Robert Joel Pilkington

Robert "Bob" Joel Pilkington, 72 of Glen Mills, PA died on November 29, 2013 at home surrounded by his loving family. Born and raised in Chester, PA, he was a resident of Concord Twp. since 1981. Bob graduated from Chester High, class of 1960, served in the Army during the Vietnam War and received his Associate degree from PIT in Mechanical design. He retired from PECO, and in his earlier years was employed by Scott Paper. He was a member of the American Legion and the Elk's Club. He loved his backhoe, trips to Big Stone Beach, summers in Wildwood and fishing. He is preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Helen Pilkington.
Survivors: Wife, Iris Cavanaugh Pilkington, son, Corey R. Pilkington, stepdaughter, Lisa (James) Doherty, stepson, Stephen Kurek and grandchildren, Dirk, Luke and Steven.
Services: Wednesday, December 4, 2013, 11:00AM at the Pagano Funeral Home, 3711 Foulk Rd. Garnet Valley, PA.
Visitation: Wednesday, 9:30-11:00AM at the Pagano Funeral Home, 3711 Foulk Rd. Garnet Valley, PA .
Interment: Mount Hope Cemetery, Aston, PA.
Contributions: Jefferson Hospice, c/o Jill Broscious, 240 N. Radnor Chester Rd., Wayne, PA 19087
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Pagano Funeral Home
3711 Foulk Rd Garnet Valley, PA 19060
(610) 485-6200
Published in Daily Times on Dec. 1, 2013