Robert J. "Bob" Bezzeg, age 89, of Mentor on the Lake, died March 19, 2014, at The Residence of Chardon Assisted Living.
He was born May 11, 1924, in Fairport Harbor.
Mr. Bezzeg worked for the former Diamond Alkali in Fairport Harbor and as a dog warden for Lake County. He was an avid golfer at Blackbrook Golf Course, having a hole in one on all four of the courses par-3's, and 7 holes in one over the course of his lifetime. He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of the Pacific Theatre.
Survivors include his children, Sharon (Mike) Cope, Mary (Dan) Loomis, Robert (Lisa) Bezzeg and Terri (Stew) Ekin; and dear friend, Tim Ausperk.
He was preceded in death by his former wife, Marie Bezzeg; parents, Michael and Elizabeth Bezzeg; sister, Betty Ilardi; and brothers, Bernie and Joseph Bezzeg
A funeral mass will be held 10 a.m. Friday at St. Bede the Venerable Catholic Church, 9114 Lakeshore Blvd., Mentor, OH 44060.
Family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, at Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 8466 Mentor Ave., Mentor. Inurnment will be in Riverside Cemetery, Painesville.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Lake County Humane Society, 7564 Tyler Boulevard, Mentor, Ohio 44060 or to Crossroads Hospice, 9775 Rockside Rd., Suite 270, Valley View, OH 44125.
Online obituary www.brunners.com.
Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center
8466 Mentor Avenue Mentor, OH 44060
Published in www.News-Herald.com from Mar. 25 to Mar. 26, 2014