Howard George “Buzz” Shobert, 74, of Danville,
PA passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Tuesday, October 23,
2018 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. He was born December 17, 1943
in Danville, PA, the son of the late Howard D. and Bernetta Gearhart Shobert.
Howard graduated from Danville Area High School
He is survived by his devoted wife, Karen L.
Jones Shobert of 53 years. They were married December 19, 1964.
Howard was employed at the Danville State
Hospital where he retired after 31 years of service.
He was of the United Methodist faith.
Howard enjoyed fishing and hunting. His
greatest enjoyment in life was spending time with his family, especially his
Howard is survived by three daughters; Kelli
Ulan and her husband Paul of Hermitage, PA; Kimberly Pellegrino and her
husband Paul of Warner Robins, GA; and Kristyn Escobar-Sanhueza and her
husband Sergio of Los Angeles, CA. He is also survived by three
grand-children; Mackenzie and Ethan Pellegrino and Erika Ulan. Howard is
also survived by two brothers; Dale Shobert of Danville and Donald Shobert
and his wife Ann of Danville and one sister; Nancy Klarsch and her husband
Vince of Muncy, PA. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews.
Howard was preceded in death by one sister,
Services will be private and at the convenience
of the family.
Memorial Contributions may be made in Howard’s
memory to St. Paul’s-Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 417 Pine Street,
Danville, PA 17821.
Arrangements were under the direction of the
Visneski Funeral Home 42 W Mahoning Street Danville PA 17821.