Robert M. Niehl, age 59 of Trafford died peacefully on Sunday, June 21, 2015 in the UPMC East, Monroeville. Bob was born on August 30, 1955 in Braddock the son of the late Robert T. and Agnes (Fedor) Niehl. Bob’s life is best described by his history of serving others. He was a member of the St. Regis Church Trafford and an active member of his community and spent many hours volunteering. He was a former member of the Trafford Emergency Medical Service (TEMS) and a retired member of the Trafford Fire Co. No 1 and retired as a Dispatcher for Westmoreland County 911. He shared his passion and great talent for the art of cross stitch through beautiful pictures with friends, family and strangers alike. He was a caring neighbor and dear friend who will be missed by those who loved him. Bob was also preceded in death by his uncle John “Boo Boo” Fedor. He is survived by his beloved dog Bear, his cousins John and Shirley Fedor , Dorothy and Jules Martini, and Margaret Turosky and many close friends and neighbors. Family and friends will be received on Wednesday from 4-8 PM in the John M. Dobrinick Funeral Home Inc., 702 7th St. (St. Rt.130) Trafford (412) 372-3111. Parting prayers will be at 9AM Thursday in the funeral home followed by a funeral mass at 9:30 AM in the St. Regis Church Trafford with Fr. David Nazimek as celebrant. Entombment will follow in the Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the Trafford Fire Co. No. 1, PO Box 86 or Trafford Emergency Medical Service PO Box 132 both at Trafford PA 15085. The Trafford Fire Co. will hold a memorial service at 7:30 PM on Wednesday in the funeral home.