Robert Stahl, 86 / Nov. 17, 1923 — Aug. 1, 2010

Published 8:47 pm Thursday, August 5, 2010

Robert G. Stahl, 86, of Cassopolis died Sunday, Aug. 1, 2010 in Riverview Manor, Three Rivers.

He was born Nov. 17, 1923 in Dowagiac to Max and Cleo (Pethick).

He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was a member of the William E. Lozier VFW Post 10704 and the Efton James American Legion Post 206 of Cassopolis.

Robert is survived by his sister, Judith Christ, of Bremen, Ind.; nieces, Cindy (Lewis) Whittaker, of Niles, Jennifer (Wayne) Samuels, of Plymouth, Ind., Russelle Grahl, of Cassopolis; as well as several other nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Richard Stahl.

Family and friends will gather Wednesday, Aug. 4 at Connelly Chapel, Wagner Family Funerals, Cassopolis from 5 to 8 p.m. The funeral will be Thursday, Aug. 5 at 1 p.m. at the funeral home. The Rev. Jeff Oliver, Pleasant View Church of Christ, Cassopolis will officiate.

The family prefers memorial contributions may be made to the VFW Post 10704, 131 South Broadway, Cassopolis, MI 49031.

Arrangements are entrusted to Connelly Chapel, Wagner Family Funerals, Cassopolis.

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