Robert Neil "Bob" PETERSON

News Death Notice

PETERSON, Robert Neil "Bob" Age 79, of Centerville, passed away Fri. Jan. 24, 2014 at Hospice of Dayton. He was born Sept. 4, 1934 in Sioux Falls, S.D. to Alga Meredith (Cooke) and Neil Otto Peterson. Bob graduated from Bowling Green State University and was a Marksman in the Army where he earned several medals. He enjoyed playing racquetball, working out and football, especially O.S.U. Buckeyes Football. Bob is survived by his wife, Sharon (Coalt) Peterson, one son Lars Peterson of Boca Raton, FL, one daughter Leisha Marcoccio and one grandson Michael, both of Boston, Mass., one step-son Roger Shope (Anne) of Kettering and their children Morgan, Michael and Rebecca. The family will receive friends Wed. Jan. 29th from 12:00 pm (noon) until time of funeral services at 1:00 pm at CONNER & KOCH Funeral Home, 92 W. Franklin St., Bellbrook (937-848-6651). Pastor Ralph Vencill officiating. Burial at Dayton National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave., Dayton, OH 45420. Online condolences may be sent to Bob's Book of Memories at by clicking on his name.


Funeral Home

Conner & Koch Funeral Home
92 W. Franklin Street Bellbrook, OH 45305

Published in Dayton Daily News on Jan. 28, 2014