Robert E. Klopp, 81, of Riverside PA passed
away January 29, 2021 at Nottingham Village in Northumberland PA. He was
born July 16, 1939 in Williamsport PA, the son of the late John E. and
Marion Shire Klopp.
He graduated from South Williamsport High
School in 1958 and then served his country in the United States Navy for
He is survived by his devoted wife of 61 years,
Barbara Betts Klopp. They were married July 16, 1960.
Bob attended Danville Assembly of God in
He was employed by CeCo Steel, in New Columbia
PA, retiring in 2001.
An avid outdoorsman, Bob enjoyed hunting,
fishing and camping. He camped at Nittany Mountain Campground for 30 years
and at Hidden Valley Campground at Forest Hill for 11 years. One of his
greatest joys was going out to breakfast with his friends at Pappas’s
Restaurant in Danville. He will be greatly missed by his family and all who
In addition to his wife, he is also survived by
one son, Brian K. Klopp and his wife Lori of Turbotville and one daughter:
Brenda Klopp Balatincz of Riverside PA. Also surviving are six
grandchildren: Brian Klopp, Jr. Erica Perrige, Andrew Perrige, Julianna
Balatincz and Timothy and Drew Miller. He is also survived by six
great-grandchildren: Leah, Bailey, Catharine, Thomas, Benton and Wyatt;
several nieces and nephews. One sister, Dorothy Godfrey and her husband
Donnell, of Florida, also survives. He was preceded in death by one
A Celebration of Bob’s life will be held
Wednesday, February 3, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Danville Assembly of God Church
734 6th Street Riverside PA with his pastor the Reverend William
Conrad officiating. Friends will be received from 1:00 – 1:45 PM. Burial
will follow in the Odd Fellows Cemetery with full military rites accorded by
the American Legion Post 40 Honor Guard.
The family will
provide flowers. Memorial Contributions may be made to the church or The
Wounded Warrior Project P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8516.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 42 W.
Mahoning Street, Danville, PA 17821.
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