Robert Francis Recker

Strifflers Family Funeral Homes

Obituaries | The Tube City Almanac | November 05, 2020

Robert Francis Recker, age 92, of McKeesport, died Wednesday, November 4, 2020. He was born in Pittsburgh, on November 3, 1928, and is the son of the late Ambrose and Anna Birmingham Recker and the husband of the late Donna L. Recker. He served in the US Airforce and later was employed at US Steel Irvin Works Plant in Clairton. He was a member of the White Oak American Legion Post #701.

He is survived by sons, John Recker of McKeesport and Robert Recker of North Huntingdon; daughter, Susan M. Recker of McKeesport; sister, Patricia Recker and nephew Richard Recker of Monroeville; grandchildren, Bridey Recker, Samantha Cortassa, Brandy Grabill, Jarrod Huston, and John Recker, Jr.; great grandchildren, Owen, Alyssa, Katrina, Tyler, Lexus, Gregory, Blaice, Annie, Claire, Anna, Sylas, Jacey, Aero, and Esmeray. 
In addition to his wife, Robert was preceded in death by his brother, Richard Recker and grandson, Greg Huston.
Friends will be received on Friday, November 6, 2020 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm. at Striffler’s of White Oak Cremation & Mortuary Services, Inc., 1100 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131 (Sue Striffler Galaski, Supervisor 412-678-6177) Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 7, 2020 at 10:00 am at Strifflers Of White Oak Cremation & Mortuary Services. Burial will follow. Please practice all social distancing guidelines.
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Originally published November 05, 2020.

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