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Bob BastianREPRepublican American politician
80
Age at Death1938-2019
9
Years of Experience
PAResidence (state)

William Robert Bastian (October 21, 1938 – July 13, 2019) was a Republican member of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives, representing the 69th District. He and his wife lived in Friedens, Pennsylvania, and had five children. He retired prior to the 2008 election, having joined in 1999, and was succeeded by Republican Carl Walker Metzgar. On July 11, 2019, Bastian was accidentally crushed by a rolling tractor's wheel on his farm. He died on July 13 at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center in Johnstown, Pennsylvania.

Education4 - 4 of 2
Cornell University
DVM
1963
Pennsylvania State University
BS
1959
Past Positions1 - 5 of 5
Representative
Pennsylvania House of Representatives
1999 - 2008
County Chairman
Republican Party
2002
Veterinarian
Animal Medical Center
1968 - 1998
Captain
United States Air Force
1966 - 1968
Veterinarian
Corsica Veterinary Group
1963 - 1966
Other Experience1 - 10 of 10
Co-Chair
Habitat for Humanity
2001 - 2002
Experience
Pennsylvania Farm Bureau
Experience
Pennslyvania Veterinary Medicine Association
Experience
Monsanto Veterinary Advisory Board
Experience
Somerset County Beef Producers Association
Experience
American Veterinary Medical Association
Experience
Somerset County Humane Society
Experience
Friedens Lutheran Church
Experience
Boy Scouts of America
Experience
United States Senator Rick Santorum’s Agricultural Advisory Board