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Robert K. Ackard
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1929
Millerstown
Perry County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 27, 2010
Millerstown
Perry County
Pennsylvania, USA

MILLERSTOWN - Robert K. Ackard, 81 years of age, went home to be with his Lord on Dec. 27, 2010.
Bob was born on Jan. 2, 1929. He was proud of his Naval Service from 1948-52. He returned to Millerstown where he was employed at R.C. Savercool, Co. In 1963 he began a career with the U.S. Defense Department until his retirement in 1988.
He is survived by his best friend and beloved wife of 59 years, Gladys M. (Magee), a daughter Karen Fisher and husband Robert, two sons Michael D. and wife Amy and Alan K. and wife Susan, step-mother Olive Ackard, half-brother Donald Ackard and wife Dorothy, half-sister Joanne Hubbert and husband Park, 8 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
Bob loved his family, church and community and served devotedly.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, Dec. 31, 2010 at the Millerstown United Methodist Church. A public viewing will be held from 9-10:45AM with a celebration service at 11AM. Reverend Patricia Woolever will officiate. Burial will be in the Newport Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Millerstown United Methodist Church Building Fund, 702 East Sunbury Street, Millerstown, PA 17062 or to the Millerstown Senior Center, 99 Greenwood Drive, Millerstown, PA 17062.
Arrangements by the David M. Myers Funeral Home, Newport.

Published in Patriot-News on December 30, 2010 
 
Burial:
Newport Cemetery
Newport
Perry County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: Bill Corl
Record added: Dec 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63484146
Robert K. Ackard
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 Added: Dec. 30, 2010
Proud veteran of the United States Navy, 1948 to 1952
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