Robert K. Veres, 78 of Carnegie, formerly of North Versailles Twp., passed away peacefully in his sleep on Friday, November 11, 2022. He was born September 6, 1944 to the late Frank and Mary Veres. Raised in North Versailles, he graduated from Westinghouse Memorial High School in 1962. Prior to his retirement he worked at US Steel Homestead Works and then Sears Roebuck Co. He became an entrepreneur and co-founded Trashpac Inc, in Itasca, IL. He then went on to become founder and president of Line One Communications Inc. 1987, where he spent the remainder of his career intelephone equipment sales. He was a meticulous organizer and businessman and even opened a storefront in downtown Carnegie. He served on both the Carlynton School Board and Carnegie Borough Council. He enjoyed working in the yard, daily walks, and caring for his beloved dog Susie. He always maintained his sharpe wit and independence.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers Edward, Raymond, and Elmer. He is survived by his brother Eugene (Rose) Veres, sister Mary Louise Czarnecki, sister-in-law Lisa Veres, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends received Monday 11am-1pm at
James F. Kutch Funeral Homes & Crematory
433 Lincoln Highway
East McKeesport, PA 15035
Blessing service 1pm @ the funeral home. Burial will follow at New St Joseph Cemetery North Versailles, PA.
Please leave condolences at the funeral home website.
Originally published November 14, 2022.