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Burket-Truby Funeral Home of Oakmont

Wall, Robert H.




Bob passed away on Saturday March 9,2019 in Pittsburgh,PA .He was born on July 25,1949 in Boston, Massachusetts, to the late Robert and June( Bugbee) Wall. He is survived by his brother, Kevin. Bob was the beloved husband of Eleanor(Smith) Wall. Loving father of Carrie(Michael Perez), Lauren( Nathan Gerencir), Kathleen (Jonathan Alvarez) and Roberta Wall. Proud grandfather to Matthew, Josh, Claire, Charlie, Daniel, Jack, Maggie, Robby and Theo. Prior to his retirement ,in 2006, he started his career in law enforcement in 1972, as a US Customs agent in NYC. He then transferred to ATF in NYC. This move took he and his family to many places Boston, Milwaukee, Washington, DC, Los Angeles, and Philadelphia. He also worked for Interpol in Lyon, France from 1998 to 2000. He retired from ATF, but after 9-11, went back to work for another five years, for the Attorney General for the State of New Jersey, in Homeland Security. He enjoyed wood working, golf, and travel. He supervised, and helped build a post and beam home in the Adirondacks, where he and his wife, retired to, in 2011. He also leaves, his feline buddy, Jack, and requests any donations to go to North Country Animal Shelter P,O, Box 813 Malone NY 12953, or the American Cancer Society. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Annunciation in Queensbury, NY with a luncheon to follow. Local Arrangements by BURKET-TRUBY FUNERAL HOME CREMATION & ALTERNATIVE SERVICES INC. Oakmont