Robert D. McFate


Robert D. McFate, age 95, of West Chester, PA, formerly of Earlville, MD, died Thursday, March 3, 2022.  He was born September 18, 1926 in Philadelphia, PA. Bob was employed with the National Publishing Company for more than 35 years, until his retirement.


Bob was a lifelong member of Cecilton Lions Club in Maryland. Bob enjoyed boating and traveling in his motorhome.  He had a passion for building wooden models and jigsaw puzzles.


Husband of the late Louise (Burkle) McFate; son of the late Herbert and Frances (Killian) McFate; brother of the late Herbert and Thomas McFate and Peter Stukas.



Daughter: Cecelia (Joe) Guetter of West Chester, PA.

Sister-in-Law: Jennifer Stukas of Arizona

Also survived by many nieces and nephews


Visitation: Friday, March 11th from 10:00-10:45AM at the Minshall Shropshire Bleyler Funeral Home, Ltd., Middletown (Rte. #352) & Knowlton Rds., Middletown Twp., Media, PA 19063.


Funeral Service: Friday, March 11th at 11:00AM at the funeral home.


Interment: Edgewood Memorial Park.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to: Compassus Hospice, 2 Campus Blvd., Suite 200, Newtown Square, PA 19073.