Robert L. Hallmark, East Palestine, Ohio

Van Dyke-Swaney-Rettig Funeral Home

August 20, 2020

Robert L. Halmark, East Palestine, Ohio - obit
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EAST PALESTINE, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Robert L. Hallmark, 83, passed away Thursday morning, August 20, 2020 at his home.

Mr. Hallmark was born October 22, 1936 in Havana, Illinois, a son of the late John and Dollie Chaney Hallmark and lived here the past two years, coming from Homewood, Pennsylvania.

Bob had work in construction with the Local Union #833 in Western Pennsylvania.

He was a member of the First Church of Christ in East Palestine and he served in the U.S. Army.

He loved fishing and spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his daughter, Barbara (Tom) Guzzetti of East Palestine; sisters, Sandy McCabe of Cuba, Illinois, Linda Morris of Havana, Illinois and Harriet Palmer of Oklahoma; brothers, Larry (Lorraine) Hallmark of Havana, Illinois and Richard Hallmark of Lincoln, Illinois; grandchildren, Audrey DeSanzo, Ronnie DeSanzo, Jessica (Greg) Webb, Neil (Sheila) Guzzetti, Annika (Brandon) Siembieda and Jacob Guzzetti and great-grandchildren, Paige, Gregory, Brenton, Rihanna, Nevaeh, Ronnie, Ellie, Aria and Adelin.

He was preceded in death by daughters, Carol DeSanzo and Christine Collar; his son, David Hallmark and several siblings.

A Memorial Service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Friday, August 28, 2020 at the First Church of Christ, East Palestine with Mr. Robert Helbeck officiating.

Professional services have been entrusted to the Van Dyke-Swaney-Rettig Funeral Home, East Palestine. You may sign the guest register and send condolences at

A television tribute will air Monday, August 24, at the following approximate times: 6:43 a.m. WYTV, 9:32 a.m. on WKBN, 10:58 a.m. on FOX and 8:12 p.m. on MyYTV.

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