Robert J. Walthall

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Robert J. Walthall

February 21, 1930 - September 06, 2018

Robert J. Walthall, 88, of New Castle passed away the morning of Sept. 6, 2018, at his residence. Born on Feb. 21, 1930, in Glenn Morrison, W.V., he was the son of the late Robert and Lilly Oda Waller Walthall. Surviving at home is his beloved wife of 50 years, the former Corrouda Cox, whom he married on Dec. 16, 1967.
Robert retired as a youth development adviser for YDC in New Castle. He was a member of St. Luke AME Zion Church. Robert also worked as a steelworker for Pentex.
He enjoyed fishing, gardening, and cooking, but his greatest joy came from spending time with his family.
In addition to his wife, Robert is survived by his children, Elsie Belinda Allen of Columbus, Ohio, Olenthia Diane Rinehart and husband, the late Robert, of Columbus, Ohio, Nancy Regina Doster and husband, Robert, of Columbia, S.C., Charles G. Walthall of Columbus, Ohio, Tara L. Molina of Pittsburgh, and Kira L. Davis and wife, Starlette, of New Castle; and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Robert Jeffery Walthall; and sisters, Kira Evelyn Dodson, Ann Harrison, Louise Waller and Ida Mae Towns.
Visitation will be held Tuesday from noon to 1 p.m. at Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory, 941 S. Mill St. Services will be conducted Tuesday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home by Rev. Dr. Rosalyne Mitchell-Martin of St. Luke AME Zion Church and Rev. Robert Mills of St. Paul Baptist Church
Interment will take place in Parkside Cemetery.
Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.decarbofuneralhome.com.
Published on September 9, 2018
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Tuesday 11 Sep

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory

941 South Mill Street, New Castle, PA, USA

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Tuesday 11 Sep

1:00 PM

Ed and Don DeCarbo Funeral Home and Crematory

941 South Mill Street, New Castle, PA, USA

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