XENIA — Robert Pellman, age 76, of Xenia, formerly of Troy, passed away on Wednesday, April 23, 2014. He is preceded in death by his parents, Emerson and Emma Pellman. Robert is survived by his wife of 57 years, Sharon Pellman; children, Melanie (Jay) Wright of Xenia and Graig (Dawn) Pellman of Brice; grandchildren, Christopher (Lauren) Wright of Anderson, IN, Jeremy (Amanda) Wright of Xenia, Sarah and Robert Pellman of Brice; great grandchildren, Lillian, Adeline, and Olivia; siblings, Lloyd William "Bill" Pellman of CA and Terry Lee Pellman of Sidney, as well as numerous nieces and nephews. He was a born again Christian who was very active in his church. Family will receive friends from 5:00 - 7:00 pm on Sunday, April 27, 2014 at First Church of God Tabernacle, 1635 Montgomery Ave., Fairborn. Funeral services will be held at 11:30 am on Monday, April 28, 2014 at the church with burial following at Miami Memorial Park Cemetery, Covington. If desired, donations may be made to his church. To leave a special message of condolence, please visit www.NewcomerDayton.com.