Robert P. Balinas, Olyphant, went to be with the Lord on September 1, in the Regional Hospital of Scranton after a illness.
Born in Scranton, son of the late Joseph and Mary Balinas and was a mechanic with various auto groups. He was a United States Air Force veteran.
The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses of the Geisinger Community Medical Center and the Special Care Unit at Regional Hospital.
Bobby will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Surviving are his children Robby, Patty and Billy all out of state; a brother John Balinas; nieces Michele and Jacqueline; companion Dorothy Lary all of Scranton.
He was preceded in death by siblings Francis, Joseph, William, Ann, Elsie, Helen and Marion.
A memorial Mass will be celebrated Thursday September 11 at 10:30am in the Immaculate Conception Church 801 Taylor Ave. Scranton.
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Arrangements have been entrusted to and are under the care and direction the Vanston and James Funeral Home.