Robert W. Noller, a Buffalo native, died unexpectedly Saturday in Erie County Medical Center, Buffalo. He was 86.
Mr. Noller attended Burgard Vocational High School in Buffalo. He was a production worker at Curtiss-Wright Corp. during World War II, then at Bell Aircraft in Wheatfield and Sylvania in Buffalo.
He retired in 1985 as a maintenance manager for Hard Manufacturing Co. in Buffalo.
Survivors include his wife of 64 years, the former Eva Talmon; two daughters, Donna Ignatowski of Lockport and Sandra Gordon of Simi Valley, Calif.; three sons, Robert L. of Little Genesee, Barry of Colden and Bart of Delevan; a sister, Ellen Sheffield of Florida; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be scheduled.