August 7, 1937 – November 6, 2020
Robert E. “Gene” Mishler, 83 of Pleasantville, PA. passed away Friday, November 6, 2020 at his residence with his wife and daughter by his side.
Gene was born on August 7, 1937 in Cherokee County, Kansas a son of the late Robert L. and Edna Bergmann Mishler.
He was married to Marilyn Maginnis Horn on May 8, 1987 in Titusville, PA.
He was a veteran having served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He entered the service on April 2, 1957 and was honorably discharged on April 1, 1959.
Gene had been employed as a postal carrier in Titusville for 30 years until his retirement in 1996.
Gene was an avid golfer and member of the Elder Statesmen Golf League. He was fortunate to have had three holes-in-one during his life.
He also enjoyed bowling; walking, often as much as 10 to 15 miles daily; he also enjoyed country music and western style square dancing with the Shindiggers; and feeding the birds and squirrels at home.
Gene is survived by his wife of Pleasantville; two children, Saoirse “Sheri” Mishler of Tallahassee, FL. And Kelly Akerley and husband Richard of Tampa, FL; two grandchildren, Kaitlyn Garcia, and Hannah Miles; step-sons, David Horn and wife Roni, and John Horn and wife Heidi, all of Titusville; numerous step grandchildren and step great grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, John Leroy Mishler; a sister, Sharon Mishler; and a step son, James Horn.
Graveside services for Robert E. “Gene” Mishler will be 10:00 a.m.,Saturday, November 14, 2020 at the McCune Cemetery, McCune, Kansas. Friends are invited to call at the funeral home after 2:00 p.m. on Friday.
The family ask that memorials be made to Hospice of Crawford County 310 N. Monroe, St. Titusville, PA. 16354.
The Smith-Carson-Wall Funeral Home of Girard, KS. is in charge of the internment.
Condolences may be sent to the garrettfuneralhomeinc.com