Eugene R."Bob" Lehman, Sr.
October 24, 2018
Eugene R. "Bob" Lehman, Sr., 88, of Rock Rd., Pine Grove, passed away on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 in the Tremont Health & Rehab Center.
Born on May 6, 1930 in Pine Grove, he was a son of the late Ralph and Mary Greenawalt Lehman.
He was a 1948 graduate of Pine Grove High School and a member of St. Peter's UCC, Pine Grove. He was a member of the Pine Grove VFW Post 3432, Pine Grove American Legion, NRA, Ten Pin Club, Pine Grove, Friedensburg Fish & Game and Charter member of PGC Homing Club.
He was a Sergeant in the Army, having served during the Korean Conflict.
He was a miner, worked in construction and lastly worked for Quaker Alloy in Myerstown for 36 years.
Bob was a man of strong faith and loved His Lord. He loved his wife and took care of her as long as he could and loved watching his grandchildren play sports. His fondness of the outdoors was evident in his love for hunting, fishing, going on hikes with his wife, racing and taking care of pigeons and training hunting dogs.
Preceding him in death were two brothers, Marlin Lehman, Sr. and Ralph Lehman; three sisters, Arlene Winters, Anna "Betty" Zimmerman, and Margaret Culbert.
Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Myrle J. Kramer Lehman of Pine Grove; two sons, Eugene "Bob" Jr. and wife Cynthia Lehman, Keith and wife Denise Lehman; daughter, Lisa and Husband Frank D'Agostino, Jr., all of Pine Grove; 8 grandchildren; Tara and husband Chris Whitsel, Melissa and husband Ryan Erdman, Eugene "Bobby" III and wife Judy Lehman, Jared and fiancé Mallory Kohn, Jordan and fiancé Devon Utterback, Erika D'Agostino, Frank D'Agostino, III, Kobe D'Agostino, 12 great grandchildren, Isabella, Carter, Mason, Owen, Elijah, Zoey, Gideon, Grace, Gabriel, Amara, Logan and Gianna; two sisters, Delphine Huber of Pine Grove and Charlotte Connors of Lebanon, nieces and nephews.
All Services will be held at the convenience of the family with Pastor Jason Stump officiating. Interment will be in St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, Pine Grove.
In lieu of flowers, for the true love of his wife Myrle, he would prefer donations be made to Alzheimer's Research www.alz.org or P.O. Box 96011, Washington. D.C. 20090-6011.
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