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Robert L. Hallmark

October 22, 1936 ~ August 20, 2020 (age 83)


East Palestine-Robert L. Hallmark, 83, passed away Thursday morning, August 20, 2020 at his home.

Mr. Hallmark was born October 22, 1936 in Havana, IL, a son of the late John and Dollie Chaney Hallmark and lived here the past two years coming from Homewood, PA.

Bob had work in construction with the Local Union #833 in Western Pennsylvania. He was a member of the First Church of Christ in East Palestine and he served in the US Army.

He loved fishing, playing cards and spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his daughter, Barbara (Tom) Guzzetti of East Palestine; sisters, Sandy McCabe of Cuba, IL, Linda Morris of Havana, IL and Harriet Palmer of OK; brothers, Larry (Lorraine) Hallmark of Havana, IL, and Richard Hallmark of Lincoln, IL; grandchildren, Audrey DeSanzo, Ronnie DeSanzo, Jessica (Greg) Webb, Neil (Sheila) Guzzetti, Annika (Brandon) Siembieda, and Jacob Guzzetti; and great grandchildren, Paige, Gregory, Brenton, Rihanna, Nevaeh, Ronnie, Ellie, Aria and Adelin.

He was preceded in death by daughters, Carol DeSanzo and Christine Collar; his son, David Hallmark; and several siblings.

A Memorial Service will be held at 12:00 pm, Friday, August 28, 2020 at the First Church of Christ, East Palestine with Mr. Robert Helbeck officiating.

Professional services have been entrusted to the Van Dyke-Swaney-Rettig Funeral Home, East Palestine.

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Memorial Service
August 28, 2020

12:00 PM
East Palestine First Church of Christ
20 West Martin Street
East Palestine, OH 44413

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