Robert Bruce Pettyjohn

Fund Type: Memorial Donations

Newport News, VA

Fundraiser ends on November 15, 2023

Join us in commemorating the life of Robert B. Pettyjohn, an adventurous and beloved member of our community. Honor his memory by supporting a memorial donation fundraiser that benefits organizations promoting hiking, sailing, and photography, passio

Join us in commemorating the life and legacy of Robert Bruce Pettyjohn, a beloved husband, father, and esteemed member of our community. Born on April 18, 1935, in Lynchburg, VA, Robert's remarkable journey was marked by his loving, kind, and adventurous nature. Throughout his life, he embraced the beauty of the natural world, finding solace and joy in hiking, sailing, and photography.
Robert's dedication and commitment to his country were evident during his time in the Army, where he demonstrated unwavering loyalty. Later, his exceptional work ethic and business acumen contributed significantly to the textile industry, making him a highly respected figure. As a Sales Manager, his charisma and professionalism were appreciated by colleagues and clients alike.
Beyond his professional achievements, Robert was a devoted family man. He leaves behind cherished memories for his beloved family members, including Susan Pettyjohn, Elizabeth Torrey Greene, Robert Bruce Pettyjohn Jr, and Katherine Pettyjohn. Together, they shared common interests in animal care, environmental preservation, and conservation, reflecting Robert's deep connection to nature.
In honor of Robert's memory and to carry forward his compassionate spirit, we are hosting a memorial donation fundraiser. By supporting this cause, you not only honor the remarkable life of Robert Bruce Pettyjohn but also contribute to causes dear to his heart. Donations will be directed towards organizations that promote animal care and environmental preservation and conservation.
Let us unite as a community to honor Robert's memory and celebrate his extraordinary life. Your generous contributions will ensure that his passions continue to inspire and bring happiness to others. Join us in keeping his legacy alive and supporting the causes that fueled his spirit. Your kindness and generosity will forever be remembered and deeply appreciated.

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Cremation Society of Virginia
Newport News, VA

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