Robert L. Spaniel, 91, of West Newton, died Monday, January 3, 2022. He was born March 20, 1930 in Sutersville, a son of the late Frank and Mary (Kobulinsky) Spaniel. Robert was a veteran of the Korean War serving in the Army. Prior to retirement he was employed by US Steel Clairton Works. An avid hunter and fisherman, he enjoyed spending time in Tidioute. For years he went to flea markets dealing in antiques. Surviving are four children, Nancy Welshhans and Butch Leavens, Linda Byzon and husband, Barry, Robert Spaniel and Linda Green, and Mary Beth Inks and Jerry Roupe; 15 grandchildren; 29 great grandchildren; seven great great grandchildren; and nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Rose Marie (Bergman) Spaniel; daughter, Cindy Lash; great granddaughter, Katie Rose Keith; and brothers, Jerome and Regis Spaniel. There will be no public visitation or services. Burial is private. Arrangements entrusted to the J. William McCauley, Jr. Funeral Home, 901 Vine Street, West Newton. Condolences may be left at http://www.mccauleyfuneralhome.com.
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