Robert Gaza Grinarml, 70, of Cambridge Springs passed away unexpectedly on May 5, 2022, at Meadville Medical Center. Bob was born in Mount Pleasant, PA on June 20, 1951, the son of the late Gaza and Julia Tamasy Grinarml. Bob graduated from South Huntington High School in 1968 and attended Edinboro University.  He married Sandra Molnar on July 20, 1974.  Bob had a lengthy career working in the oil and gas industry retiring from Range Resources in 2015. He was a member of St. Philip Roman Catholic Church, Crossingville. He enjoyed fishing, especially with children. He was an avid hunter, despite his tendency to fall asleep. With a smile on his face Bob looked for opportunities to help children and was deeply devoted to his grandchildren.  He eagerly volunteered for many organizations serving as Cub Scout master, Boy Scout leader, Ducks Unlimited district chairman, Springs Rod & Gun Club president, Youth Activity Building committee member, hunter safety course teacher, trapshooting teacher for women, and 4-H shooting instructor. Bob also tried out for the Olympic trap-shooting team while in college.

     He was preceded in death by sister, Julia Crawford.

     Survivors include wife, Sandra Grinarml of Cambridge Springs; son, Jason Grinarml and his wife, Vickie of Virginia; daughter, Beth Travis and her husband, Tyler of Edinboro; grandsons, Matthew and David Travis; brother, Don Grinarml and his wife, Betty of West Newton, PA; brother Joe Grinarml of Florida; sister, Ann Stickrath and her husband, Paul of Florida; and also, his devoted dog, Blue who was more pet than hunter.      

Friends may call at Van Matre Funeral Home in Cambridge Springs on Sunday, May 8 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. A funeral service will be held on Monday, May 9 at St. Philip Church, Crossingville at 10 am. Interment will follow at St. James Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Springs Rod and Gun Club, PO Box 115, Cambridge Springs, PA 16403.