Robert J. Merz, 81, of Portersville, passed away Monday, October 2, 2017 at VNA Inpatient Hospice.
He was born May 29, 1936 in Pittsburgh, the son of the late Jerome and Marie (Meyers) Merz.
Bob was a member of St. Christopher at the Lake, Prospect, PA. Bob was an Army veteran. He had retired as a construction laborer from Local #373. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and bowling.
Surviving are his wife, Judith (Walsh) Merz whom he married November 10, 1966 and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 1 sister and 1 brother.
Friends will be received at Young Funeral Home, Ltd., 127 W. Jefferson St., Butler, on Wednesday, October 4th from 1 PMuntil the time of the Blessing service at 4:30 PM.
Private Burial at the Butler County Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Association, 444 Liberty Avenue, # 1300, Pittsburgh, PA 15222