Robert E. Paxton, 78, of Carlisle, died Monday, December 22, 2014 at Carlisle Regional Medical Center.
Born on March 6, 1936 in Carlisle, he was the son of the late Ralph and Viola (Myers) Paxton and the widower of Donna M. (Fenton) Paxton.
Robert was a cook for HealthSouth Mechanicsburg Rehabilitation. He was a former member of Eagles Aerie #1299, Carlisle.
He is survived by a daughter, Tammy J. (and husband Steve) Kuhn of Carlisle; a grandson, Jesse Kuhn of Carlisle; three sisters, Loretta Paxton of Mechanicsburg, Shirley Edgecomb of Shippensburg and Linda Hurley of Carlisle.
He was preceded in death by four brothers, Ralph, Jr., Bill, Ron and Terry Paxton and a sister, Betty Smotherton.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm, Monday, December 29, 2014 at Hoffman-Roth Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 219 N. Hanover Street, Carlisle, PA with Rev. Daniel Dennis officiating. Burial will be at Westminster Cemetery, Newville Road, Carlisle. There will be a viewing from 1:00 until the time of the funeral service on Monday at the funeral home.
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