Robert F. ‘Rob’ Beachler

Robert F. “Rob” Beachler, 59, of Parkersburg, formerly of Pennsboro, W.Va., departed this life on Sept. 12, 2013, in Parkersburg.

Rob was born June 20, 1954, in Weston, W.Va., a son of the late Ronald M. Beachler and Fondella “Della” (Dotson) Beachler of Pennsboro, W.Va.

Rob was employed by the Bureau Of The Public Debt in Parkersburg for 24 years, serving most recently as the lead IT specialist. He was a graduate of the former Pennsboro High School with the class of 1972, and greatly enjoyed golf, traveling, spending time with his family, WVU and NASCAR.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his daughter, Katie Beachler, Pennsboro, W.Va.; brother, Randall “Randy” Beachler (Barb), Evansville, Ind.; significant other, Cindy Moore, Little Hocking, Ohio; and his special dog, Lucy.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Clarence and Mabel Beachler; and maternal grandparents, Lonnie and Grace Dotson.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at McCullough Rogers Funeral Home, Pennsboro, W.Va., with Pastor Dan Martin officiating. In accordance to Rob’s wishes, following the service, he will be cremated and his cremains will be scattered at a later date. Visitation will be from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Donations can be made in Rob’s name to the Ritchie County Humane Society, 2220 Pullman Road, Harrisville, WV, 26362.

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