2017-10-19 / Obituaries

Robert Barth, III

October 12, 2017


Robert “Rob” William Barth, III Robert “Rob” William Barth, III Robert “Rob” William Barth, III, 31, of Harding, PA, formerly of Laceyville, PA, passed unexpectedly away on Oct. 12, 2017.

Born on April 26, 1986 in Tunkhannock, PA, Rob was the son of Robert Barth, Jr. and Candy (Repsher) Card. He graduated from Wyalusing Valley High School with the Class of 2005. After completing high school, he attended the Pennsylvania College of Technology for one year. For the last several years, Rob was employed in the gas industry and more recently worked as a truck driver in the gas industry.

Rob was an outgoing young man. He loved his friends and family. He was the proud father of Rowan Willow Barth-Gris. He loved and adored his daughter very much. He loved, and he was very much loved. He had an infectious smile and loved life. Rob loved anything automotive. He loved his cars and big trucks. He also enjoyed fishing and hunting. Rob loved his family very much and will be truly missed.

He is survived by his daughter, Rowan Willow Barth-Gris and mother of his daughter, Sara Gris of Clarks Summit, PA; mother, Candy Card and her husband, Richard of Laceyville; father, Robert William Barth, Jr. and his wife Kathy of Harding, PA; brother, Tyler Card (Kristine) of Laceyville; sister, Jessica Card of Laceyville; stepbrother, Bobby Schoonover of Du- Pont, PA; maternal grandparents, Milton and Neta Repsher of Laceyville; paternal grandfather, Robert William Barth, Sr. of Scranton, PA; step-grandparents, Richard and Betty Card and Patricia Fisher. Also surviving are numerous cousins, aunts and uncles.

Rob was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Patricia Ann Barth; maternal great-grandparents, Cecil and Pearl Repsher; paternal greatgrandparents, Paul and Betty Barth, and special aunt, Nicole Repsher.

Funeral services for Rob will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 17 at noon at the Skinners Eddy United Methodist Church with Lay Minister Vickie Ellis and stepfather, Pastor Richard Card officiating.

Interment will follow at Beaver Meadows Cemetery. Family and friends may call at the church on Monday night, Oct. 16 from 6 to 9 p.m. as well as on Tuesday, Oct. 17 from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the Rowan Willow Barth-Gris Scholarship Fund, c/o M&T Bank, 411 W. Tioga Street, Tunkhannock, PA 18657.

Online condolences may be made at www.sheldonfuneralhomes.com.

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