Robert Rose, 90, of North Huntingdon, passed away Thursday, August 29, 2019 at UPMC East. He was born September 23, 1928 in Larimer, PA. Prior to his retirement, Bob was a lineman for Bell Telephone. He enjoyed model trains, antique cars and was a member of a drum and bugle corps. Bob was preceded in death by his grandson, Tony Alcott. He is survived by his loving wife, Elizabeth Warren Rose; sons, Robert Alcott and his wife, Rhonda and Alan Alcott; grandchildren, Robert Alcott and his fiancee, Amy; great-grandchildren, Anthony, Alexis, Dominic and McKenzie Alcott. Friends will be received on Tuesday from 4-7 p.m. at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon, A funeral service will take place on Wednesday at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Interment to follow in St. Joseph Cemetery, North Versailles. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Westmoreland County Humane Society. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com
Originally published August 30, 2019.