The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

February 15, 2013

Robert M. Papson, 70, Danville

The Daily Item

— DANVILLE — Robert M. Papson, 70, a guest of Grandview Nursing Home in Danville, and formerly of West Mahoning Street in Danville, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at Grandview.  

He was born on April 9, 1942 in New Jersey.

Mr. Papson was a talented professional athlete, playing both baseball and football. He last played for the Kansas City Royals as a pitcher.

 Bob was a member of the Moose in Danville. He volunteered countless hours at Geisinger Medical Center in their information department.  

Bob is survived by several very special friends.

Visitation will be held from 9 to 10 a.m. Friday at the Brady Funeral Home, 320 Church St., Danville, followed by the funeral service at 10 with the Rev. William Conrad officiating.

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