Robert Zehner, 81, of Chesterfield, Va., died on Friday, May 6, 2022. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Pa., he was the son of Leroy Herman and Isabelle Zehner. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Betsy; his brother, Roy and wife, Lindsey, of Beesleys Point, N.J.; his children, Jeff and his wife, Laurie, of Moseley, Va., Doug and his wife, Katherine, of Chatham, N.J. and Alyson of Midlothian, Va.; and his grandchildren, Ford, Calvin, Libby, Margaret, Andrew and Isabelle. He finished undergrad at the Citadel before graduating Army OCS. Later, he earned master’s degrees from University of Maryland and Central Michigan and his Ph.D. from LSU. He worked as a Human Resources professional for Ethyl and Albemarle from 1974 until his retirement in 2001. The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at J.T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home in Chester, Va. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the CARES Foundation, www.caresfoundation.org or www.IWMF.com for Waldenstrom’s research.
Posted in: Richmond Times Dispatch
Posted on: 2022-05-09
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