William Slater II Funeral Service
1650 Greentree Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
(412) 563-2800
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Age 90, of Upper St. Clair, former longtime resident of Green Tree. Loving husband of Virginia Lou (Morrell) Addleman and devoted father of Robert T. Addleman, Jr.; doting grandfather of Robert T. "Rob" Addleman III (Joey) and Emily J. Addleman; also survived by sisters, Mary Malone (Percy) of Clarksville and Twila Oravetz (Robert) of Walland, TN. Preceded in death by parents, Robert T. Addleman (1925) and Esther (Minton Addleman) Mullen (1971). Retired in 1986 from the Comptroller & Computer Services Division of Chevron Oil Corp., after more than 33 years with Gulf Oil Corp. in its Pittsburgh headquarters. Graduate of Clark High School (Scott Twp.) and Business Training College, now Point Park University. Served our country in the U.S. Army Signal Corps during World War II, attaining the rank of Master Sergeant. Elder and former longtime Clerk of Session at Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church in Green Tree. 63-year member of George W. Guthrie Lodge No. 691, F. & A. M., (later Pleasant Hills – Guthrie Lodge No. 759 and Pleasant Hills – Guthrie Lodge No. 509), Scottish Rite Valley of Pittsburgh, and Syria Shriners. 20-year member of Pittsburgh Court No. 2, Royal Order of Jesters. Member of Royal Order of Scotland. Longtime service as a member of the Executive Committee (1986-2009), Chief of Staff and Parliamentarian of Syria Shriners. Past Commander (1965) and Past Captain (1974-1975) and longtime Adjutant through 2008 of Syria Shriners Legion of Honor. Also a member of the award-winning Syria Shriners Legion of Honor Exhibition Drill Team. Past President (1966-1967) of Mid-Atlantic Shrine Association Legions of Honor. Veteran Member since 1976 of Syria Shriners Patrol. Past President (1971) and longtime Secretary of South Hills Caravan No. 21 of Syria Shriners. Longtime Secretary of Four Points Social Club. Bob's pleasant outlook, and caring nature made him a joy to be around and a true friend to many. His sharp mind, attention to detail, tremendous memory, and knowledge of parliamentary procedure, the Presbyterian Book of Order and Shriners law made him an asset to the many organizations he served for so many years. In his later years, it appeared Bob's remaining mission on earth was to make people feel good about themselves. He exuded love and kindness to everyone he encountered, regardless of whether they previously knew him. The Addlemans will be forever grateful to our Celtic Hospice family, Kim, Brad, Heather, Kelly, Leslie, Brooke, Kristin, Cindy, Cheryl, Mary Beth, and Chaplain Galen for all their love and support, and the truly wonderful care they provided for the entire family as Bob completed his journey to eternal life. Family suggests memorial contributions, in lieu of flowers, payable to Syria Shriners, 1877 Shriners Way, Cheswick, PA 15024, earmarked for Shriners Hospitals for Children. Visitation 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, May 14, 2014, and Thursday, May 15, 2014, with a Masonic Service at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 15, 2014, at WILLIAM SLATER II FUNERAL SERVICE, 1650 Greentree Rd., Scott Twp. Funeral Service Friday, May 16, 2014, at 11 a.m. at Wallace Memorial Presbyterian Church, Greentree Rd. at Potomac Ave., Green Tree. Everyone please meet at the church.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from May 14 to May 15, 2014
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