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Takacs, Robert Clarkson




TAKACS Robert Clarkson, 93, died peacefully at his home on Friday, April 21, 2017, in Midlothian, Virginia. Mr. Takacs was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Grace Takacs and is survived by his two children, Leslie A. Takacs Haley (Joe), of Midlothian, Va. and Robert A. Takacs, of Bluffton, SC; along with his four cherished grandchildren, Taylor Takacs and Chase Takacs, both of Pittsburgh PA and Reagan Haley and Alex Haley, both of Midlothian, VA. Bob was born September 1, 1923 in Pittsburgh, PA, is a WWII Navy submarine veteran, a graduate of West Virginia Wesleyan College and spent his career as a chemist with U.S. Steel in their research division. He and Grace moved to Midlothian, VA in May of 2015 to be with family. Bob loved gardening and continued that interest even on his balcony porch. Friends and relatives are invited to a gravesite service at the Verona Cemetery, Oakmont on June 3, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. Local arrangements by BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES, INC. Oakmont