EAST LIVERPOOL — Robert P. “Bob” Milliron, 72, of East Liverpool passed away at his home on Friday, Oct. 25, 2019, following a battle with cancer.
Born in Sewickley, Pa. on Feb. 2, 1947, he was a son of the late Raymond and Rita Frobe Milliron.
He was a graduate of South Side High School in Beaver County. He served his country valiantly with the US Army in Vietnam where he received the Vietnam Service Medal with 2 Bronze Stars, the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal with Device1960, 2 O/S Bars, and Expert rating (Rifles M-14 & M-16. He retired from the Clearwater Police Department. He was a member of the Community Bible Church near Hookstown.
Preceding him in death was his brother, Frank Milliron; and a sister, Anne Elizabeth Davis.
He is survived by his wife Katherine Herbert Milliron; his children, Lisa (David) Rost, and Melissa Milliron of East Liverpool, and Robert Milliron of New Port Richey, Fla.; and his five grandchildren; two sisters, Helen (Bernard) Rakowski of Clinton, Pa., and Linda (George) Doran of Hookstown; and two brothers, Richard (Joyce) Milliron, of Georgetown, and Albert (Darlene) Milliron of Hookstown.
Private entombment will take place at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies where full military honors will be accorded. A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held 1 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 4, at the Community Bible Church, St. Rt. 151, Aliquippa, Pa. 15001. Pastor Bob Kern will officiate. These services are in the care of the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester, WV.