Robert Leroy Long

Robert Leroy Long, 88, of Erie, Pa., passed away Monday, Dec. 30, 2019, after a long and complete life. 

He was born May 25, 1931, he was the son of the late Dallas Long and Hazel Boam. 

He was preceded in death by the love of his life, Arlene Grace Smith Long; a brother and his sister. 

He is survived by his very special friend Martha Preble Krause; four children, Sharon Lee Earnest , Robert Long Jr., Susan Lorraine Long; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; 

and his youngest son Jon. 

He graduated from Corry H.S. In 1949 and had a very accomplished sports career in school. He worked as a laborer in the commercial construction Industry his entire adult life. He wasa member and officer of his his local union laborers local 603. He enjoyed relaxing, eating his favorite hotdogs from Eddies Foot Longs in Meadville and taking “ Rides “ in the car — his three favorite pastimes.

There will be no service or viewing.