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    Tribune-Democrat, 29 Jul 1983, Contributed by Lynne Canterbury

Name:   WISSINGER, Robert L.
Death Date:   28 Jul 1983
Age:   72
Birth Date:   4 Mar 1911
Parents:   Harvey & Lottie (Long) Wissinger
Spouse:   Anne Horansky
Preceded in death by:   Parents; stepfather - John Seifert; sister - Hazel McKay
Survived by:   Wife; sons - Robert "Wiss" (h/o Beverly Steeley), John (h/o Theresa Sally); 6 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren
Buried:   Richland Cemetery
Newspaper:   Tribune-Democrat
Obituary Date:   29 Jul 1983
Contributed by:   Lynne Canterbury
Remarks:   WISSINGER - Robert L., 72, 207 Mayluth Road, died July 28, 1983, at Mercy Hospital. Born March 4, 1911, in Latrobe, son of Harvey and Lottie (Long) Wissinger. Preceded in death by parents, stepfather, John Seifert; and sister Hazel McKay. Survived by widow, former Anne Horansky; and sons, Robert “Wiss,” married to former Beverly Steeley, Johnstown, and John, married to former Theresa Sally, Windber; also six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Retired patrolman of Safety Department, Johnstown Plant, Bethlehem Steel Corp. Past fire chief and life member of Richland Volunteer Fire Co. Member of Holy Name Society and St. Benedict’s Catholic Church where Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, the Rev. Joseph Kiniry. Interment, Richland Cemetery. Friends received from 1 to 9 p.m. Friday at The Harris Funeral Home, Scalp Avenue, Richland.

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