Robert W. Roan Jr.

Robert W. Roan Jr., 84, of Lewistown, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019, at Ohesson Manor.

Born Aug. 22, 1934, in Lewistown, he was a son of the late Robert W. Sr. and Anna M. (McClellan) Roan.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: a daughter, Donata McKnight, on June 5, 2014; and his brother, Donald E. Roan, on Oct. 30, 2017.

Robert is survived by: a daughter, Roberta Casner and husband, Eldon, of Lewistown; son-in-law, Jeffrey McKnight, of Lewistown; grandchildren, Curtis McKnight and wife, Tiffany, and Megan McKnight, both of Lewistown; great-grandchildren, Colton Lynn McKnight, Jayden Paul McKnight and Josiah Scott Herb; his sister, Judy (Roan) Hannon, of Frankford, Del.; and sister-in-law, Rosemary Roan, of Lady Lake, Fla.

Robert was an Army veteran.

He locally owned and operated Roan’s ARCO Service Station for many years. Robert later retired as a repairman from Grumbine’s RV Sales and Service in Harrisburg.

Robert was an avid fly fisherman and hunter.

A memorial service will be announced later with interment to take place at Church Hill Cemetery, Reedsville.

Hoenstine Funeral Home, 75 Logan St., Lewistown, is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.hellerhoenstinefunera lhome.com.