Robert B. Artz, 84, Viera, Fla., passed away Jan. 8, 2014. He was born in Altoona.
Surviving are his wife, Dawn; a son, Robert Jr. (Valorie); a daughter, Peggy Zinkovich; a stepdaughter, Linda Trofibio; two stepsons: Thomas (Wendy) Pittman and David (Julie) Pittman; a daughter-in-law, Michelle Pittman; 13 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Robert is also survived by a sister, Ann Patchen of Winter Park, Fla.
He was a graduate of Penn State University and retired as a lieutenant colonel from the U.S. Air Force.