2008-02-02 / Obituaries

Robert E. White

Funeral services for Robert E. White, 74, of Edinburg, Pa., formerly of Hebron, will be January 31, 2008, at R. Cunningham Funeral Home Inc., in New Castle, Pa., with the Rev. Kerry Dean of Healing Waters Church officiating. Military rites by the New Castle area Honor Guard. Burial will be at Cedar Hill Cemetery in Newark.

Robert died Jan. 27, 2008, at Jameson Hospital North. He was born Jan. 30, 1933, in Hebron to the late Homer W. White and the late Agnes L. Price.

He was married to Betty J. McMasters on Feb. 12, 1966.

Robert was a retired driver/ dock worker with Preston Trucking. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1950-1953 in the Korean War. He was a member of Local 261 Teamsters.

Along with his wife, he is survived by a son, John E. Mc- Masters, of Newport News, Va.; one sister, Virginia Roberts, of Newark; and one grandchild.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and one sister, Nancy Carol White.

Memorial contributions may be sent to the American Cancer Society, Lawrence/Mercer Unit 3208-B, Wilmington Road, P.O. Box 5037, New Castle, PA 16105; or the American Diabetes Association, Pittsburgh OfficeSuite 602, 300 Penn Center Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15235.

Online condolences may be received at cunningham@cunninghamfh. com.

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