Robert W. Hepner, 61, of East Rochester, died Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, following an apparent heart attack.
He was born Dec. 2, 1951. He was a lift truck operator at Colfor in Malvern for the past 39 years and a member of St. Gabriel Catholic Church in Minerva.
He is survived by his wife, Theresa (King) Hepner, whom he married Feb. 25, 1984; two sons, Michael Clark, of East Rochester and Jeremy Hepner, of East Rochester; mother, Margaret (Barnes) Hepner, of Waynesburg; sister, Mildred House, of Mechanicstown; brother, Jack (Judy) Hepner, of Waynesburg; a grandson, Aiden Clark; and his mother and father-in-law, Thomas and Frances King, of Minerva.
He is preceded in death by his father, James "Ned" Hepner, and a brother, James "Eddie" Hepner.
Funeral services were held Dec. 23 in the Gotschall-Hutchison Funeral Home in Minerva with Fr. Victor Cinson officiating. Burial was in Quaker Ridge Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice. Those wishing to send condolences may sign the register at www.gotschallfuneralhome.com.