Robert M. Mahlstedt
BERLIN–Robert Mahlon Mahlstedt, age 90, died Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 at Berlin Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. A native of Baltimore, he was the son of the late Herman and Alice Mahlstedt. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 66 years, Lucille Klunk Mahlstedt in 2005, and three brothers, Herman, Alfred and Edward.
Surviving, are his sons, Robert L, Matthew M. and Kenneth M. Mahlstedt, two grandchildren, Jennifer and Matthew, and two great grandchildren, Johnathan and Shawn Hiett. Also surviving is his sister Audrey Linglebach of Baltimore.
Robert had served in the United States Army during the Korean War. Upon returning home he worked for the Penn Central Railroad, retiring from Conrail in 1983. He was a deacon at several churches, and held bible studies in his home. He was a founder of Faith Baptist Church, serving as a deacon and Bible study teacher.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Nov. 16, at 11:30 a.m., at Faith Baptist Church in Berlin. In lieu of flowers, a donation his memory may be made to: Faith Baptist Church, 519 S. Main St., Berlin, Md. 21811. Letters of condolence may be sent via www.burbagefuneralhome.com