Robert L. Waltz, 78, of 5272 Warrensville Road, Montoursville, died on Feb. 4, 2011, at The Gatehouse.
He was born on April 21, 1932 in Eldred Twp., the son of Elmer and Esther Heim Waltz.
Robert had worked for Van Campen Motors, Centre State Amesite, and All Excavating & Paving. He was a charter member of Mill Creek Little League, Eldred Twp. Fire Department, and Warrensville Lions Club.
Surviving is his wife of 57 years, the former Joann R. Lockard; two sons Lee A. (Ann) Waltz of Montoursville and Lynn A. Waltz, of South Williamsport; a daughter LuAnn (Steven) Knight, of Milton; two brothers Guy (Jean) Waltz and Glenn (Joyce) Waltz, both of Montoursville and four grandchildren, Lance, Cody, and Paige Waltz and Brooke Fillman.
Preceding him was four sisters and two brothers.
A funeral service will be held 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 9, at Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville with Rev. Larry K. Waltz officiating. Burial will follow in Montoursville Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 8 at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701 or the Susquehanna Health Gatehouse, 1001 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport, PA 17701.