Vernon Robert Kammerdiener, 74, of Blairsville, PA passed away on Saturday, September 15, 2012 in Black Lick, PA.
A son of William and Anna (Hensel) Kammerdiener, he was born February 25, 1938 in Armstrong County, PA.
He had worked for Pullman-Standard, Butler, and most recently, he worked at Blairsville Bi-lo until it’s closing.
He enjoyed spending time with his family and always driving them to wherever they wanted to go.
Surviving are eight children; Robert Kammerdiener and his wife, Shirley of Blairsville; Buddy Kammerdiener of Indiana; Katherine Good and her husband, Goody of Ford City; Connie Zimmerman of Emlenton; Sandy Atherton and her husband, Denny of Kittanning; Judy Kammerdiener of Kittanning; Vicki Walker of Kittanning and Tracy Lohr and her husband, John of Black Lick; 13 grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; five siblings, Carl Kammerdiener of Templeton; John Kammerdiener and his wife, Barb of Templeton; Dorothy Chiocco of Erie; Clarabelle Troup Duham of Kittanning and Florence Kensky of Kittanning and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Una Jean (Robinson) Kammerdiener in 1988; a daughter, Debbie Kammerdiener; and four siblings, Bill, Clarence, Lavina Polock and Nellie Kovar.
The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. Tuesday at the Shoemaker Funeral Home, Inc., 49 N. Walnut St., Blairsville, PA. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Interment will be private.
To view the online obituary, sign the guest registry or send condolences, visit www.shoemakerfh-monuments.com