On February 9, 2014 Robert Arthur Bailey passed away. Robert was born and raised in Scranton, Pa, and graduated from the University of Scranton. He was a WWII veteran who served in Africa and Italy; he loved his country and spent decades in the Army reserves. Robert was a man of great faith, and served many years at St. Jude's Catholic Church in Rockville, MD and continued his ministry at the Oak Crest Catholic Community. He was the beloved husband of the late Kathryn Mary Bailey (nee McCarthy); devoted father of Mary Kay Oberle and her husband William, Colleen McHugh and her husband Terrance and Maureen Butkus and her husband Carl; loving grandfather of Michael, Stephen, Christopher, Robert, Kelly, Maureen, Matthew, Stephen and Michael, as well as 11 great grandchildren. He was also Uncle Bobby to many loving nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends may gather at Oak Crest Village Chapel (Parkville, MD) on Friday from 10-11am at which time a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11am. Interment Saturday at 10am at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery (Silver Spring, MD). Online tributes may be left at www.schimunekfuneralhomes.com