Robert A. Sheets Jr.
West Penn Heating repairman, Army veteran
Robert A. Sheets Jr., 57, of Butler, formerly of Canonsburg and McConnells Mills in Chartiers Township, died Thursday, January 10, 2013, in Colonial Gardens, Butler.
He was born April 11, 1955, in Canonsburg, a son of Robert A. “Baldy” and Relda A. Hall Sheets.
Mr. Sheets had worked for West Penn Heating as a repairman.
He was a veteran having served with the U.S. Army from 1975 to 1978.
Mr. Sheets enjoyed painting, camping, fishing, listening to music, watching movies and collecting army memorabilia.
Surviving are three brothers, Jeffrey L Sheets Sr. (Sandra) of Atlasburg, Gary W. Sheets of Canonsburg and Jake E. Sheets (Veronica) of Claysville; two sisters, Kimberly Bailey (Skip) of Toledo, Ohio, and Lisa Jo Sheets of Washington; and several nieces and nephews.
Services are private, with interment in National Cemetery of the Alleghenies, Cecil Township. Arrangements have been entrusted to McIlvaine-Speakman Funeral Home Ltd., Robert K. McIlvaine, owner/supervisor, 27 Cherry Avenue, Houston, PA 15342. Condolences may be left by viewing the obituary at www.mcilvaine-speakman.com.