Robert L. Pohl (1932-2010)
Robert L. Pohl, 78, of Titusville, Fla., and formerly of Erie, died Tuesday, December 21, 2010 in Florida following a lengthy illness. A resident of Erie most of his life, he was born in Erie,PA,
on March 9, 1932,
a son of the late John and Sadie Brayton Pohl.
Robert worked at Reed Manufacturing until his retirement in 1991. Following retirement, he worked at Machining Concepts. He enjoyed woodworking, traveling, photography, and arts and crafts.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Peggy Brown Becker Pohl, and several siblings.
Survivors include one step daughter, Lori Higby and her husband Alex of Erie,PA,
one brother, Walter Pohl, and his wife, Catherine, of Titusville, Fla.; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Friends may call at the Russell C. Schmidt & Son Funeral Home Inc., 5000 Wattsburg Rd., on Thursday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. including a service there at 8 p.m.. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family in Erie County Memorial Gardens.
Erie Times-News on January 19, 2011 ,
Russell C. Schmidt & Son Funeral Home Inc.,