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Robert W. Shank

October 19, 1938 ~ June 27, 2022 (age 83)


Robert W. Shank, 83, of Clymer, passed away on Monday, June 27, 2022, at his home surrounded by his loving family.

He was the son of Wade and Bernadine (Knupp) Shank, born, October 19, 1938, in Green Twp. Indiana PA.

Bob was a member of the Clymer Methodist Church and also the Meadowlane Golf Course for over 20 years and the Clymer Slovak Club.  He enjoyed spending time with his good friend Ron Smith.  Bob also enjoyed fishing, golfing and going to see classic cars.  He was a loving husband, father and friend.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Bernice (Fairley) Shank, one daughter, Bonnie Helmeid and husband, Skip of Clymer, one grandson, Robert Helmeid and wife Morgan, one great-granddaughter, Parker Helmeid, one sister, Jeanne  Mayausky and husband Gene of Fredricksburg, VA and many nieces and nephews.

Bob was preceded in death by his parents, and one brother, Gerald Shank.

All services will be private, the McCabe~Roof Funeral Home, 565 Franklin St., Clymer is assisting the Shank family.

Memorial donation may be made to St. Judes Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Pl, Memphis, TN 38105.

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