Age 57, of Mt. Lebanon, on Monday, February 27, 2012. Beloved husband of Susan F. Harper; loving father of Elizabeth and Emily Harper; beloved son of Edna and the late Sheldon Harper. Robert was a shareholder with Buchanan, Ingersoll & Rooney, PC. He served on the firm's Board of Directors, was Vice President of Administration, co-chairman of the firm's Corporate practice group, and chairman of the Health Law practice group. Robert was an adjunct professor of Law at the University of Pittsburgh. Friends welcome Friday 4-7 p.m. at WILLIAM SLATER II FUNERAL SERVICE, 1650 Greentree Rd., Scott Twp. A Memorial Service will be held Sunday at 2 p.m. at Westminster Presbyterian Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials in his name may be made to the Stanley M. Marks, M.D. Endowed Research Fund, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Forbes Tower, Suite 8084, 3600 Forbes Ave. at Meyran Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213 or the F. Scott Fitzgerald Society, John Kuehl Fellowship Fund, Attn.: Professor Ruth Prigozy, English Department, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY 11549.
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Feb. 29 to Mar. 2, 2012