Robert Leedy

Robert Leedy

Thursday, May 28th, 1953 Monday, July 8th, 2019

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Obituary for Robert E. "Bobby" Leedy

Robert E. “Bobby” Leedy, 66, of Chambersburg, PA, passed away Monday afternoon, July 8, 2019 in his home. Born May 28, 1953, he was a son of the late Robert P. Leedy and Betty Kerns Leedy.

Bobby served honorably as a United States Marine from 1971-1975. He worked at Gibbles in Chambersburg and then as a route salesman for Martins Famous Pastry Shoppe in Chambersburg until his retirement. He was a member of the Wesley Yeager Post 606 American Legion in Fort Loudon. He was an avid outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Bobby is survived by his best friend and significant other of 39 years, Janet Strine; and 3 sisters, Kathy Leedy, Peggy Stake and Bonnie Reed. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Mike Leedy.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to the Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Chambersburg, PA.

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Richard G Martin

So sorry to hear of Bobby's passing.
My sincere condolences go out to you and Bobby's family.
As you know Bobby and I enjoyed kidding around with each other.
Both being Veterans we had a lot in common.
I will miss him, as will I'm sure many others will also.
RIP Brother.
Dick Martin
Comment | Posted at 02:23pm via Condolence

Richard G Martin

Janet, I'm sorry about the typo. Don't know how Jane got in there..
Posted at 02:28pm

Bobbi Duvall

Janet I am sorry to hear this. my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
Comment | Posted at 09:11am via Condolence

Bonnie M

Kathy -
So sorry to read about your brother.
Thinking of you and your sisters.
Thoughts of peace,
Comment | Posted at 08:32am via Condolence

Stacy Cordell

Janet, I am so sorry for your loss. I had the privilege of working with Bobby at Martin’s and have quite a few fond memories I will all cherish with having known him. He was an awesome person who would do anything for you. He will be greatly missed!
Comment | Posted at 07:14am via Condolence

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