Robert Alan Murray, age 40, of Mansfield, PA, died Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at his home. He was born November 21, 1976 in Wellsboro, PA, a son of Kenneth Murray and Elaine (Stone) Short. Robert was employed by Aspen Tree Service, and owned and operated Murray's Tree Service.
Robert is survived by his mother, Elaine (Stone) Short of Mansfield, PA; 3 sons, Robert Lee Murray of Covington, PA, Kyle Murray of Roseville, PA, and Zachary Bishop of Maine; a daughter, Patricia Frost of Mansfield, PA; a brother, Mark Murray of VA; a sister, Teresa (Gerald) Salais of Mansfield, PA; a step-brother, Dale Short, Jr. of Wellsboro, PA; 2 step sisters, Rosa Rouse of Westfield, PA, Mary Holsomback of Wellsboro, PA; 3 grandchildren, Brayden Johnson, Mackenzie Dillin, and Matthew Dillin, Jr. Rob is part of a big family and is leaving several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins as well as step-family and friends he has made feel like his family. He will be missed greatly. He was predeceased by his father, Kenneth.
Family and friends are invited to a Memorial Service on Monday April 10, 2017 at 1:00 P.M. at the River of Life Fellowship Church with Pastor Keith Paris officiating. Contributions may be made to the funeral home to assist with expenses. Buckheit Funeral Chapel and Crematory, Inc., 637 S. Main St., Mansfield, PA is assisting the family. www.buckheitfcandcrematory.com