Robert Lee Orndorf

March 25, 1946 ~ October 24, 2021 (age 75)

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Robert Lee Orndorf, 75 of Howard, passed away on Sunday, October 24, 2021 at his summer home in Manilla, Philippines. He was born in Lock Haven on March 25, 1946 a son of the late Edwin and Mary E. Young Orndorf.

Bob proudly served his country for 25 years in the United States Navy throughout the world. He rose to the rank of Sr. Chief Sonar Technician and would spend a great deal of his time on submarines patrolling waters all over the world. Following retirement he worked as a postal carrier for the U.S. Postal service and then as the Veterans Affairs officer at Career Link of Lock Haven where he took great pride in being able to help his fellow veterans.

Bob enjoyed hunting, transporting his Amish friends and neighbors, and vacationing at his home in the Philippines.

He is survived by many nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and four brothers, Edward, Harold Sr., Dale Sr., and Dean Orndorf Sr., and a sister, Lela Sweely.

Services are being planned and will be announced when finalized with burial at Jacksonville Cemetery with military honors. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to any veterans group that assists disabled veterans.

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