Robert K. Esttermyer Obituary – The Beaver County Times

Robert K. Esttermyer, Jr, 72 of Darlington, Pennsylvania, passed away peacefully with his family by his side, July 19, 2022 at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh after a courageous battle with a debilitating stroke.

He was born November 21, 1949 in New Brighton, Pennsylvania, the son of the late Robert and Beverly Ruth Estermyer Sr. Bob was a proud member of the United States Navy where he served as a signalman aboard the USS Savannah. Shortly after serving in the Navy, he met and married his sweetheart Charmaine Bassar who had been together for 49 years. Bob graduated from Slippery Rock University and later worked for Fischer Financial as a loan broker before opening Blackhawk Equity Services and working as an independent mortgage broker for 10 years.

Bob was a member of Meridian Lodge No. 411, Enon Valley, PA and Scottish Rite Valley of New Castle, PA. He was also a member of Saint Monica Parish, Chippewa, PA.

Bob was a devoted husband, father and grandfather who was extremely proud of his family. He loved to share and create new memories including hunting, fishing, family time and golden days. Bob was known as the man with remarkable humor and a memorable smile that made falling in love very easy.

Bob leaves behind his wife, Charmaine (Bassar), son Joel (Amanda) Esttermyer of South Beaver Township, daughter Elisa (Steve) Schenck of East Vincent Township, Pennsylvania, and 6 grandchildren Katalina, Joel Jr. , Alec and Brock Estermyer and Ethan and Sophie Schenck.

Friends will be received Friday, July 22, 2022 at Noll Funeral Home Inc., 333 Third Street, Beaver PA 15009 from 2-4 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. A Christian Burial Mass will be held Saturday, July 23, 2022 at 10 a.m. at Saint Monica Roman Catholic Parish, 116 Thorndale Drive, Beaver Falls, PA 15010. Online condolences can be shared at

Interment will follow at Beaver Cemetery with full military honors by the Beaver County Special Unit.

Memorial contributions may be made in Robert’s name if desired to the Department of Neurological Surgery,

Posted on July 20, 2022

Published in the Beaver County Times

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