Robert Harold McNiff IV
Aug. 17, 2001 – Jan. 29, 2020
Robert Harold McNiff IV, was born on August 17, 2001 in Salem, Virginia to Robert McNiff III and Kathy Baker. Robert passed away on January 29, 2020 at the age of 18. He was a smart, funny, artistic, kind-hearted, and loving young man. Robert was a die-hard Pittsburgh Steelers and New York Yankees fan that also enjoyed playing football and baseball while growing up. He graduated from Douglas Southhall Freeman High School in June 2019. It was a proud moment to watch him walk across the stage with his classmates.
Robert was preceded in death by his grandparents, Robert and Susan McNiff; and great-aunt, Linda Haden. He will be deeply missed by his brother, Timothy Baker; sisters, Victoria, Hannah, and Payten McNiff; grandfather, Bill Baker; grandmother, Brenda Neal; aunts and uncles, Otey Haden, Michael, Erin, Stephen, and Renee McNiff, Anthony and Katie Landers; niece, Riley Hendershot, and nephew, Rowan Baker.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, February 2, 2020 from 3-5pm at Affinity Funeral Service, 2720 Enterprise Pkwy, Richmond, VA, 23294. The funeral service will be held at 11am on Monday, February 3, 2020 in the funeral home chapel. Graveside service will follow in Mount Vernon Memorial Park, 11220 Nuckols Rd, Glen Allen, VA, 23059.
My heart is broken as well as the whole family’s. My wish is your in peace and happy and hanging out with your grandparents.
Fly high young man! It was an honor to be a part of your life! May you Rest In Peace. Watch over your mom and brother and sister! You will be missed and never forgotten. Sending love and prayers to your family and friends during this time.
Sending love to the family. I am so sorry for your loss.
Our thoughts & prayers are with you Robert.
May you be at peace, Fly high.
Your cousins from Pa
Oh Bud, I am so sorry you have left this earth. I did not know you but know and love your sister Tori so very much. You are she are 2 peas in a pod and her life is ever changed. You filled your families heart with love and you will be missed. God is good and you are in his hands now. Look down on your mom, sister, brother, sister-in-law and baby. <3
Wishing you all peace.
From my heart to yours with love,
Although we never got a chance to say goodbye Robert, we look forward to saying hello