April 1, 1934 - November 4, 2021
Robert Lofland, age 87 of Lewes, DE, passed away at home after a long illness on Thursday, November 4, 2021. He was born on April 1, 1934, in Wilmington, DE, son of the late John C. and Maude E. (Knowles) Lofland. Mr. Lofland graduated high school in 1952. He continued his studies at Goldey -Beacom College in Wilmington, DE.On June 8, 1963, Mr. Lofland married the love of his life, Fay Adkins. He was a proud veteran, having honorably served in the US Army. After his honorable discharge, Mr. Lofland enjoyed a lifelong career with Delmarva Power, retiring after 32 dedicated years. He also worked for 5 years as a real estate agent in the Lewes area. Mr. Lofland was a past master of the LaFayette Lodge AF&AM, former member of the Nur Temple, member of the Scottish Rite and Shrine Club of Delaware, and a former member of the Royal Order of Jesters, Wilmington, DE. Mr. Lofland was an avid fan of the Philadelphia Eagles. He also loved traveling and cruises. Above all, Mr. Lofland enjoyed time spent with those he held most dear. He was a loving and devoted husband and friend and will be deeply missed by all who knew him. In addition to his parents, Mr. Lofland was predeceased by his brother-in-law, William Adkins. He is survived by his beloved wife of 58 years, Fay Lofland; his sister-in law, Rada Renshaw of Salisbury, MD; his sister-in law June Dysart (Fred ) of Salisbury, MD; and several nieces and nephews. A private memorial service will take place on Sunday, November 14, 2021. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions in Mr. Lofland's memory to the Shriners Hospitals for Children, https://www.shrinerschildrens.org/, Please sign the virtual guestbook located on the tribute page.
Robert Lofland, age 87 of Lewes, DE, passed away at home after a long illness on Thursday, November 4, 2021. He was born on April 1, 1934, in Wilmington, DE, son of the late John C. and Maude E. (Knowles) Lofland. Mr. Lofland graduated high... View Obituary & Service Information
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