Robert Beyer, 69, of Riverside PA went to be with his Lord and Savior on
Thursday, September 25, 2014 at Columbia Montour Home Hospice at Maria Hall,
born September 30, 1944 in Danville PA, the son of the late Robert and Myra
B. Lenker Beyer.
married for 46 years to Linda R. Webber Beyer.
graduated from Danville High School in 1962.
served his country from 1964 through 1970 with the Army National Guard of PA
and as a reserve in the United States Army.
a self-employed business owner of South Danville Lumber Company and later
Beyer Paint and Wallpaper, before retiring in August 2012.
was a member of First Baptist Church in Danville PA where he faithfully
served on two menís fellowship groups. He had an enduring love for God and
commitment to service, inspiring others with a humble and generous spirit.
He cherished every day and marveled over the beauty and intricacy of God's
creation. He was happiest amidst that creation, working outside with his
tractor or in his garden. He delighted in working with his hands, in the
kitchen cooking, and repairing and maintaining his home. In his joyful
stewardship of his home and his family he lived out his gratitude for God's
blessings and shared those blessings with others.
addition to his wife, he is survived by one daughter, Sue Anne Beyer Lau,
and her husband Daniel Leo Lau of Lexington KY, and one son, Peter Beyer of
also survived by his granddaughter, Eva Amanda Lau. Also surviving is one
brother Frank Beyer of Malvern PA and two sisters; Sally Beyer of Danville
PA and Jill Beyer-Torres of Bloomsburg PA. Also surviving are several
nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Jon's Life to
be held Monday, October 6, 2014 at 12:00 Noon at First Baptist Church, 20
Brookside Drive (Route 642 East), Danville PA with the Reverend Dr. Harry H.
Wonderland officiating assisted by the Reverend Dawes Dunham. Burial will
be private. Friends will be received from 10:00 AM to 11:45 AM. Military
rites will be accorded by American Legion Post 40 Honor Guard. Memorial
contributions may be made to First Baptist Church Memorial Fund.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA. www.visneski.com