Robert Grant Conrad, 87, of 49 Brookside Lane, Brookville and previously of New Bethlehem, died at the Brookside Senior Living Center on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013.
He was born April 7, 1925 in Brooklyn, N.Y., the son of the late Earl Ovid and Susan Reichel Conrad. On May 23, 1949 he married Mary Mielke of Wampum, who preceded him in death in June 2003.
Mr. Conrad was a graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania and received a master's degree from the University of Pittsburgh. He was employed as a teacher at Redbank Valley High School for 26 years until his retirement in 1978.
He was a wounded WWII 5th Army infantry veteran who fought through much of the Italian campaign.
He is survived by two daughters, Dr. Susan Connor and her husband Paul of Sigel and Christine Lampe and her husband Michael of St. Marys; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Robert Grant Conrad will be held at the convenience of the family.
Interment will be at the Mount Zion Cemetery, Beautiful Lookout, Armstrong County.
There will be no visitation.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Brookville Hospital Tree of Life, Brookville Hospital, 100 Hospital Dr., Brookville, PA 15825; or the Community Nurses Hospice Program, 757 Johnsonburg Rd., St. Marys, PA 15857.