Robert Emil Hirschmann, age 82, passed away on Monday, April 26  2010 in Louisiana.

He was a WW II veteran and lifetime member of VFW, Post 2369 and the American Legion, Post 37 of McAllen

Beloved husband of the late Leona Irene Hirschmann.  He was preceded in death by his parents: Edmund Emil and Della Mamie Giles Hirschmann.

He is survived by his son, Donald Wayne and Susan O. Hirschmann. He was a devoted "Paw Paw" to Krystal, Kasey, Robert D. and Ralph Hirschmann. He was also brother of Dorothy Tabola, Herbert S. and Edmund O. Hirschmann.  He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation with the Family present to greet friends was held Friday, April 30, 2010 from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Skinner-Silva Funeral Home in Edinburg.

Graveside funeral services were held at 10:00 am, Saturday, May 1, 2010 at Hillcrest Memorial Park Cemetery in Edinburg.  Military honors were provided by VFW, Post 8788 of McAllen.

A reception followed at VFW, Post 2369, 127 West Bus. Hwy 83 in McAllen.

Funeral services were entrusted to the care of Skinner-Silva Funeral Home of Edinburg.