Robert E. Danforth, age 66, of McKeesport, died June 21, 2016, at UPMC Shadyside. Born February 8, 1950, in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Albert L. and Helen I. (Balyo) Danforth.
Bob worked at US Steel Duquesne Works in his early years. He was a member of the former Riverview Baptist Church, where he happily volunteered for many years. He enjoyed spending time with his family and dear friend Nancy Price.
Bob is survived by children, Robert E., Charles A., John L. all of McKeesport, Amy M. (Douglas) Sudor of Jefferson Hills, Aren E. of Cheswick; grandchildren, Robert, John, Bobby, Jesse, Orion, Douglas, Braiden, Aubrey, Tyler and Jacob; great grandchildren, Jacob and Izabella; sisters, Louann Ellen Phillips and Marlyn (Jack) Hall of Metarie, LA.
Family and friends will be received at Willig Funeral Home & Crematory on Friday, June 24, 2016, from 11 a.m. until time of service at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Pastor Jody Dausey will officiate. Burial will follow in Penn Lincoln Memorial Park.
Condolences may be given at www.willigfuneralcremationservices.com
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Originally published June 23, 2016.