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Robert A. "Bob" Beam

November 5, 1943 November 7, 2018
Robert A. "Bob" Beam
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Robert A. Beam “Bob”, age 75, of Johnstown, PA passed away on Wednesday November 7, 2018 at his daughter's home in Chambersburg, PA. Bob was born in Johnstown, PA on November 5, 1943, son of the late Clair and the late Sara (Bowman) Beam. Preceded in death by former wife and best friend, Elizabeth Sandoval and daughter Janice Arendas.
Bob is survived by his four children: Bobbie Jo (wife of Steve) Gilbert, Rhonda (wife of Rodney) Campbell, Ronald J. Rhoades Jr. and Joyce (wife of Jeffrey) Courtney. Numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren which he loved spending time with. He enjoyed refinishing furniture, antiques, fishing, playing the lottery, watching football and baseball, and spending time with family. He was a veteran of the US Army from 1961 to 1963. Retired from his own painting business ( B.J.’s Painting ) in 2000 due to health issues. He was always coming up with his own inventions of some sort. He was a selfless man, who cared for many people in his life and would do anything for anyone. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to American Cancer Society PO Box 42040 Oklahoma City, OK 73123

Services are private and at the convenience of the family. The family has entrusted Bob's care to Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home in McConnellsburg, PA. Online condolences may be expressed at

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