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Robert D. Oswalt

April 8, 1943 — November 29, 2020

OSWALT---Robert D., 77, Salix, is happy and rejoicing in Heaven with Jesus. Born April 8, 1943, in Salix, son of Darl A. and Carmen L. (Felix) Oswalt. Preceded in death by parents and sister, Diane Joerg. Survived by wife, Wanda (Coleman) Oswalt, to whom he was married over 54 years; daughters, Dawn M. Lake (Mark), Windber and Wendy J. Hinshaw (Grady), Florida; grandchildren, Eric, Jenna (Arlan), Brooke (Donnie), Katelyn, Zachary and Cameron; great-grandchildren, Lilly, Brantley, Logan, Macie and a baby boy arriving in February. Brother of Kay Wicks, Salix. Also survived by numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Attended Greater Johnstown Christian Fellowship. Bob’s greatest passion was telling others about Jesus Christ and his free gift of salvation. He was a devoted husband, father and Pappy. He was a generous and hard-working man who showed his love by helping others. Memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, December 5, 2020 at Greater Johnstown Christian Fellowship, with Pastor James Gay officiating. The family expects that anyone attending wear a mask and practice social distancing. Online condolences may be posted at The family is being served by Harris Funeral Home, 500 Cherry Lane, Richland with cremation by Laurel Highlands Crematory. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to the church mission fund in memory of Bob. 

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