Robert E. Tupper

Robert E. Tupper, 91, of Dallas, passed away Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, at Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Dallas.

Born in Williamsport, Robert was the son of the late Charles and Lillian Smith Tupper. He was a Navy Veteran who served in World War II.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 71 years, Alice; son, Robert T. Tupper; and by seven siblings.

Surviving are sons: Carl Tupper and wife Elaine, of Larksville, James Tupper and wife Jill, of Harveys Lake, Craig Tupper, of Dallas; grandchildren, Carl, Steve, Annmarie, Robin, Brian, Tara, Sarah and Craig Jr.; 10 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson; and sister, Ruth Calistri Grieco (Carmine), of Williamsport.

The Tupper family wishes to extend its thanks and gratitude to the staff of the Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and the Hospice of the Sacred Heart.

Private funeral services will be held at the convenience of family.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Harold C. Snowdon Funeral Home Inc., Shavertown.

Memorial donations may be made to SPCA of Luzerne County, 524 E. Main St., Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702.