Robert A. Will, 62, of Harborcreek, passed away Monday morning September 9, 2013 at his residence following a courageous battle with cancer. A resident of the Erie area all of his life he was born in Erie on December 18, 1950 a son of Glenn A. Will and the late Dolores Heberlein Will.
Robert was a 1968 graduate of Cathedral Prep and went on to serve in the United States Navy
during the Vietnam War
. He worked with G.E. for 41 years before retiring in 2010. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time at hunting camp. He was an avid reader and enjoyed working in his man-cave. He especially loved spending time with his family and grandchildren.
In addition to his father, survivors include his wife of 42 years, Jean Adams Will; two daughters, Jayme Jukkola and her husband John and Kelli Cross and her husband Matt, all of Erie; two sons, Robert A. Will, Jr. and his wife Mikki of Allen Park, Michigan, and Kevin Will and Jen Rater of Erie; two sisters, Barbara Nazarian and her husband Larry of Erie and Lori Hinman and her husband Brian of Easton, Pa.; two brothers, Greg Will and his wife Lynn of Keller, Tex. and Charles Will and his wife Deborah of Erie; seven grandchildren, Cody, Brad, Lauren, Madison, Landon, Peyton, and William; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are private and were made by the Russell C. Schmidt & Son Funeral Home Inc., 5000 Wattsburg Rd., Erie, 16504.
Memorial contributions can be made to a