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Robert H. Prell

  • On March 5, 2019
  • 17 Comments

Robert H. Prell, age 78 of Gibsonia passed away with his family by his side on March 3, 2019.

He was the beloved husband of Melanie Prell and previously married to the late Phyllis Prell; loving father of Robert Prell and Lisa (Dennis) Overbay; step father of Randall (Phyllis) Ray and  Keith (Faith) Ray; cherished grandfather of Bradley Adams, Amber Adams, Casey Prell and Bailey Prell; step grandfather of Justin Ray, Rhiannon Ray, and Ashley Farrelli; dear brother of Albert (Judy) Prell; also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Robert enjoyed working outdoors in his garden.  He loved spending time with family and will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Please view and sign the family’s online guestbook at pittsburghcremation.com.

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17 Comments

Harry and Cindy Ayres
  • Mar 5 2019
Loving thoughts and prayers of comfort. Bob was a warm and loving man who will be missed by all that knew him. Bob became part of our family for far to short of a time. Rest In Peace, Bob and comfort to you Melanie and your family. Love and hugs.
John and Catherine Mann
  • Mar 5 2019
Melanie, John and I are quite sad for you that Bob passed on. You and all his children have our deepest sympathy. John will miss his neighbor buddy. Love, John and Cathy
Margaret Dellana
  • Mar 5 2019
Melanie, my heart hurts for you! Bob what such a wonderful man and I’m glad I got to meet him. I am here for you always, sending prayers and hugs your way ❤️
George and Carol Barker
  • Mar 5 2019
We are very sorry for your loss. We know you loved him very much. We are praying for you.
Mary Ruffing
  • Mar 5 2019
So very sorry for your loss Melanie. I’m glad I got to Know him a little at Lana’s 4th of July cookouts. He will be greatly missed. May you find solace in your sweet memories.
Cathy Manteghi
  • Mar 5 2019
Melanie, I am so sorry Uncle Bobby passed away. I am sorry for your loss. Love Cathy Manteghi, Fran Pierson's daughter. May he find peace, he found love with you.
Phyllis
  • Mar 5 2019
We loved Bob like a father. He had a great personality and tolerated his second family without complaint we have many fond memories to remember him. God bless him . May the holy Spirit wrap his arms around you today and everyday. He will be missed . 🙏🙏🙏❤️❤️❤️
Betty Lou Glasso
  • Mar 5 2019
So sorry Melanie. I hope you will remember all the good times and how much you loved him. I am here if you need anything.
Lynda Ray) Kline
  • Mar 5 2019
Mel. I am so sorry for your lose.I never met Robert, I am sorry for that. You both looked great in your pictures on Facebook. If y ou want to talk,call me anytime. Lynda Ray Kline
Anytime Fitness Staff
  • Mar 6 2019
We are so sorry for your loss. He will be greatly missed!
Lisa Olson
  • Mar 8 2019
I had the pleasure of working with Bob. He always made me smile. I am so sorry to hear of Bob's passing.
David Herman
  • Mar 8 2019
Malanie I am so sorry for your loss! I had the great pleasure to work with Bob and he was the most pleasent of people to work with and also a great friend! I have great respect for him and he was also always very helpful. I visited Bob at your home a few times but you weren't there at those times. I will miss him! Prayers for you, Bob, and family.
Jim Clark
  • Mar 8 2019
So sorry for your loss. I have known Mr. Prell since meeting his son Bob in 1982. Always very kind person. ..Jim Clark
Eric Mauthe
  • Mar 8 2019
My condolences to you and your family I worked with Bob at GE Pittsburgh he was a great guy with a great sense of humor he will be surely miss by all who worked with him.
Jim Bino
  • Mar 8 2019
Very sorry to hear, Bob was a wonderful person, a friend and colleague. May his soul rest in peace
Les Anticich
  • Mar 8 2019
My deepest sympathy go to you and your family for the loss of Bob. I knew him as a colleague and friend for many years, working together on a number of projects. I heard about "Prell boards" at Westinghouse Buffalo even before I met him. He was always easy to talk to and a friendly face in a crowded room. I am sad to know I won't be seeing him again.
Mary Ellen Prell
  • Mar 9 2019
So sorry to hear of your loss you had a very nice man
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