Robert V. ‘Bob’ Kuhn
DANVILLE – Robert V. “Bob” Kuhn, 77, of Shamokin Dam, passed away at 12:57 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville.
He was born on Oct. 10, 1936, in McClure, a son of the late Perry and Leona (Goss) Kuhn. On July 5, 1958, he married Nellie G. (Richard) Kuhn, who survives.
Robert attended school in McClure and graduated from Middleburg High School in 1954.
After high school, he joined the Air Force, serving during the Korean War from 1954 to 1958, spending most of his active duty stationed in Germany.
After the Air Force, he attended Williamsport Area Community College for two years, where he studied to be an electrician.
Robert retired after 30 years at Owens Corning Fiberglass in New Jersey. He later worked driving a school bus for Sharitz Bus Service for nine years.
Bob was a member of the American Legion Post 25 in Selinsgrove.
He enjoyed hunting, bowling, going camping at “the strip” along Penns Creek, square dancing with his wife Nellie and taking trips to Florida, but the love of his life was his children and grandchildren.
In addition to his wife he is survived by: one son and daughter-in-law, Scott and Shevaun Kuhn of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; one daughter and son-in-law, Sherry and Walter Bingaman, of Shamokin Dam; two grandchildren, Rachel Bingaman, of Alexandra, Va., and Robert Bingaman, of Pittsburgh; two sisters and one brother-in-law, Virginia Kuhn, of Northumberland, and Joy and Charles Ackley, of Hopeland; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Friends and family will be received from 9:30 to 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, at the Pheasant Funeral Home, 316 W. Market St., Beavertown, The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, at the funeral home.
Burial will follow at Samuel’s Church Cemetery.
Contributions in lieu of flowers in Bob’s memory may be made to the ALS Association, Springhouse Corporate Center, 321 Norristown Road, Suite 260, Ambler, PA 19002.