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Robert E. Van Sicklin

Robert E. Van Sicklin

Male 1919 - 1975  (55 years)

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  • Name Robert E. Van Sicklin 
    Born 9 Dec 1919  Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Oct 1975  Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • cause of death: myocardial infarction
    • from the October 16, 1975 issue of the Linesville Herald:
      ROBERT A. VAN SICKLIN
      Robert E. Van Sicklin, 55, 9330 Doral Drive, McCandless Township, (near Pittsburgh), died Thursday, Oct. 9, 1975, at Pittsburgh University Hospital after a short illness.
      Born in Linesville, Dec. 9, 1919, he was a son of John Elliott and Lillian Fish Van Sicklin. He was married to Dorothy Walker. A Linesville area resident for many years, he left to take a job at Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel Co. He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Cumberland Road, McCandless Township.
      His father was founder of Traveler's Hotel, moving the former Methodist Church to the Pymatuning Street site. He once operated a livery stable and when automobiles became practical, Linesville's first taxi service.
      In addition to his widow, survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Sue Brandes, Mrs. Sally Schuster and Miss Jane Van Sicklin; a son, John E. Van Sicklin; a sister, Mrs. Sara Egan, and two grandchildren.
      Funeral services were held Sunday at 3 p.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church, with interment at Linesville Cemetery Monday at 11 a.m. Funeral arrangements were under the direction of the Herbert R. King Jr. Funeral Home, Woodland Circle, Allison Park.
    Buried 12 Oct 1975  Linesville Cemetery, Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Section Y, Lot 14, Grave 7
    Van Sicklin, Robert E. and Dorothy Walker
    Van Sicklin, Robert E. and Dorothy Walker
    Robert - 1919 to 1975
    Dorothy - 1918 to 1979
    Plot: Section Y, Lot 14, Graves 6 and 7
    Notes 
    • from the April 12, 1922 issue of the Linesville Herald:
      Robert, little son of Mr. and Mrs. Ell Van Sicklin, is a patient in Hamot hospital, Erie.
    • from the January 18, 1928 issue of the Linesville Herald:
      RobertVan Sicklin fell on the private cement sidewalk while roller skating on lawn of the Traveler hotel, last Thursday and sustained fracture of right leg. Last year the youngster broke his left leg in a mishap but has entirely recovered from that fracture.
    Person ID I10970  Local Families
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2016 

    Father John Elliott Van Sicklin 
    Mother Lillian Fromheiz Fish,   b. 4 Jul 1883, Conneautville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1954, Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 12 Jun 1906  Conneautville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • from a scrapbook at the Linesville Historical Society:
      The marriage of Mr. J. Eliot Van Sicklin, of this place, and Miss Lillian Fish, of Conneautville, was solemnized in the presence of invited guests at the bride's home, June 12, 1906, at 3 o'clock p.m. by Rev. Vincent. Those from Linesville were John Van Sicklin, Miss Laura Van Sicklin, Miss Kittie Van Sicklin, Chas. Miller, Miss Nellie Sheakley, Miss Hazen, Chas. Casby, Fred Blair, Clayton Brown. Mr. Van Sicklin is a successful business man of Linesville and the architect of his own fortune. His friends are legion at home and abroad. Mr. and Mrs. Van Sicklin will reside at The Traveler. The bride and groom will have the best wishes of the people of our village.
    Family ID F5045  Group Sheet

    Family Dorothy Walker,   b. 15 Feb 1918,   d. 11 May 1979, McCandless, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 31 Aug 1942  Linesville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
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    Last Modified 10 Jun 2016 
    Family ID F5047  Group Sheet