Bobby Lee Reaver


On Monday, May 6, 2019, Bobby Lee Reaver, age 55, of Hermitage, passed away at UPMC Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh.
He was born in Bethesda, Md., on Aug. 2, 1963, to John Reaver and Sharlene Anderson Michael.
Besides his mother, Bobby is survived by his children, Andrea McGaughey of Sharon, Sean (Heather) Hood of Sharon, Christopher McGhee of Wheatland; grandchildren, Dustin McGaughey, Abagale Reaver, Peyton, Cole, Beau Hood; siblings Bonnie (Joseph) Reaver-Bonacker of Sharon, Steve (Shannon) Reaver of West Middlesex, Becky (Andrew) Jones; stepsister, Sherry (Dan) Ricci; stepmother, Cathy Reaver of Sharpsville; companion, Barb McGhee of Hermitage; his former wife, Valerie Yatsko of Clark; and nieces and nephews.
Bobby was a graduate of Sharon High School. He was the "Rock Star" of the family and an excellent guitarist. In his youth he was part of several opening acts for some the biggest rock bands of his day.

Bobby Lee, 55, of Hermitage.
Service: Celebration of Life will be 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday (5-11-19) at the American Legion Wheatland Post, 2 Cherry St., Wheatland.
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Cremation and funeral service by GARY S. SILVAT Inc., Austintown, Ohio.
Published on May 8, 2019
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6 posts

Diane Powell Gearhart
May 14, 2019
Prayers to the family went to school with him a very nice guy always very friendly
Marge Izenas Kinkela
May 12, 2019
Charlene, so very sorry to hear about Bobby. Remember all the good times on Cedar Ave.
Sympathy & Love, Marge
Crystal Klein
May 10, 2019
I'm so sorry for your loss, he will always have a special place in my heart. We have known each other for more than 15 years. We had a year long relationship but remained friends afterwards. He will definitely be missed.
Debbie Salvatore
May 09, 2019
May he rest in peace and praying for
Jimmy Armour
May 09, 2019
I knew Bob for a long time, and today my heart aches for his family, him and I became close through our love of music, we were great friends besides bandmates, I will never forget him. God bless. Jim
Kurt Kretchek
May 09, 2019
My deepest sympathy goes out to the Reaver family.Ive known Bobby for many years. He was a great guitar player and very good friend. I will sadly miss him..