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 Robert Edward Nesbit

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Robert Edward Nesbit

  • Birth 29 Oct 1927 Burgettstown, Washington County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Death 5 May 1999 Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Palmyra, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Plot under the tree in the front, ben
  • Memorial ID 5088647

Robert Edward Nesbit was born in Burgettstown, Washington Co, PA to Elizabeth Nesbit and Edward Brock. He was raised by his grandparents in Forbes Rd, PA, a small coalmining town of about 50 homes.
He joined the Navy at the age of 16. He was a boxer on the USS Coral Sea. He met Cecil Claire Abbott in Philadelphia after he had joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the area.
They married in 1950 in the Salt Lake City Temple in Utah. They raised their 7 children in Pitman, Gloucester Co, NJ and have 29 grandchildren.
Robert was a great man, humble, kind and well liked. He passed away in the family home after spending time with each one of his children.
We miss you Dad!


  • Created by: Sandra Money
  • Added: 30 Oct 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5088647
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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Robert Edward Nesbit (29 Oct 1927–5 May 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5088647, citing Gravel Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Sandra Money (contributor 25313270) .