He is survived by his beloved wife, Regina Elizabeth (Haeckler) Zobel, loving children, Sharri (Jack) Ekiert of White Oak, Randi (Robert) MacKeil of Murrysville, Andrew L . Zobel of Penn Hills, Pamela (Jeff) Siegel of Irwin and Craig (Elaine) Stephan of Greene County, grandchildren, Lisa (Jeff) Behneke, Lauri (Jason) Hazaga, John and Jeffrey Ekiert, and Jesse Gustafson, 9 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-grandchild, nieces, nephews, and his granddog, Rego He was preceded in death by his first wife, Shirley (Caskie) Zobel, sisters, Antonette Leonardo and Mary Tassone, brothers, Louis and Andrew Zobel and granddog, Joe. There is no visitation. Service with Military Honors will be held at a later date at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies in Bridgeville. The family would like to thank his caregiver, Mary Ellen Miller and Gateway Hospice for their kindness and compassion. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributons may be made to the Disabled American Veterans. Condolences may be made at gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Originally published May 15, 2020.