Robert C. "Bob" Plazek, 78, Gallitzin, died Monday. He was born in Sankertown, son of Walter and Mary Plazek. Surviving are daughters: Nancy Wagner of Gallitzin and Connie Itell of Loretto; two grandchildren; and brothers: John and Jim, both of Sankertown, Ted and Leo, both of Loretto, and Roy of Gallitzin. He was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia; an infant daughter, Brenda; and siblings: Bill, Gary, Betty Halarz and Sandra Conway. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Gibbons Funeral Home, Gallitzin. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at St. Demetrius Catholic Church, Gallitzin.