Robert A. Waight
1937 - 2021-05-02
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Robert A. Waight, 83, of North Huntingdon, passed away Sunday, May 2, 2021 at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital. He was born Sept. 26, 1937, in Aspinwall, a son of the late Floyd and Margaret (Krieg) Waight. Prior to his retirement, Robert was an electrical engineer for Westinghouse and a veteran of the Army Reserves. He was a member of St. Agnes Parish, enjoyed golfing and spending time with his grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Gary and James Waight; and sister, Patty Waight. He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, JoAnne Wilkinson Waight; sons, Jim and his wife, Ann, Neal and his wife, Julie; daughter, Laura Chomanics and her husband, Mike; grandchildren, LeeAnn (Brandon) Meyer, Christina Waight, Madeline Waight and Dominique (Steven) Gray; and great-grandchildren, Vincent, Francis, Lillian and Cecilia. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at the JAMES W. SHIRLEY FUNERAL HOME, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place Thursday, May 6, at 10 a.m. in St. Agnes Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society. Visit

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Published in Tribune Review on May 4, 2021.
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