Sep. 11, 1930 Hopewell Center Ontario County New York, USA
Dec. 4, 2010 Newark Wayne County New York, USA
Mr. Erb was born the son of the late Andrew and Margaret (Murphy) Erb on Sept. 11, 1930 in Hopewell, NY. He was a high school graduate of Wayne Central Schools. Mr. Erb was co-owner of A & B Roadway Co. in Marion for many years.
A member of the Marion American Legion for 47 years he served as Department Commander Aide, Past Post Commander, Past District Commander and past Wayne County Commander. Mr. Erb was also a member of the Newark VFW. He served in the Army during the Korea War.
Mr. Erb enjoyed hunting, fishing and bowling. He loved to be with friends and family and was always willing to take in stray animals now and then. A man of great compassion for anyone, man or animal, in a time of need.
Mr. Erb will be remembered by his sons Robert Jr. (Kathy) Erb, Brian Erb and his friend Jen McDonald and Thomas (Shelly) Erb; daughters Dianne (Rex) Fulkerson, Lisa (Thomas) Hornsby and Suzanne Soggs; a special son Chris DeGelleke; nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren; brother Andrew (Marge) Erb; sisters Beverly Deline and Marylou Deminck and her friend Kay; several nieces and nephews.
Mr. Erb was predeceased by his loving wife Alice (O'Brien) Erb; brother William Erb and brother-in-law Richard Deline.