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October 20, 1936 ~ May 3, 2023 (age 86) 86 Years Old
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Robert H Elston ,86, of Litchfield , Pennsylvania passed away on May 3rd at the Robert Packer
Bob was born in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania on October 20, 1936. He worked in the valley for
many years as a carpenter for Croft Lumber , Charley Jones ,and then for himself until retiring.He was
well known in the valley and could often be found with his friends at the diner. Bob enjoyed the outdoors,
working around the house or in his woodshop. Bob was also an avid dog enthusiast showing English
Setters at the highest levels in the United States and Canada.
Bob is survived by his son Robert and his wife Lisa and his daughter Debra Sklarkowski and her
husband Phil, four grandchildren Scott Elston, Mike Elston, Brain Sklarkowski and Matt Sklarkowski.
Bob is predeceased by his wife of 65 years Ann Elston.
Bob requested that there would be a private service and to consider making a donation in his
memory to your local humane society.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of The Thomas Cremation and Funeral Service,1297 Elmira St., Sayre, Pa. Those wishing to leave a sympathy message for Bob's family may do so at thomascremationfuneralservice.com