Robert Keehn Reinert

May 28, 1933 ~ July 13, 2019 (age 86)


Robert Keehn Reinert, 86, of Oley, passed away July 13, 2019 at his home, surrounded by his loving family.

He was the husband of Pauline (Handwerk) Reinert, with whom he would have celebrated 64 years of marriage in August.

Born May 28, 1933 in Phillipsburg, NJ, he was a son of the late Rev. Webster and Mary (Levengood) Reinert.

Robert proudly served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict.

He was a member of Friedens Evangelical Lutheran Church, where he taught Sunday school and was on the church council. He also installed the church’s first sound system. 

Robert was a graduate of Kutztown High School and Penn State University.  

He was employed at Albright College before retiring.

He enjoyed building electronics, models and was very talented in fixing anything he laid his hands on.

Surviving in addition to his wife are his two daughters: Deborah Peter of Kutztown and Donna, wife of Luke Weidler of Lititz.

A daughter in law: Marcia Reinert of Muhlenberg Township, also survives.

Also surviving are 7 Grandchildren and 8 Great Grandchildren

He was preceded in death by his son: Douglas Keehn Reinert, a sister Jean McFarland and a brother, Frederick Reinert.

Funeral Services will be held Saturday, July 20th at 10 am in Friedens Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1076 Memorial Highway, Oley.

A viewing will be held from 9 am until time of service.

Burial will be in Friedens Cemetery, Oley with military honors.

In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to: Friedens Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1076 Memorial Highway, Oley PA 19547.

Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., Oley is in charge of arrangements.

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July 20, 2019

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Friedens Lutheran Church - Oley
1076 Memorial Highway
Oley, PA 19547

Funeral Service
July 20, 2019

10:00 AM
Friedens Lutheran Church - Oley
1076 Memorial Highway
Oley, PA 19547

July 20, 2019

4:00 PM
Friedens Cemetery
337 Main Street
Oley, PA 19547

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