Robert  Bobanick
Robert J. Bobanick, 84, of Mercer, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family at his residence at 12:45 a.m. Friday (Nov. 15, 2019).
Robert was born in Pittsburgh on Sept. 5, 1935, to John Bobanick and Marie Polivka.
He was a graduate of Mercer High School in 1954, an Air Force veteran who served during the Korean Conflict, and a member of Saint John's Orthodox Church, Sharon.
He married Janice "Jan" Sebring on June 9, 1957.
Mr. Bobanick was a millwright at Sawhill Tubular Products for 35 years.
Robert was an avid hunter and enjoyed riding motorcycles.
Robert is survived by: his wife at the residence; a daughter, Debbie Moon, wife of John Moon, of Mercer; a brother, Russell S. Bobanick and his wife, Dorothy, of Mercer; two grandchildren, Brandon and Taylor Moon; a sister-in-law, Gail, wife of Kirby Commer of Wichita, Kan.; and close family friends, Jim and Coreita Noble of Mercer.
Mr. Bobanick was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Jean A. Fisher.
Published on November 15, 2019


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Ginny and Jerry Grabigel
Nov 18, 2019
Sending our love and condolences on the loss of your dad. Prayers to you and your family for God's comfort and peace
Nov 17, 2019
So sorry for your loss.
Nov 17, 2019
Sorry for your loss
Jay and Tammy Weinel
Nov 16, 2019
Debbie, our condolences to you and your family in the loss of your father. May you find comfort in the many good memories of him.
Judy Mariacher
Nov 16, 2019
Debbie so sorry for your lose. Your Dad was a very special person. Hope your Mom is doing ok.
Sharlene Spaulding
Nov 16, 2019
My deepest sympathies to you and your family.
Barbara A. Reither
Nov 16, 2019
Debbie, although I only knew him through stories you shared, I know you dearly loved him. It’s hard, but look to the God of all comfort who will keep you in perfect peace. Cherish all the memories and keep them always close to your heart. Please accept my very sincere condolences, and, remember, I am only a phone call away. Prayers are being spoken for you and your family.
Jeff & Dawn McCann
Nov 16, 2019
Please accept our condolences on the passing of Bob. May our prayers ease you through this difficult time. Please know that behind every trial and sorrow that he makes us shoulder, God has a reason.