Robert L. March

ROBERT L. MARCH, 72, OF GLENMOORE Robert L. March, 72, of Glenmoore, passed away on Saturday, November 12, 2011, in the Brandywine Hospital. He was born in Chester Springs on May 28, 1939 to Frank and Anne (Lilley) March. From 1962 to 1965 Robert served in the Army Operating Engineers Division and was stationed at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, specializing in operation of heavy equipment. During his service, he helped install airport runways and learned many mechanical skills. After his discharge, he worked for several local companies, operating bulldozers and backhoes. An outdoorsman, Robert enjoyed hunting, farming, baling hay and raising beef cows. He also enjoyed gardening and growing Salvia. In 2009, he received a township conservation award. Robert is survived by brothers, William and Larry March, sister, Betty Wayman, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, John and Frank March. His funeral service will be held Saturday, November 19, 2011, at 10 a.m. at the Campbell-Ennis-Klotzbach Funeral Home, Inc., Main Street at Fifth Avenue, Phoenixville. Interment will follow in the Philadelphia Memorial Park, Frazer. Friends will be received from 9-10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Ludwig's Corner Fire Company, 1325 Pottstown Pike, Glenmoore, PA 19343. Condolences may be offered online at

Published in The Mercury on Nov. 16, 2011