Robert C. Rohrer, 84

MARCH 28, 1928-OCT. 11, 2012

October 12, 2012
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Mr. Robert Charles Rohrer, 84, of Frederick, Md., died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, at Western Maryland Health System. He was the husband of Tamara Graves Rohrer.

Born March 28, 1928, in Maryland, he was the son of the late Dale B. and Ima Faye Welty Rohrer.

Mr. Rohrer was a member of the Frederick Church of the Brethren.

After graduating from Hagerstown High School, he served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps.

Bob retired from Bell Atlantic, after 41 years of service, in 1988.

He was a member of Bell Atlantic Pioneers, a life member of the National Rifle Association, North American Hunting Club, a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose 371 Frederick, Hagerstown Elks 378, Silver Wings Fraternity 50 Years Gold Club (having obtained his pilots license at age 17), and the American Legion Post 0011. In earlier years, he was active in the Junior Chamber of Commerce changing Community Chest to United Fund of Washington County.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two children, Brenda McDanolds and husband, George, of Middletown, Md., and Brian T. Rohrer and wife, Sharon, of Westminster, Md.; four grandchildren, Eric Rohrer, Scott Rohrer, Kristina McKune and husband, Dave, and Amy Rohrer; and three stepchildren, Randie McLaughlin, Leslie Albright and Christy Polce.

Friends may call at Stauffer Funeral Home, 1621 Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, Monday, Oct. 15, from 2 to 9 p.m., where the family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Services will be held Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home chapel with the Rev. Paul Mundy officiating.

Interment will be in Mount Olivet Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice.

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