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Robert L. Eldridge

May 14, 1931 ~ April 29, 2020 (age 88)


Robert L. Eldridge, 88, of North East, passed away on Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at his residence.

He was born on May 14, 1931, in North East, PA a son of the late Exie Worley Eldridge.  Robert served with the U.S. Army during the Korean War.  He was a member of the Immanuel United Methodist Church in North East and prior to his retirement was employed by Tanner Manufacturing, Ridg-U-Rak, and Five Star International.

Robert is survived by his wife, Sharon Louise Eldridge; one daughter, Bonnie L. Moore of North East; three grandchildren, Cody Alexander Moore, Brittni Rochele Collins and Cameron Gregory Collins.  He was preceded in death by a daughter, Rebecca Dee Collins, one brother; Kenneth Eldridge, and two sisters; Reva Patton and Dorothy Gragson.
In accordance with CDC guidelines, funeral services and burial will be private.  Funeral arrangements are under the care of the W. Tad Bowers Funeral Home, 92 S. Lake St., North East, PA. 

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North East Fire Dept.
P.O. Box 559, North East PA 16428

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