Flemington, Pa.; three grandchildren including, Danny (Rachel) Englert, Foley, Ala.; one step-granddaughter: Elizabeth (Bryan) Haagen and five great-grandchildren: Nathanial Englert, Tanner Miller, Damion Darby, Trenton Haagen and Serenity Haagen. He is preceded in death by one sister, Madeline Oakes, and three brothers, Robert L., Charles I. and Lowell B.
A Memorial Service honoring the life of Robert E. “Bob” Jackman will be held Friday, Jan. 10, at 11:00 a.m. in the Dean K. Wetzler, Jr. Funeral Home, 320 Main St., Mill Hall, Pa. with Pastor Joan Gordon officiating. Interment, Sunnyside Cemetery, Mill Hall, Pa.
Friends will be received in the funeral home from 10:00 a.m. until time of services.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Kiwanis Club of Mill Hall through the funeral home
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the Dean K. Wetzler, Jr. Funeral Home, 320 Main St., Mill Hall, Pa.
Online condolences @ www.wetzlerfuneralhome.org