Robert Jahn(1927 - 2013)

Robert E. Jahn


Robert Edward Jahn, 85, died February 28, 2013 at his home.

A native of Pascoag, Rhode Island, son of the late Ludwig O. and Mary E. Jahn, he was a U.S. Navy Veteran of WWII, a retired engineer for Cryovac, and a member of Victor Baptist Church.

Surviving are his wife, Betty Jo Bryant Jahn of the home; two daughters, Karen D. Parris of Greer and Roberta Jahn of Stoney Point, New York; a son, Sammy L. DeYoung of Greer; one special grandson, Todd Foster of Lyman; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held 3:00 p.m. Sunday at Hillcrest Memory Gardens, conducted by Rev. Ken Vickery.

Visitation will be held 1:30-2:30 p.m. Sunday at The Wood Mortuary.

The family is at the home of his daughter, Karen Parris.

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Published in The Greenville News on Mar. 2, 2013