Robert “Bob” Eugene Oscar Raber, 62, of Morgantown passed away at WVU Medicine on Tuesday, January 22, 2019. Bob was born in Morgantown on June 12, 1956 to William Raber of Maidsville and the late Loretta Metz Raber.
Bob worked as a Produce Manager at Food Lion and also spent some time working as a coal miner. In his spare time, he enjoyed hunting fishing, and volunteering his time at Animal Friends.
In addition to his father, Bob is survived by three sons: Brandon Raber, Brett Raber, and Josh Raber, all of Wilmington, NC; two brothers: JR Raber and his wife Raealena of Morgantown and Greg Raber of Johnstown, WV; aunt, Selma Utt; and many nieces nephews, and friends.
The family wishes to extend a special thank you to the nurses and staff at Mapleshire Nursing and Rehab Center, WV Caring, and WVU Medicine for their care and compassion in Bob’s time of need.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that contributions be made in Bob’s memory to Animal Friends, P.O. Box 1090 Dellslow, WV 26531, WV Caring 519 G Road Arthurdale, WV 26520, or Mapleshire Activity Fund, 30 Mon General Morgantown, WV 26505.
Friends are invited to gather in support of the family at McCulla Funeral Home on Friday, January 25 from 4-7 pm. A funeral service will be held at 7 pm with Pastor Jim Weber officiating. Following the service, McCulla Funeral Home will provide cremation services. Online condolences may be extended to the family at www.mcculla.com