Robert "Butch Bailey, 80 of DuBois, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at DRMC. He was the husband of Celia bailey of DuBois, PA.
Born March 3, 1933 in DuBois, PA, he was the son of the late Ralph E. and Ethel (Macklin) Bailey.
Mr. Bailey was a member of Lakeside United Methodist Church, DuBois where he was an Usher. He was employed with V.T. Smith as a milkman for many years and retired from Lee Simpson of DuBois. Robert was a Veteran of the US Army during the Korean War. He was a member of the VFW Post #813 and the American Legion Post # 17 both of DuBois. Robert enjoyed playing golf as his hobby.
Surviving in addition to his wife is a brother; Donald Bailey and his wife Donna of DuBois.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers: Ralph Bailey, William Bailey and Kenneth Bailey; also two sisters: Lois White and Doris Brubaker.
Funeral services will be private.
Burial will be in Morningside Cemetery.
In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in memory of Robert "Butch" Bailey to Lakeside United Methodist Church, 420 Church Street, DuBois, PA 15801 or to Hahne Regional Cancer Center, 100 Hospital Ave., DuBois, PA 15801.
Mohney Yargar Funeral Chapel, Inc., 142 W. Long Ave., DuBois, PA 15801 are assisting the family with their arrangements.
Online tributes may be made at www.mohneyyargarfuneralchapel.com