Robert Tunno

Obituary of Robert L. Tunno

Smethport - Robert L. Tunno, 71, of Eldred, formerly of Smethport, passed away Sunday (October 30, 2022) at his residence.


He was born January 10, 1951 in Beaver Falls, PA, the son of Joseph and Sereta (Quillen) Tunno .  On July 24, 1982, in Eldred, he married Sandra L. Brown, who survives.


Bob was a graduate of Beaver Falls High School.  He was a Union Laborer working under the local Construction Union until he became disabled.


Bob loved hunting and spending time at camp.  He was a “real sports nut” and was an avid follower of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Pittsburgh Pirates.  Of all things Bob loved, it was spending time with his grandchildren that ranked #1.


In addition to his wife, he is survived by

One son:  Robert Brown of Eldred

Two daughters:  Lisha Latscha and Bobbi Jean Howard, both of Columbus, OH

Numerous grandchildren, several great grandchildren

Three brothers:  Richard, Joseph and Jimmy Tunno

Four sisters:  Louise Dunham, Sarah Elia, Sereta Keister and Cheryl Anastasio

And many nieces and nephews


In addition to his parents, Bob was preceded in death by one son, Ryan Tunno, one brother, Gene and a sister, Yvonne.


At Bob’s request, there will be no visitation or services.


Memorials, if desired, may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.  Online condolences may be made at


Arrangements are under the direction of the Hartle-Tarbox Funeral Homes, Inc., Smethport.


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