Recob John W. Recob, died on April 12, 2013 after a long hospitalization. He was 59 years old. He is survived by his parents, Dr. James and Betty Recob of Westerville; and a sister, Jane Recob Charles and her husband, Michael of Dunwoody, GA; and by his nephew, Nicholas and niece, Laura Charles. John was born on September 17, 1953 in Columbus. He was a member of Church of the Master, U.M., in Westerville. He graduated from Westerville South High School in 1971 and from Otterbein College in 1975. At Otterbein he was a member of Pi Beta Sigma fraternity. He never married. A memorial service will be conducted by Dr. Todd Anderson at the HILL FUNERAL HOME, 220 S. State St., Westerville on Saturday, April 27, at 2 p.m. The family will receive guests an hour earlier at 1 p.m. His ashes will be interred in the Otterbein Cemetery, Westerville.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Apr. 25, 2013