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Robert C. Holzwarth

August 11, 1935 ~ January 22, 2023 (age 87) 87 Years Old


Robert C. Holzwarth, 87, of Honey Brook, passed away on Sunday, January 22, 2023 at Chester County Hospital.

Born in Philadelphia, Robert was the son of the late Frederick and Lillian (Tyler) Holzwarth. He was the beloved husband of Delores A. (Frost) Holzwarth. The couple shared 57 years of marriage.

Robert earned his B.S. from Drexel University in 1959. He was employed as a Civil Engineer for Chicago Bridge & Iron (Greenville, PA), United Engineers (Philadelphia, PA), Gilbert Associates (Reading, PA), PECO (Philadelphia), and SAIC (Aberdeen, MD). He was a licensed professional engineer in the state of Pennsylvania and a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers. Robert enjoyed woodworking, home projects, reading, and outdoor activities, such as hiking and bird watching. Robert was a fan of the St. Louis Cardinals and Philadelphia Eagles.

In addition to his wife, Robert is survived by daughter Lisa A. Holzwarth of Conshohocken, PA, and son, John S. Holzwarth, daughter-in-law, Laura A. Fay, and granddaughter, Sylvia Frost Holzwarth-Fay, of Portland, OR.

In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by his brother, George Holzwarth.

A memorial service will be held at Tel Hai Retirement Community later in the spring. Service details will be published on this page once details are finalized. Please check back shortly.

Memorial contributions in Robert’s name may be made to Wounded Warrior Project  or the Chester County Food Bank.

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