Robert Gordon Lemley is in my tree. What info do you need? I go back a few generations. He died Oct.30,1992
Robert Gordon Lemley, 79, of Mt. Morris, died at 12:15 PM Friday, Oct. 30, 1992, in his home, following a long illness.
He was born April 8, 1913, in Perry Township, Greene Co., a son of Arthur and Pearl Lemley.
Mr. Lemley was an active member of Mt. Morris United Methodist Church, where he was instrumental in developing an audio tape ministry for shut-ins.
Mr. Lemley was a graduate of Mt. Morris High School. He lived in the Mt. Morris area all of his life.
Mr. Lemley worked for Baker and Coombs General Contractor as a construction superintendent, retiring in 1978.
During World War ll, he served with the US Army in the European Theater. He was wounded in action in France and was awarded the Purple Heart.
Mr. Lemley was a charter member and past commander of James T. Maxon American Legion Post 992, Mt. Morris.
His wife, Betty Craig Lemley, whom he married July 1, 1923, died March 29, 1992.
He is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Harry “Sue” Morris of Manassas, Va.; two grandchildren, Betsy and Doug Morris; a great-grandson; two brothers, Harold Garnet Lemley of Wildwood, Florida, and Donzel Lemley of Monroeville; and several nieces and nephews.
Friends of Robert Gordon Lemley of Mt. Morris, who died Friday, Oct. 30, 1992, will be received from 7-9 PM Saturday and 2-4 and 7-9 PM Sunday in Yoskovich Funeral Home, Route 19, Mt. Morris, and in Mt. Morris United Methodist Church Monday, Nov. 2, from 10 AM to 11 AM , hour of service, with the Rev. Willard Morse and the Rev. Fred W. Tomlinson officiating officiating, Full military honors will be accorded at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Mt. Morris, by James T. Maxom American Legion Post 992. A memorial service funeral home by the American Legion Post. The family suggests memorial contributions to Hospice Care Inc. Or Community Action, both of Waynesburg.