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Robert G. Glass

  • On February 16, 2023

Robert G. Glass, age 86, of Robinson Township, PA passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 16, 2023. Born on May 27, 1936 in the Glass Family Homestead in Robinson Township to the late William and Nellie Glass. Beloved husband of the late Diane M. Glass; loving father of Michelle (Kevin) Cardillo, Donald (Som) Glass, Nancy (Steve) Fotovich, and Lynn (Bob) Schwartzmiller; cherished grandfather of Rachel (Jake Gunn) Schwartzmiller, Stefani Fotovich, and Cale Schwartzmiller; brother of the late William D. Glass, Jr.; survived by longtime companion Karen Postava; also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Bob was a Robinson High school graduate, class of 1954. He worked on the family poultry farm until drafted by the US Army. He served active duty in Korea as military police in the 1st Calvary Division. Bob was a Montour School Bus Driver and then worked as a mechanic in the bus garage. He then worked as diesel mechanic for various companies until he retired from Penske Truck Leasing, Neville Island in 1998.

Bob enjoyed his years of retirement by participating as an active member of the Robinson Township Historical Society, Silver Sneakers, AARP, and enjoying his time with family and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to:

ALS Association Western Pennsylvania

Attn: Walk to Defeat ALS  team“Mom’s Marchers”

416 Lincoln Ave.

Pittsburgh, PA 15209


Bob will be laid to rest at Union Cemetery.

Private arrangements entrusted to Pittsburgh Cremation and Funeral Care, Robinson Township.

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Still can’t believe it. Love you Uncle Bob. May you rest in peace reunited with Aunt Diane. I’ll miss you.
Beth Karns
Sincerely an amazing man, a great influence on many lives and truly loved.
Adell Kohl Gaughan
I’m so sorry for your loss. Praying you will be blessed with sweet memories, peace and divine comfort.
Cathy Gialloreto
So sorry to hear this--a true staple of Robinson
Berni Parrish
We are all so sorry and sad. Bob was a kind and friendly neighbor. We will miss him and seeing the family celebrate holidays across the street! May you all find peace in your memories of him🙏🏼❤️
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