He was born in Sayre on Oct. 7, 1936, a son of the late Robert S., Sr. and Daisy Mae God Vanderpool.
Bob was a hard worker, having taken over the family farm at a very young age.
He married the former Mable Teetsel on Oct. 10, 1959. They just recently celebrated their 53rd wedding anniversary.
Bob was a very active dairy farmer and enjoyed hunting on the farm. He also enjoyed the History Channel and spending time with his grandchildren.
Surviving are his spouse, Mable at home; daughter and son-in-law, Kathy (Stanley) Potuck; sons and daughters-inlaw: Robert (Lorinda) Vanderpool, Dale (Melissa) Vanderpool, Mark Vanderpool and Wayne (Ann) Vanderpool; grandchildren, Melinda (Jesse) Milliron, Josh (Tricia) Vanderpool, Erika, Alicia and Kristen Potuck, Sarah Vanderpool, Briana Vanderpool and Delana Vanderpool; great-grandchildren,
Taci and Tanner Milliron; brother and sister in-law, Albert (Janice) Vanderpool; sisters and brothers- in- law, Joyce (Robert) Pruyne and Linda (Mike) Stanton; sisters-in-law, Gloria (Hallock) Kissell, Kathy Teetsel and Dorothy Teetsel and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by a great-grandson, Peyton Milliron; father-in-law, James Teetsel and mother-in-law, Ida Steinruck Teetsel.
A memorial service will be held at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Disabled Veterans Vietnam Memorial, Bensalem Chapter #85, c/o Frank Jolly, Jr., 1717 Highland Ave., Langhorne, PA 19047.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction to the P. Dean Homer Funeral Home, 1 Grovedale Lane, Wyalusing.
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