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Robert J. Grimm

ZANESVILLE: Bob went to live with Jesus on August 19, 2014, following a courageous battle with Alzheimers.

He was a resident at The Oaks at Northpointe. Bob was born in Grafton West Virginia August 14, 1930. He is a U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War. He retired from Anchor Glass after forty-three years as a mould maker. Bob loved making a joyful noise to the Lord playing his guitar in church for over 50 years. He attended New Hope Full Gospel Church.

He was a loving father, husband and grandpa. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Darlene (Shiplett) Grimm; a son, Craig (Anne) Grimm; and daughter, Tammy (Rodney) Penos. Bob is survived by six grandchildren: Amanda (Paul) Donchess, Shannon (Jason) DiVincenzo, Heather DalPonte, Bradley Israel, Lindsay (Scott) Michel, Caitlin Grimm; 12 great-grandchildren; and many other family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Jesse E. Grimm and Ada (Stansberry) Grimm; his in-laws: Forrest and Beulah Shiplett; sister in-law, Betty Wheeler; two sisters: Agnes (Charles) Kirkpatrick, Gladys (Dale) Zink; and two brothers: James Craig and Burton Edwin.

Calling hours will be Thursday August 21, 2014 from 2-4 pm and 6-8 pm at New Hope Full Gospel Church 3550 East Pike Zanesville, Ohio. Services will commence at 11:00 am August 22nd at the Church with Pastor Joseph DiVincenzo officiating. Burial will follow at Zanesville Memorial Park.

The family is grateful for the wonderful care provided by The Oaks at Northpointe and Genesis Hospice. To sign the online guestbook please visit


Published in the Times Recorder on Aug. 21, 2014
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