2017-08-10 / Obituaries

Robert E. Sigel

Warfordsburg, 83

Robert E. Sigel, age 85, of Warfordsburg, died Wednesday, August 2, 2017, at his home.

Born December 29, 1931, he was the son of the late Elmer and Nellie (Hill) Sigel, and the husband of Shirley A. (Wheeler) Sigel, whom he married on August 3, 1957. He passed away one day before their 60th wedding anniversary.

He was a farmer, an insurance agent, and a veteran of the U.S. Army.

He was a member of Bedford Chapel Church, in Warfordsburg, and a member of Gideon International.

He is survived by his wife, Shirley A. (Wheeler) Sigel; a daughter, K. Sue Salvaggio and a son, R. Scott Sigel, both of State College, Pa.; four grandchildren: Katie N. Salvaggio of Aiken, SC; Tucker J. Sigel of Columbus, Ohio; Jamie E. Salvaggio and Grace E. Sigel, State College; four brothers: George, Donnie, Dale and Paul Sigel, all of Warfordsburg; and one sister, Kathryn Gordon, Needmore.

A gathering of family and friends was held Saturday, August 5, from 2 p.m. until 6 p. m., at Grove Funeral Home, Hancock, Md. Burial was at the convenience of the family.

Donations may be made to Heartland Hospice, 417 Phoenix Drive, Suite A, Chambersburg, PA. 17201.

Online condolences at www.grovefh.com.

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