Robert J. Darde, 51, of Lansdale, PA, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019. He and his wife, Michelle (Barton) Darde, celebrated their 29th wedding anniversary on September 15th of last year.
Born May 14, 1967, in Selma, AL, he was the son of Mark and Connie (Spurlin) Darde of Hatfield, PA. He was a 1985 graduate of North Penn High School.
Bob was employed as an automobile mechanic for Just Cruisin’ of Harleysville, PA, for 20 years. He enjoyed racing with his cousin, Tad Cox, at New Egypt Speedway, and long rides on his motorcycle. He was known for his great sense of humor and enjoyed making people laugh.
In addition to his wife and parents, he is survived by two daughters, Megan N. Darde and her fiancé, Torrey Wente, of Worcester, PA, and Rachel L. Darde at home.
Family will receive friends for his viewing from 5-8PM on Wednesday evening, January 16, 2019, at the R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc., 3440 Skippack Pike at Cedars Road, Skippack, PA, and from 10-10:45AM on Thursday, January 17, 2019, at Wentz’s United Church of Christ, 3246 Skippack Pike, Lansdale, PA. The funeral service will then begin at 11AM at the church. Burial will follow in the adjoining church cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Knights For Life, P. O. Box 1123, Lansdale, PA 19446. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.RLWilliamsFuneralHome.com.