Robert A. Rohrman
Robert A. Rohrman, most recently of Pickering Manor in Newtown, formerly of Newtown and Hartsville, died peacefully on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at Pickering Manor Home. He was 94.
He was the beloved husband for 66 years to Ruth L. Linder Rohrman.
Born in New York, N.Y., he was the son of the late George Rohrman and Agnes Houston Rohrman and the father of the late Robert, William, and Paul Rohrman.
Robert was a former resident of Newtown before moving to Pickering Manor Home. He was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army serving during World War II. Upon completion of his military service, he attended and graduated from Manhattan College in the Bronx, N.Y. and began a lifelong distinguished career as an Electrical Engineer who worked at Johnsville Naval Air Development Center.
Robert formerly served as a volunteer fireman for the Hartsville Fire Company. Robert also was a former lector at St. Cyril of Jerusalem Church in Jamison and also at the Church of St. Andrew in Newtown.
In his leisure, he enjoyed skiing, sailing, photography and playing golf. In earlier years, Robert would travel with his family. He truly cherished the times he had with his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren, creating memories that would last forever in their hearts.
Robert is survived by his devoted children, Richard Rohrman and his wife, Joanne, of Long Branch, N.J., James Rohrman and his wife, Debbie, of Matawan, N.J., and Mariane Hitchner of Hatboro. Robert is also survived by his brother, George Rohrman of Brewster, N.Y.; his sister, Dorothy West of Dumont, N.J.; his nine grandchildren and his two great grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 25, at the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, 800 Newtown-Richboro Rd. (at Holland Rd.), Richboro, PA 18954. The visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the funeral Mass at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 26, at the Church of St. Andrew, 81 Swamp Rd., Newtown, PA 18940. Interment with military honors will follow at Washington Crossing National Cemetery in Newtown, Pa.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in his name may be made to the Rev. Msgr. William J. Linder Scholarship Fund, 233 West Market St. Newark, NJ 07103.www.fluehr.com
Rohrman, Robert A. [MC???? RIP]
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I believe that Robert is a member of the Class of 1949.
May He Rest In Peace.
McEneney, Mike (MC1953)
[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]
Rohrman, Robert A. [MC1949 RIP]
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Colon, Philip J. (MC1962) added this request to his prayer circle.
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