Robert Wilson

Obituary of Robert Edgar Wilson

Robert Edgar “Rob” Wilson, Jr., 56, of Johnstown, died Sunday, July 29, 2018, at UPMC Altoona Regional Hospital.

Born March 15, 1962, in Bellefonte, he was the son of the late Robert E. and Judy Foster Wilson. 

He is survived by two sisters, Kristin Mitchell and her husband, Charles, of Howard, and Lori Sheppard and her husband, Brian, of Bellefonte; a niece, Allison Sheppard and a nephew, Brian Sheppard, both of Bellefonte.

 Rob graduated from State College Area High School in 1980. He worked for Penn Hi-Boy, QWIK Rock radio as their sales manager, and Unishippers.  He also enjoyed and made a career from Antiquing.

He was proud to be an Eagle Scout.

A Graveside service will be held Saturday, August 4, 2018 at 11 am at Summit Hill Cemetery, Morrisdale with Patty De Capria, CLM officiating. Interment will follow.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Hope Lodge, 125 Lucy Ave, Hummelstown, PA 17036. 

Arrangements are under the care of Koch Funeral Home, State College. Online condolences and signing of the guest book may be entered at or visit us on Facebook.


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