Robert E. Fickes, 89, of Milford Road, Newport, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at his Juniata Twp. home.
 Born August 14, 1927 in Newport, he was the son of the late Earl R. and Emma A. (Morris) Fickes.
 He was a Korean War veteran and a retired lineman for the former United Telephone Co. He was also a member of the Village Chapel of Donnelly’s Mills.
Surviving are his wife, June (Miller) Fickes, Step children, Dolly and John Miller, Kenneth and Jacie Miller and Rosie Campbell all of New Bloomfield.  Linda and Stanley Houston of Trafford, PA. Connie and Charles Miller and Sara Miller Williams all of Newport.  Tina and Rich Campbell of Millerstown.  A sister, Dorothy Yohn and many grandchildren and great grandchildren
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 Services will be held at 11 AM on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in the Boyer Family Funeral Home, 101 W. Main St., New Bloomfield.  Rev. George Sheaffer will officiate.  Burial will be in Bloomfield Cemetery.  Friends may call at the funeral home one hour prior to the service.
 Memorial contributions may be made to The Village Chapel, 40 Little Creek Drive, Millerstown, Pa. 17062.
 The Boyer Family is honored to handle the arrangements for the Fickes/Miller Families.