Robert L. LaBorde

Robert L. LaBorde, age 68, Van Woert Street, Sykesville, PA, died Friday, September 4, 2015 at his home.

Born February 1, 1947 in Sykesville, PA, he was the son of the late Robert J. & Lucena M. (Dixon) LaBorde.

He was a veteran of the United States Army having served during the Vietnam War.

On October 25, 1969, he married Patricia A. (Himes) LaBorde. She survives.

He was the supervisor of the security department for 20 years at the DuBois Regional Medical Center.

Bob was the owner of LaBorde’s Outdoor Bait Shop in Sykesville. He enjoyed his family and was Protestant by faith.

He is survived by his children: Robin Feldman of DuBois, PA, Paul LaBorde and his wife, Sharon of Sykesville, PA and his daughter in law, Tonya Knisely of Reynoldsville, PA, a sister, Gertrude Yohe of NY, two brothers, Walter J. LaBorde and his wife, Jane and Richard LaBorde and his wife, Juanita, both of Sykesville, PA, eight grandchildren (Shawn, Samantha, Tye and Kiera LaBorde, Ryan, Derrick, Nathan, and Sophie Feldman).

Bob was preceded in death by his son, Adam M. LaBorde.

Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 from 3-7 P.M. at the Goble Baronick Funeral Home.

A ritual service will be held at 10:45 A.M. on Wednesday, September 9th from the funeral home.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, September 9, 2015 at 11 A.M. from the Goble Baronick Funeral Home with Fr. Daniel Kresinski officiating.

Full military honors will be accorded by the members of the DuBois Area Honor Guard from the funeral home.

Memorials may be sent to the charity of the donor’s choice.

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