2009-04-09 / Obituaries

Robert A. "Sonny" Omps

Crystal Spring, 64

Robert Alfred Lloyd "Sonny" Omps, 64, Crystal Spring, died Wednesday, April 1, 2009 at UPMC Bedford Memorial Hospital.

He was born February 14, 1945, in Amaranth, Pa., a son of the late Charles Robert and Leotta Anna Rilla (Decker) Omps. On September 11, 1965, he married the former Cynthia D. (O'Neal), in Hancock, Md.

He is survived by three daughters: Christine D., married to Sheldon Hafer Jr., Crystal Spring; Elizabeth M., married to Elvis Maust, Crystal Spring; Robin L., married to Shawn Morse, Everett; two brothers: Roger Lee Omps, married to Pam (Imler) Everett; Keith E. Omps, Warfordsburg; and six grandchildren: Misty Mellott, Michelle Mellott, Stephen Maust, Tangy Maust, Danica Morse and Ian Morse.

He was preceded in death by two sisters: Cleo Omps and Dorothy D. Omps and a grandson, Robert E. Maust.

He was of the Protestant faith.

He was employed for Kerex Veneer and Lumber, Breezewood as a trim saw operator for 19 years.

He was past member of Breezewood VFW Post No. 3888, Aries Eagles, Harrisonville, and Bloody Run Social Club, Everett.

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, stock car racing, but his greatest joy was spending time with his grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 4, 2009, at 11:00 a.m. at Jerusalem Church, Warfordsburg. Rev. Delmas Bard officiated. Burial will be held at Jerusalem Cemetery, Warfordsburg.

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