Obituaries

George Robert “Bob” Dintaman

George Robert "Bob" DintamanGeorge Robert “Bob” Dintaman, 86, of Frackville, passed away peacefully Monday morning at Broad Mountain Health & Rehabilitation Center, Frackville.

Born in Reading, Dec. 9, 1929, he was a son of the late George E. and Myrtle Kramer Dintaman.

He was a graduate of the former Frackville High School.

Bob retired from Conrail, Harrisburg, in 1990.

He was an Army veteran, having served his country as a medic in the Korean War.

He was an active member of Zion Lutheran Church, Frackville, the Frackville Lodge No. 737 Free and Accepted Masons and also was a 32nd degree member of the Reading Consistory. He was also a member of American Legion Post 398, Frackville.

He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, the former Catherine Hogan, in 1999.

Surviving are his caregiver, Denise Goncalves, Frackville; cousins and many friends.

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A religious service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Zion Lutheran Church, Frackville. The Rev. Peggy Sue Pfeffer will officiate. Interment with military honors will follow in St. Ignatius Cemetery, Centralia.

Relatives and friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy can be made to Zion Lutheran Church, 48 S. Nice St., Frackville, PA 17931.

Walukiewicz-Oravitz Fell Funeral Home, 132 S. Jardin St., Shenandoah, is in charge of the arrangements.

George Robert “Bob” Dintaman Has 2 Condolences Posted:

  1. Catharine Hogan says:

    I will always remember how wonderful you were when we visited. I will never forget how happy you made my aunt. I hope you are smiling with my aunt in heaven. I am sure uncle billy will be there waiting as well. I’ll miss you….

    love, cathi

  2. Raymond Hinkle says:

    RIP my Friend, I still remember the GOOD times we had at Church and the Station behind your house.
    You were a very good neighbor and I thought about you a lot since I left Frackville.
    Pastor Gallenkamp sure kept us straight.

    Ray Hinkle
    FHS Class of 54