Robert S. Toczek

Robert S. Toczek, 79, formerly of Catonsville MD, died May 17th at the home of his son Robert after a seven month battle with lung cancer.  Born in Mount Pleasant in 1939 to the late Stanley and Lillian (Kaczmarek) Toczek, he is survived by children Robert (Jane) of Philadelphia and Sonya Brown (David) of Louisville KY, grandchildren Everett, Olivia, Ciaran and Hayden Brown, sisters Jane Zajdel and Wanda Butler of Greensburg, and Patricia Lang (Paul) of Columbia MO. A proud Eagle Scout, and graduate of Ramsay HS, Mt. Pleasant and Penn State, Robert, an electrical engineer, served in the US Air Force in Japan, then worked in the early days of information systems for several firms.Rob loved animals (maybe more than most humans), he also loved nature, taking hikes in state parks, and reading classic literature.  But of all of his accomplishments, he was most proud of his children and his grandchildren. Private interment of ashes will be at Transfiguration Parish Cemetery, Mount Pleasant.  He will rest with his parents. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made in Robert’s name to Operation Smile www.operationsmile.org.