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Robert B. Slaby

Thursday, February 1, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Ancient Oaks

Robert B. Slaby, 80, formerly of Ancient Oaks, Macungie, died Jan. 17, 2018, in Mosser Nursing Home. He was the husband of Elizabeth B. (Bulavage) Slaby. Born in Coaldale, he was the son of the late Michael and Ann (Karitis) Slaby.

He worked as a computer operator for Lehigh Valley Dairy for many years. He was also a school bus driver.

He was a member of The Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit, Emmaus.

He had a passion for umpiring softball.

He loved to travel and was a regular blood donor and volunteer for Meals on Wheels.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy.

He was a passionate A’s and NY Giants fan but most of all he loved his family.

He is survived by his wife; sons, John M. and his wife Marianne, of Palmerton and Robert J. and his wife Michele, of Center Valley; sister, Sylvia Kranchick, of Carlisle; grandson, Joshua.

Services are private at the convenience of the family. Arrangements were made by the Schantz Funeral Home, P.C., Emmaus.