Howard George Shobert

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Howard George Shobert

December 17, 1943 - October 23, 2018

Howard George Shobert Howard George "Buzz" Shobert, 74, of Danville, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
He was born Dec. 17, 1943, in Danville, a son of the late Howard D. and Bernetta (Gearhart) Shobert.He is survived by his devoted wife, Karen L. Jones Shobert of 53 years. They were married December 19, 1964.

Howard graduated from Danville Area High School in 1961.
He was employed at the Danville State Hospital, retiring after 31 years of service.
He was of the United Methodist faith.
Howard enjoyed fishing and hunting. His greatest enjoyment in life was spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.

He is survived by three daughters and sons-in-law, Kelli and Paul Ulan of Hermitage, Kimberly and Paul Pellegrino of Warner Robins, Ga., and Kristyn Escobar-Sanhueza and Sergio Sanhueza of Los Angeles, Calif.; three grandchildren, Mackenzie and Ethan Pellegrino and Erika Ulan; two brothers and sister-in-law, Dale Shobert and Donald and Ann Shobert, all of Danville; and one sister and brother-in-law, Nancy and Vince Klarsch of Muncy; and several nieces and nephews.

Howard was preceded in death by one sister, Linda Showers.

Services will be private and at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made in Howard's memory to St. Paul's-Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 417 Pine St., Danville, PA 17821.

Arrangements were under the direction of the Visneski Funeral Home, 42 W. Mahoning St., Danville.
Published on October 23, 2018
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The Winton Family
Oct 25, 2018
RIP, Uncle Buzz... God's comfort, peace and our deepest sympathies to all.
Jody Yerg
Oct 24, 2018
Here's to the man who claims to be solely responsible for my having clean diapers the first few years of my life. You reminded me so much of Pop. And heaven forbid anyone missed the the witness of your humor. You will be missed. Love to you.
Jody Yerg
Oct 24, 2018
To the uncle who claimed to be solely responsible for clean diapers first couple years of my life. Loved your sense of humor. And the man who constantly remind me of Pop. Rest in peace.
Betty Greenlee
Oct 24, 2018
Thinking and praying for y’all during these difficult times. Kim, and Karen I love you!!