Robert F. Schroll II, 82, of Mount Joy, passed away on Monday, January 22, 2018 at Lancaster General Hospital. Born in Mount Joy, he was the son of the late Robert F. and Maude (Zittle) Schroll. Bob was the husband of Julia (Risser) Schroll with whom he celebrated 57 years of marriage this past June 12th.
Bob was a graduate of the former Mount Joy High School, class of 1953 and later graduated from Temple University in 1957. Bob proudly served in the United States Army. He had a 32 year career as a pharmacist at Wyeth Laboratories, Marietta. He was a faithful member of Mount Joy Mennonite Church and had a passion for Evangelism and spreading the word of Jesus Christ. He was also a member of Mount Joy Sportsmen’s Association and enjoyed hunting.
Surviving in addition to his wife, Julia, are three children, Valerie Evanson, wife of Joel of Phoenixville, PA, Angela Fernando, wife of Jude of Worcester, MA, and Neil Schroll of Mount Joy. Also surviving are two grandchildren, Shane Evanson and Jadon Fernando.
A memorial service honoring Bob’s life will be held at the Mount Joy Mennonite Church, 320 Mount Joy Road, Mount Joy on Friday, January 26, 2018 at 5 PM. Family and friends will be received at the church following the service. Interment will be private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mount Joy Mennonite Church, 320 Musser Road, Mount Joy, PA 17552 or Lancaster Area Kidney Association, ,PO Box 1446, Lancaster, PA 17608.