The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

Obituaries

January 4, 2014

Robert J. Shoup

UPPER YODER TOWNSHIP — SHOUP – Robert J., Upper Yoder Township, died Jan. 4, 2014. Born Nov. 7, 1915, in Clarion County. Preceded in death by parents, Earl and Ruth Shoup; brother, Clifford; and brother, Tim. Survived by wife, Mary (Conrad); brother, Leon, Ellwood City; and special nephew, Karl Sr., New Castle. Enlisted in the U.S. Army at age 18 and served in the European Theater of Operations, World War II, receiving two bronze stars and the Meritorious Service Medal. Retired as chief warrant officer grade 4. Bob served on the Westmont Hilltop school board, and was elected president of Chapter 14 of the Reserve Officers Association (ROA), receiving the Minute Man Award.  He served on the Upper Yoder Sewer Authority. He was a 60-year member of United Commercial Travelers of America, member of Free and Accepted Masons 538, Tall Cedars of Lebanon 127, Jaffa Temple Altoona, American Legion Post 294, ROA and Military Officers Organization Association. He was a member of Westmont Church of the Brethren. Bob was a skilled industrial sewing machine mechanic for sewing machines and Saxmayer tying machines, servicing equipment throughout the U.S. Service will be held at Picking-Treece-Bennett Mortuary, West Hills, at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 8, with viewing from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to your favorite charity. (ptbmortuary.com)

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