Robert Earl Caldwell, 94, of Myrtle Beach, SC, and formerly of Patterson Heights, died Saturday August 15, 2020, in Waccamaw Community Hospital, Murrels Inlet, SC.
Born February 4, 1926 in New Brighton was the son of the late Harold & Velma ( McCoy) Caldwell. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII. He retired from the former Babcock & Wilcox Tubular Products as a Maintenance Supervisor. Former President of The Beale Cypher Association, Washington DC, former Patterson Heights Volunteer Fire Chief, former President of Beaver County Retired Men’s Association, and former Member of the Men of Melody.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years Reginia (Kraft) Caldwell, Jan. 11, 2010; a son-in-law Allan Binder, January 18, 2017; and two sisters, Lois Zlatarich, April 17, 2020 and Betty Campbell, June 12, 2005, and a grandson Daniel Caldwell March 1988.
He is survived by a daughter Virginia Binder, Myrtle Beach SC; Two sons & daughters-in-law, Dennis Caldwell (Sharon), West Palm Beach FL; and Donald Caldwell (Heidi), Myrtle Beach SC. Three sisters Marilyn Casbourne, Naples, FL; Kathryn Adams, Crown Point, IN and Suzanne Beatty, Hammond IN. A brother Tom Caldwell, Denver, CO. 10 grandchildren 13 great grandchildren.
Friends will be received Friday from 2 PM until time of service at 5PM, in the Hill & Kunselman Funeral Home, www.hillandkunselman.com, 3801-4th Avenue, Beaver Falls, PA 15010. with his son Dennis Caldwell officiating.
Private interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Chippewa Township.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Patterson Heights Volunteer Fire Department, 604-7th Avenue, Beaver Falls PH, PA 15010.
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