The Life of Robert Cameron Hughes
Robert Cameron Hughes, 81, of West Chester, PA, went home to be with his lord and savior Jesus for all eternity” on Septemer 30, 2021.
Born and raised in Broomall, PA. he was a graduate of Marple Newtown High School, class of '57. Bob served as an MP in the U.S. Army, stationed in Alaska. A proud Teamster, he worked as a foreman at the Limerick Power Plant for 30 years.
An avid Phila. sports fan, he also loved flowers and feeding the animals that could be found on his historic Chester County property. Trips to the beach at Stone Harbor were important as well.
He will best be remembered as a loving husband, dad and especially as "Poppie" to C.J., Scottie, Nick and Devon.
Survivors: include his wife of almost 60 years, Mary (nee Coll); his daughter and son-in-law, Heather and Dave DeHaven, and 4 grandchildren C.J., Scottie, Nick & Devon
Service: Private Graveside Service will be held at Arlington Cemetery
Interment: Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, PA 19026
Arrangements: Toppitzer Funeral Home, Drexel Hill.