Robert W. Schlifer, 83, of Beaver, passed away on Thursday, August 16, 2018, in Ohio Valley General Hospital.
He was born July 10, 1935, in Nemacolin, Pa., to the late John and Marie Carey Schlifer. Bob graduated from Waynesburg College with a degree in accounting. He was a retired controller for General Alloy Castings and volunteered at the Highmark Caring Place for five years. Bob was a member of Centerpoint Community Church, Center Twp.
Preceding him in death, in addition to his parents, was his wife of 53 years, Sharon Schlifer.
Surviving are three children, Christina (Mike) Schlifer-Jones of Horn Lake, Miss., R. Alan (Lori) Schlifer of Renfrew, Pa., and David K. (Roxanne) Schlifer of Monaca; grandchildren, Charmine E. Wright, Carl R. (Elizabeth) Wright, Tess (Victor) Capo, Steven (Samantha) Voeller, Josh (Jennifer) Schlifer, Chelsea (Adam) McClure, Casey Schlifer, and Courtney Schlifer; great-grandchildren, Reiley Sullivan, Jaina Wright, Remington McClure, and Robert Wright; and a brother, John (Jean) Schlifer of Parma, Ohio.
Robert left us all with such a great example of love and what it is to be a great husband, father, grandfather and friend. We love and miss him dearly.
Friends will be received Monday from 5 p.m. until time of services at 7 p.m. in the JOHN SYKA FUNERAL HOME INC., 833 Kennedy Drive, Ambridge.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Centerpoint Community Church, 118 Community College Drive, Monaca, PA 15061.