Robert E. Ditch, Sr.
Date of Birth:  September 27, 1931
Date of Death:  February 20, 2011
Arrangements:

Visitation
  • Stallings Funeral Home, P.A.  
  • 3111 Mountain Road, Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Thursday, February 24, 2011   3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM
Service
  • Community United Methodist Church  
  • 8680 Ft. Smallwood Rd., Pasadena, MD 21122     View Map
  • Friday, February 25, 2011   11:00 AM
Burial
  • Glen Haven Memorial Park  
  • 7215 Ritchie Highway, Glen Burnie, MD     View Map
  • Friday, February 25, 2011   Immediately following the funeral services
Details:
  • Robert E. Ditch, Sr., 79, a 53 year resident of Pasadena, died at his residence on February 20, 2011.
    He was born on September 27, 1931 in Iselin, PA to the late Clyde W. and Elizabeth P. Ditch.
    Mr. Ditch served in the US Navy from 1951 to 1959
    He was a member of Community United Methodist Church.
    Mr. Ditch worked at Yellow Freight Systems as a truck driver for over 39 years retiring in 1995.
    His hobbies included golf, going crabbing with his son and eating crabs. He enjoyed spending time with his family especially his grandchildren.
    He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Barbara J. Ditch, his son Robert E. Ditch, Jr. and his wife Pam of Pasadena, his daughters Marian Ditch of Pasadena and Karen Schroen and her husband Steve of Pasadena, his brothers William Ditch of Ridgely and Burnell Ditch of Glen Burnie, his grandchildren Ryan, Emily, Erik, Ally and Robbie III.
    Mr. Ditch is preceded in death by his sister Rebecca Schrader.
    Friends may call on Thursday from 3:00 to 5:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM at the Stallings Funeral Home, PA. Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 25, 2011 at Community United Methodist Church at 11:00 AM. Interment Glen Haven Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Chesapeake 445 Defense Highway, Annapolis, MD 21401