Robert L. Baltzersen, Sr. of Ambler passed away on January 18 at his home. Born in Barren Hill, Pennsylvania on April 3rd, 1935 to the late Niels and Emma (née Bauer) Baltzersen.
Robert graduated from Springfield Township High School and went on to serve honorably in the United States Marine Corps. Robert was employed by the United States Postal Service for over 35 years at the Flourtown Branch retiring in 1990. In addition, Robert was a member of the Ambler Church of the Brethren.
Robert was preceded in death by his loving wife of 58 years Mary B. Baltzersen (née Bysher) in 2019, as well as a brother, Niels P. Baltzersen. He is survived by 3 children: Robert L. Baltzersen of Ambler, PA; Kristine B. Galganski of North Palm Beach, FL; and Hans E. Baltzersen of Bethlehem, PA. He is also survived by 5 grandchildren.
Services are postponed to spring/summer due to the current health situation. Please check the obituary on the funeral home website for updates regarding services.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Robert's name may be made to Ambler Church of the Brethren.
Arrangements by Shaeff-Myers Funeral Home.