Robert L. Napoli, 91, of Center Twp., passed away on Wednesday November 22, 2017 in Abington Lansdale Hospital, Lansdale, PA. He was born in Monaca on April 17, 1926 the son of the late Peter and Grace (Fucci) Napoli. He was a retired research engineer for St. Joe Minerals. He was a US Navy veteran serving in the Merchant Marines during WWII. He was a member of the Beaver Valley Wood Carvers and the Knights of Columbus. He helped with the Festival of Trees, Old Economy Village and the Boy Scouts. He was a founding member of St. Frances Cabrini Roman Catholic Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by four siblings: Joseph Napoli, Virgina Napoli, Marian Boeh, and Pat Porcelli.
He is survived by his beloved wife Theresa (Halahan) Napoli; three children: Christine (Paul) Vining, North Palm Beach, FL; Bernadine (Duane) Hershey, Lancaster, PA; Robert (Mary Kay) Napoli, Norristown.; 9 grandchildren: Pat Vining, Nadine (Dan) McGraw, Kara Hershey, Joanna Hershey, Andrew Hershey, Janet Hershey, Catherine Napoli, R.J. Napoli, and Frankie Napoli,; 2 great grandchildren: Arianna and Delaney McGraw; a brother: Peter Napoli, New Brighton; and a sister: Grace Ruscitti, Aliquippa.
Friends will be received on Monday from 2~4pm & 6~8pm in the Huntsman Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Aliquippa 2345 Mill St. where members of St. Frances Cabrini will conduct a prayer vigil at 5:45pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Tuesday at 10am in St. Frances Cabrini Church. 115 Trinity Dr.
Interment will take place in St. Cecilia Church Cemetery, Rochester.