Robert Coleman Kortner

October 8, 1933 ~ May 26, 2020 (age 86)



Robert C.


Age 86, formerly of Mt. Lebanon and St. Catharines, Ontario, passed away of natural causes on Tuesday, May 26, 2020.


He was born October 8, 1933, to the late Coleman and Lillian Kortner. He is survived by his wife, Donna, of 63 years, children, Ken (Clare) Kortner of Richmond Hill, Ontario, and Carol (Paul) Casey of Upper St. Clair; grandfather of Kevin Kortner of Richmond Hill, and Laurene Kortner of Toronto, Colleen Casey of NYC, and Erin Casey, of Portland, Maine.


He was a graduate of Mt. Lebanon High School and Penn State University. After graduation, he served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, testing missiles at the Aberdeen Proving Grounds. He had a long career in engineering and senior management positions in the speciality steel industry in the U.S. and Canada.


At his request, all services will be private. If desired, family suggest memorial contributions can be made to: the Employee Appreciation Fund, Providence Point, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15243 or The Three Rivers Hospice, 300 Oxford Dr., Monroeville, Pennsylvania 15146.


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Employee Appreciation Fund, Providence Point
Providence Point Boulevard, Pittsburgh PA 15243

Three Rivers Hospice
300 Oxford Drive, Monroeville PA 15146

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