Robert T. Marko Jr.

Robert T. Marko, Jr. JONESTOWN Robert T. Marko, Jr., 45, passed away unexpectedly while at work on Tuesday, March 26, 2013, in Reading. He was the husband of Lisa M. Urso Marko. Born in Lebanon, on November 8, 1967, he was the son of Robert and Gloria Etchberger Marko of Lebanon. For 15 years he had worked for Carpenter Technology in Reading. He also served in the U.S. Marines and in the Army National Guard. Bob loved the outdoors. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, golfing, cooking, and was a coach for girl's softball and an avid hockey player and gardener. He especially loved his dogs, Puck, Hunter, Chloe, Snickers, and Quincy, and loved going on his daily walks with them. In addition to his wife and parents, he is survived by his daughters, Autumn L. Marko of Lebanon and Emily D. Marko of Fredericksburg; step children, Jordan M. Urso of Silverthorne, Colo., and Kateleigh N. Urso-Hershman of Jonestown; grandmother, Caroline L. Marko of Lebanon; sister, Rebekah J. Marko of Harrisburg; nieces and nephews, Hunter J. Brubaker, Lillian P. Brubaker, Adele T. Crumlich, and Brandon P. Urso; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, April 2, 2013, at 9:30 a.m. at the Kochenderfer's U.M. Church, Lebanon. Viewing will be held on Monday evening from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Kreamer & Lum Funeral Home & Crematory, Rt. 72 and Camp Meeting Road, Jonestown, and one hour prior to the service at the church on Tuesday. Interment will be at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.

Published in Lebanon Daily News on Mar. 28, 2013