Robert Lloyd Reichart, 84, of East Brady, went home to be with the Lord Monday, Oct. 11, 2021, peacefully at his home.
Born May 21, 1937, in West Monterey, he was the son of Watson M. and Helen E. (McKee) Reichart.
On Aug. 17, 1957, Bob married the love of his life, the former Gloria A. Beabout. She preceded him in death on Feb. 22, 2019.
A 1955 graduate of Union High School, Bob was a boilermaker for Youngstown Sheet and Tube, US Steel in Saxonburg and US Steel in Braddock.
Bob was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of East Brady, where he was a church elder and sang in the choir. For many years, he was the caretaker for the building and grounds.
He enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing the guitar and spending time with his grandchildren. Bob served on East Brady Council, was an EMT with East Brady Ambulance and was a Square Dance Caller for 50 years. He took pride in his home and enjoyed yardwork.
He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather, who will be greatly missed.
Bob is survived by four children: Kimberly A. Overly and husband, Daniel, of Karns City, Timothy L. Reichart and wife, Kathy, of State College, Kelly J. Scholl and husband, Michael, of Adrian and Jennie L. Montebell and husband, Larry, of Kittanning.
He is also survived by 12 grandchildren: Danielle, Brady, Jenna, Jared, Tyler, Kaitlyn, Lauren, Emily, Elena, Mitchel, Nathan and Tristan; eight great-grandchildren: Luke, Ella, Avelyn, Maxton, Hailey, Madelyn, Colton and Mila; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Gloria; and two sisters: Louise George and Eunice Bowser.
Friends of Robert Lloyd Reichart, will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021, at Buechele Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 707 Kellys Way, East Brady, Pa. 16028.
Additional visitation will be held from 10-11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 14, 2021, at the First Presbyterian Church, East Brady, with funeral services following at 11 a.m. the Rev. Raymond Eichler will officiate.
Private Burial will follow in Rimersburg Cemetery.
The Reichart family suggests that memorials be made in Bob's name to the East Brady Ambulance, PO Box 325, East Brady, PA 16028 or the East Brady Fire Department, PO Box 129, East Brady, PA 16028.