Robert Schoonover

Obituary of Robert Schoonover

Southampton: Robert K. "Bob" Schoonover, age 75 of Southampton died Wednesday in Virtua Memorial Hospital, Mount Holly. Mr. Schoonover was born in Trenton and was the son of the late Robert K. and Louise Serianni Schoonover. He resided in Florence Township for many years before moving to Southampton. Bob was retired from Griffin Pipe in Florence after more than 30 years of dedicated service. He served his country with honor in the US Navy during Vietnam on the USS Kitty Hawk and was with the Navy Honor Guard in Arlington National Cemetery. Some of Bob's favorite times were spent fishing. Mr. Schoonover was a member of the Florence Township Fire Company and the Florence Township Police Reserves. He was predeceased by his wife, Sheila L. Eckman Schoonover and sister, Pauline "Paula" Hughes. Bob is survived by his children and a spouse, Louise Schoonover, Robert K. & Rosalie Schoonover & Lisa Schoonover, brothers, Carson, Jeff & Bruce Carroll, grandchildren, Ken, Nicole, Daniel, Brooke, Blake, David, Mark, Joseph & Ruth, great grandchildren, Mason & Colton, many nieces & nephews and brothers -in-law, Wayne & Carol Eckman, Robert & Tina Eckman, Jake & Connie Eckman, Richard & Hughie & William Glassman. There will be no funeral services or calling hours. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to the Florence Township Fire Company, 401 Firehouse Lane, Florence, NJ 08518. Condolences may be sent to www.koschekandporterfuneralhome.com