Rob reunited us |

Rob reunited us

Rob reunited us

If the saying “Life is in the reruns” is true, the New Kensington/Arnold Social in the Park in Memorial Park last weekend proved it.

A community of individuals pooled their resources together to eulogize Ron Greb, a friend and classmate who departed this life far too soon. Two mayors spoke of their lifelong friend as though they were still at play in a backyard. Family and friends told of the love Rob had for the theater and life in general, and the community mourned the loss of a friend who was the catalyst for this event.

The social also brought us together to rediscover a time in our lives that would never be matched — our youth.

When I left to return home that evening after reacquainting with friends from my past, I realized our friend’s departure was responsible for bringing us together. Life is in the reruns. Thanks, Rob.

Stephen Paulovich

Louisville, Ky.

The writer is a New Kensington native and sculpted the Rob Greb memorial plaque.

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