KONCSOL, Robert Allen, 71, of Middlebourne, departed this life Monday, September 17, 2012 in Genesis Rehabilitation Center, Sistersville.
Robert was born October 20, 1940, in Little Sancho, the son of Helen Catherine Long Konsol and Andrew Konsol, Sr.
He was a graduate of Tyler County High School, Middlebourne and Youngstown State University, Youngstown majoring in Education. He received his Masters degree in Education from Westminister College in Wilmington, PA. He performed post graduate studies at Westminister College as well.
Robert retired from Ritchie County, WV school system after 19 years of teaching. He also taught in the McDonald, Ohio school system for 20 years.
He was a member of the Burt Church of Christ in Little Sancho, WV where he served as treasurer, Middlebourne Lodge #34 AF & AM where he served as treasurer, O'Dell S. Long Chapter #25, Pennsboro Commandery #20, Scottish Rite Valley of Parkersburg, Nemesis Shrine, the Tyler County Shrine Club, served on the Tyler County Fair Board, Odd Fellows, participated in Adopt-a-Highway and the Ohio River Sweep.
Robert leaves his mother Helen and brothers Garry of Farmington Hills, MI and Andrew, Jr. of Niles, OH, three nieces, two nephews, two grand-nieces and one grand-nephew.
Material contributions may be made to Middlebourne Masonic Lodge, 121 Oxford St., Ext., Sistersville, WV 26175 or Burt Church of Christ 2221 Little Sancho Creek Road, Middlebourne, WV 26149.
Friends and family will be received at Furbee Funeral Home, Middlebourne, Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where services will be held Thursday 1 p.m. with Evangelist David Haught officiating. Inurnment in Mt. Pleasant's Long Cemetery, Wick, WV.
Expressions of sympathy may be offered to the family at www.furbeefuneralhome.com.