Robert Breinig

Robert R. Breinig
Robert R. Breinig, 93, formerly of New Street, Nazareth, died on Wednesday afternoon, October 16, 2013, at Moravian Village, Bethlehem. He was the husband of the late Cynthia K. (Knauss) Breinig, who passed in 2008. Born in Egypt, Whitehall Twp., he was a son of the late Raymond F. and Mae I. (Newhard) Breinig. Robert worked as business/finance manager for Lone Star Cement Co., Nazareth, for over 30 years, retiring in 1982. He was a member of St. Johns United Church of Christ, Nazareth. Robert was a 1937 graduate of the Nazareth High School. A US Army Air Corps veteran, he served in WWII, participated in the Central Pacific Theatre, Guadalcanal, and achieved rank of Sgt. Robert was a member and past Master of Whitfield Lodge #622, F. & A.M., Nazareth/Tatamy. Survivors: Sister, Mrs. Evelyn H. Shafer of Nazareth; several nieces and nephews; fiancee, Ms. Rita A. Gleason of Allentown. He was predeceased by a sister; and two brothers. Services: 11 a.m., Monday, Bartholomew-Schisler Funeral Home, 211 E. Center St., Nazareth, PA 18064. Call 10 to 11 a.m., Monday, in funeral home. Interment with military honors Greenwood Cemetery, High Street, Nazareth. Masonic services 10:45 a.m., Monday, in funeral home. Online condolences Contributions: Church Memorial Fund C/O funeral home.

Funeral Home

Bartholomew-Schisler Funeral Home - Nazareth
211 E. Center Street  Nazareth, PA 18064
(610) 759-1220

Published in Morning Call on Oct. 18, 2013