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Robert J Rothaar
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Birth: 1944
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: 1958
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA

"Bobby." Brother of Shirley Rothaar Green, Mary Lou Sgro, Patricia A. Gairing, and James J. Rothaar. Son of Elizabeth & Peter Rothaar.

Bobby was born with the seams of his skull fused, preventing his brain from growing and leaving him profoundly disabled. His parents were advised to institutionalize him. They flatly refused, kept him at home and cared for him themselves, integrating him fully into the family and giving him a quality life until he succumbed to his illness at the age of 14.

Bobby is buried in an unmarked grave, under his great-grandfather's stone.
Family links: 
  Peter Albert Rothaar (1904 - 1981)
  Elizabeth Schuster Rothaar (1914 - 1972)
  Shirley Rothaar Green (1935 - 1957)*
  Patricia Rothaar Gairing (1943 - 2014)*
  Robert J Rothaar (1944 - 1958)
*Calculated relationship
Calvary Cemetery
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: Section M, Plot 118, Grave 2
Created by: Teresa Rothaar
Record added: Jul 05, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20301009
Robert J Rothaar
Added by: Teresa Rothaar
Robert J Rothaar
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- Kelly LaCombe Milano
 Added: Jan. 9, 2015

- Teresa Rothaar
 Added: Aug. 5, 2014

 Added: Aug. 5, 2014
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