Robert J. Ripa of Exeter passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013.
He was the son of the late Charles and Margaret Ripa.
Robert was a U.S. Navy
veteran, a retired school teacher
and principal at Wyoming Area School District.
Robert was an avid golfer, who won many golf tournaments at Emanon Country Club. He loved his family, crossword puzzles, his yard and his Volkswagen Beetle.
Surviving are his loving wife, Christine, of 55 years; daughter, Ann Marie Kachmarsky, Exeter; and two grandchildren, James and Michael.
We love him dearly and he will be truly missed.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date. There will be no calling hours.
Arrangements are by Howell-Lussi Funeral Home, West Pittston.