Robert J. Schettler Jr., 78

Together Again

EAST LIVERPOOL — Robert J. Schettler Jr., 78, of East Liverpool passed suddenly at his home on Friday, Nov. 11, 2016.

Born in Pittsburgh on Sept. 18, 1938, he was a son of  the late Robert J. Schettler Sr. and Catherine Slopak Schettler.

Bob retired from the Eaton Corporation in Beaver where he was a group leader. A Catholic by faith, he was a graduate of Peabody High School in Pittsburgh.

Bob served his country with the US Army where he was a member of the Military Police.

He suffered two particularly devastating losses this past year, his wife Mary Kay passed on June 29, 2016 and his step-daughter, Lisa Winters passed on July 4, 2016. His son, Joseph Michael Schettler passed on October 5, 1986.

Bob leaves his daughter, Patricia Sabo and husband Brian of Industry, his son, Edward Schettler and wife Tamika of North Carolina; his brother, James Schettler of Finleyville, Pa.; nine grandchildren; and several great grandchildren.

Private services are being conducted at the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester and interment will be at Highlandtown United Methodist Cemetery.