Robert P. Phares Jr., age 72, passed away on October 5, 2021. He was born in Elkins, WV
to the late Robert and Nellie Phares. Robert married Kathleen (Miller) Phares on December 31, 1976 and she survives.
Robert is also survived by his children, Scott Sitterley and Justin Phares; his siblings, Kenneth (Zella) Phares, Beverly Brock, and Starla Collins; cousins, Mary Gail Vandergrift, Wendy Gail Lewis, Kelly Helmick and Brett Vandergrift; and many nieces, nephews, and great nieces, and nephews.
Robert was a graduate of Buchtel High School in Akron and a veteran of the U.S. Army. He enjoyed gardening, animals, life and spending time with his family, especially all his nephews.
Robert's wish was to be cremated and services will be held by the family at a later date.