Robert A. Shyrock 84, Gallitzin died February 29, 2020 at home. Born Jan. 28, 1936 in Tunnelhill the son of the late Joseph w. and Stella (Regella) Shyrock. Preceded in death by a sister Josephine Squashic and brother Joseph. Survived by his wife the former Cynthia S. Sanders whom he married July 7, 1962 at St. Patrick Church, a son Robert and daughter Susan (Brian) Snyder, sister and brother-in-law Carol and Tom Larkin, sister-in-law Judy Shyrock and numerous nieces and nephews. A 1954 graduate of Gallitzin High School. Worked as an Assemblyman for SKF. Bob enjoyed hunting, fishing trips to Alaska and Oregon with family and friends and walking in the woods. He volunteered at the St. Patrick Dinner and St. Mary Chicken Barbeque for many years. Member of Gallitzin Sportsmen, Gallitzin Moose and a social member of Gallitzin American Legion. Member of St. Demetrius Catholic Church. A memorial Mass will be celebrated at a later date to be announced by the Rev. Albert Ledoux. Committal St. Patrick Cemetery. Arrangements by Gibbons Funeral Home, 301 Church Street, Gallitzin. gibbonsfunerals.com
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