ROBERT EUGENE LONG SR.
LONDON - Robert Eugene Long Sr., 73, of London, died Wednesday, June 4, 2014 in his residence.
Born Sept. 16, 1940 in Madison County, he was a son of Newt and Hazel Long.
Robert retired from Fisher Cast Steel in West Jefferson and loved to watch his grandchildren play ball and go to see the tractor pulls.
Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Nancy (Bean) Long; sons, Robert (Lavonda) Long Jr., Gary (Dawn) Long, Scott (Lori) Long; daughters, Jennifer (James) Hundley and Beverly Long; 17 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; brothers, Dick (Mary) Long and Bill Long, both of London and Larry Long of Georgetown; several nieces and nephews; sister-in-law, Liz Parnell of London; brothers-in-law, Robert (Darlene) Bean of Wilmington and Dennis (Jill) Bean of Florida; special friends, Carla and Bryan Dolby.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, James (Gloria) Long and Ray (Alice) Long; and sister-in-law, Nikki Long.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 7, 2014 in the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main St., London, with Reverend Richard Johnson officiating. Interment will follow in Paint Memorial Cemetery, London. Friends may call at the funeral home from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, June 6.
If they wish, friends may make memorial contributions to Loving Care Hospice, P.O. Box 445, London, OH 43140.
Online condolences for the family may be sent to www.eberlefisherfuneralhome.com.
Eberle-Fisher Funeral Home
103 North Main Street
London, OH 43140
Published in The Madison Press on June 5, 2014