Robert Meister Case Sr., age 80, of Willowick, entered into God's care on March 6, 2014.
He was born in Detroit, Mich., March 15, 1933, to Paul and Josephine Case, both deceased.
Bob was a proud U.S. Korean War
Veteran serving in the U.S. Coast Guard
. He served as a firefighter
for over thirty years as Lieutenant in Shaker Heights and Assistant Chief in Highland Hills. He served as Commander of the fire training program at Tri-C. Bob and his wife resided in Willowick and were parishioners of St Mary Magdalene for over fifty years. He enjoyed coaching and watching his children and grandchildren play all sports throughout his entire life. Bob was a loving father and grandfather and will be dearly missed.
Bob is survived by his loving children; Robert Meister Case Jr, Thomas William (Lynn) Case, Jean Marie (John) DeLisi and Michael Allan Case; loving grandchildren, Krista Marie, Mike, Tommy, Jimmy, and Kaylee Case, Johnny, Joey and Jake Delisi, Amanda Kish; sister-in-law, Gertrude Cerny; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Joann (Feckley) Case; and son, James Paul Case.
Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 11 at St. Mary Magdalene Church in Willowick.
Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Monday, March 10 at the Monreal Funeral Home 35400 Curtis Blvd Eastlake.