Robert G. Nolen

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Robert G. Nolen, 79, of Muir, died Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at Harrisburg Hospital.

Born in Sheridan, Oct. 29, 1933, he was a son of the late John Nolen and Alma Reightler Nolen Zimmerman.

He was a 1952 graduate of Porter Township High School and was a Navy veteran of the Korean War.

Bob retired from the Mechanicsburg Naval Depot.

He was of the Protestant faith and was a member of Newport Legion and Orwin Fire Company.

Surviving are his wife of 56 years, Kay L. Peters Nolen; two children, Robert G. Nolen Jr. and Susan Nolen Hoffner; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren.

Following Bob's wishes, services will be private including military honors with the Rev. Edward Gobrecht officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Peter's United Church of Christ, Dietrich Avenue, Orwin, PA 17098; Williamstown EMS, P.O. Box. 74, Williamstown, PA 17098; or West Schuylkill ALS, 49 North St., Tremont, PA 17981. Dimon Funeral Homes Inc., Tower City, has been entrusted with arrangements. To sign the guest book, visit

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