The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

October 29, 2013

Robert L. Erb, 69, Milton


The Daily Item

— MILTON — Robert L. Erb, 69, of Woodside Drive, passed away on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, at his home.

He was born Dec. 9, 1943, in Lewisburg, a son of the late William E. Erb and the late Helen D. (Belmar) Polan. On Nov. 29, 1974, he married the former Bonnie J. Correy, who survives.

Robert attended Lewisburg High School.

He was employed for 27 years at International Paper, Lewisburg, and retired from Clemens Machine Shop in 2012.

Robert was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Milton, the Milton Moose, Montandon American Legion Post 841 and the 40 et 8, Milton.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Wendy and Marcus Engleman, of Milton; three stepdaughters and sons-in-law, Susan and William Ficks, of New Columbia, DeAnna and Marlin Troxell, of New Columbia, and Amy and Jeff Kline, of Danville; one brother and sister-in-law, William and Grace Erb, of Potts Grove; two grandchildren, Austin and Makenzie Shemory; seven stepgrandchildren; and four stepgreat-grandchildren.

Friends and relatives will be received from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Shaw Funeral Home, 400 N. Front St., Milton, followed by the funeral at 11 with the Rev. Cheryl L. Berner officiating.

Burial will be in Harmony Cemetery, Milton.