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Robert J. (Bob) King

October 8, 1950 ~ January 8, 2020 (age 69)


Robert J. (Bob) King, 69, of Harmonsburg, died suddenly Wednesday, January 8, 2020 from injuries sustained in a tractor accident.


He was born October 8, 1950 in Meadville, a son of Eldon L. and Edythe Hecker King.  He married Linda Boughton February 11, 1978.


Bob was a 1969 graduate of Linesville High School.  He worked at Advanced Cast Products for over 25 years.  He also worked as a crop farmer assisting the Amish.


Bob enjoyed hunting, fishing, watching baseball, farming, going to the livestock auction and especially spending time with his grandchildren.


Survivors, in addition to his wife Linda, include a son, Michael King (Amanda) of Harmonsburg; two daughters, Mary Perry (Michael) of Colorado and Michelle Visgar of Vermont; nine grandchildren including Annabelle and Natallya King with whom he was especially close; three great-grandchildren; seven sisters, Marilyn Hassink of Cleveland, OH, Judy Newman (companion Bob Alexander) of Meadville, Sharon Shrock (Eli) of Hartstown, Becky Mowris (Burnie) of Meadville, Diane Carpenter of Meadville, Cindy Jimenez (Hector) of Meadville, and Linda King of South Carolina; a brother, Paul King of Harmonsburg; and numerous nieces and nephews.


In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two grandchildren, Victoria and Zane King, two sisters, Mary Beth King and Lynette Spencer; and a brother, Marlan King.


Calling hours will be Monday, January 13th from 3-7 p.m. at WAID-COLEMAN FUNERAL HOME, 12422 CONNEAUT LAKE RD., CONNEAUT LAKE.


The funeral service will be Tuesday, January 14th at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home.


Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Harmonsburg.


Memorials may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 112 Washington Place, #1520, Pittsburgh, PA 15219.


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January 13, 2020

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Waid-Coleman Funeral Home
12422 Conneaut Lake Road
Conneaut Lake, PA 16316

Funeral Service
January 14, 2020

10:00 AM
Waid-Coleman Funeral Home
12422 Conneaut Lake Road
Conneaut Lake, PA 16316


American Diabetes Association
112 Washington Place #1520, Pittsburgh PA 15219
Tel: 1-412-824-1181

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