Robert “Bob” L. Hite, age 88, of North Versailles, passed away Saturday, November 2, 2019. He was born March 26, 1931 in East Pittsburgh, a son of the late John and Edna Hite. He was a long time member of Linway Presbyterian Church in North Versailles. He was an Army veteran that served in the Korean War before working in management for over 30 years for U.S. Steel in the National Tube Hot Mill before retiring.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his first wife Marion Louise Hite and his second wife of over 34 years Delores Jean Quiggle; son Timothy Quiggle; brothers Thomas, John, Harry, and Donald Hite; and sisters Ester Welty, Lula Mae Sloss, Genevieve Mathers, and Martha Hite. He is survived by sons Leonard (Cindy), Gary (Teri), Randy (Connie) and Todd (Michelle) Quiggle; grandchildren Jodi (David) Leitzell, Lenny Quiggle, Devon Quiggle, Krista (Meagan) Quiggle, Kaitlin (Chris) Matessa, Virginia Quiggle, Kristal (Derek) Johnson, Cara Quiggle, Todd Quiggle, Alyssa (Tyler) Ruhl, Timothy (Amber) Quiggle and Patrick Quiggle; great grandchildren Savannah, David, Alexa, Bryson, Ryder, Claire, Mason, Mariah, Alexander, Giovanna; sister Lois Hite; and nieces and nephews. Friends and family will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Forgie-Snyder Funeral Home, 1032 Broadway, East McKeesport, 412-823-8083. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Linway United Presbyterian Church in North Versailles with Rev. Eric Dennis officiating. Interment with military honors will follow at Grandview Cemetery in North Versailles. Memorial contributions can be made to the Disabled American Veterans at www.dav.org. For online condolences please visit www.snyderfuneralservices.com.
Originally published November 04, 2019.