Robert L. Steinruck

Robert L. Steinruck, 70, a resident of Stillwater, passed away Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Orangeville Health and Rehabilitation Center, Orangeville.

He was born Nov. 11, 1942, in Nanticoke, a son of the late George and Margaret Jumper Steinruck.

He was employed for many years by a cigar company.

Robert enjoyed fishing and truck shows.

Surviving are his daughters, Tammy Gunther and fiance, William Hunter, Stillwater; and Karen Steinruck, Mocanaqua; son, Robert W. Steinruck, Sweet Valley; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; sisters, Georgene Wolfe and husband, Irving, Shickshinny; Elizabeth Gabrysh and husband, Thomas, Ashley; and Ruth Ann Maculloch, Berwick; brother-in-law, Robert Towel, Texas; many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by brothers, William, Joseph and Clifford, and a sister, Katherine Towel.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday from Clarke Piatt Funeral Home Inc., 6 Sunset Lake Road, Hunlock Creek, with the Rev. Terry Hughes officiating. Calling hours at the funeral home will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday. Interment will be in Bloomingdale Cemetery, Ross Township, Shickshinny.

Published in Citizens' Voice on Feb. 12, 2013