East Liverpool, OH.
Robert P. “Bob” Milliron, 72 of East Liverpool passed away at his home on Friday, October 25, 2019, following a courageous eleven-year battle with cancer. He was being faithfully cared for by his loving family.
Born in Sewickley, Pennsylvania on February 2, 1947, Bob was a son of the late Raymond and Rita Frobe Milliron.
Raised in the Hookstown area, he was a graduate of South Side High School in Beaver County. Bob served his country valiantly with the US Army in Vietnam where he received the Vietnam Service Medal with 2 Bronze Stars, the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal with Device1960, 2 O/S Bars, and Expert rating (Rifles M-14 & M-16. Following his service to his country, he was a Police Officer in Washington DC, then in Burgettstown, PA. Later he worked a Crucible Steel in Midland until it’s closing at which point, he moved to Florida and began working for the Clearwater Police Department from which he retired. Also, Bob was a member of the Community Bible Church near Hookstown.
Preceding him in death was his brother, Frank Milliron; a sister, Anne Elizabeth Davis; and his brother-in-law, John Davis.
Saddened by his loss is wife Katherine Herbert Milliron who he married on March 25, 1967; his children, Lisa (David) Rost, and Melissa Milliron of East Liverpool, and Robert Milliron of New Port Richey, FL.; and his grandchildren, Andrew, Scott, Alex, and Shelby Rost, and Courtney Porto. Also, he leaves two sisters, Helen (Bernard) Rakowski of Clinton, PA., and Linda (George) Doran of Hookstown; and two brothers, Richard (Joyce) Milliron, of Georgetown, and Albert (Darlene) Milliron of Hookstown.
Private entombment will take place at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies where full military honors will be accorded. A memorial service to celebrate Bob’s life will be held on Monday, November 4, at 1:00 p.m. at the Community Bible Church at 4549 St. Rt. 151, Aliquippa, PA. 15001. Pastor Bob Kern will officiate. These services are in the care of the Arner Funeral Chapel in Chester, WV.
Bob’s family would like to take this opportunity to offer a special thank you the Community Hospice for their warm and compassionate care of their loved one.
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