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Robert Berstler Sr.


Robert E. Berstler Sr., 71, of Middletown, passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at Hershey Medical Center. Born Friday, September 20, 1946 in Middletown, he was the son of the late Earl T. and Elizabeth F. (Burd) Berstler. He was married to Donna J. (Hoch) Berstler in February of 1969.

Bob had a passion for remodeling antique cars, especially Fords. Above all, he will be remembered as a devoted husband, grandfather, brother and friend.

In addition to his wife of over 49 years, Bob will be lovingly missed by a son, Robert E. Berstler, Jr. husband of Lisa of Columbia; two granddaughters, Brittany Criswell, wife of Joey of York and Ashley Aceto of Linglestown; a great-grandson, Caleb Criswell of York; a brother, Dennis Berstler of Perry County; and a sister, Patricia Rabuck, wife of Ken of Grantville. He was preceded in death by five siblings.

Private services and interment will be at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements have been entrusted with the Fager-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 208 North Union Street, Middletown, PA 17057; 717-944-7413.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Bob’s memory to the American Heart Association.

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