Bill Krobot joined the US Army in 1941 at 18 years old after leaving high school. He fought in the battle of St. Lo in France where he was hit with shrapnel and was awarded the Purple Heart for his actions before leaving the Army in 1943.
The Final Story
William Louis Krpbot, age 88, of McKees Rocks, passed away on March 31, 2013. Loving husband of Marie (Bui) Krobot for 64 years; father of William R. Krobot and Nancy (Joseph) Santilli; grandfather of Julia Santilli.
William was a WWII recipient of the Purple Heart.
Family will receive friends at McDermott Funeral Home, McKees Rocks, where prayers will be offered, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. John of God Parish, Church of St. Mary.