Robert King


PORTSMOUTH – Robert E. "Bob" King, 56, of Portsmouth, died Saturday, February 22, 2014, at his residence unexpectedly.

He was born April 15, 1957, in Chillicothe, to Dane R. Sr. and Betty L. Gragg King.

Surviving are his father, Dane R. King Sr. of Chillicothe; a brother, Dane R. (Tammy) King Jr. of Reynoldsburg, OH; a sister, Karen (Cliff) Casebolt of Wheelersburg; nephews, Andrew and Aaron McManus and Michael King; and many aunts, uncles and cousins. He was predeceased by his mother, Betty King.

Bob served in the U.S. Marines Corps and participated in The Siege of Beirut which took place in the summer of 1982, as part of the Lebanon War.

Friends may call at the WARE FUNERAL HOME in Chillicothe from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, February 26, 2014. Military honors conducted by the Ross County Veterans Honor Guard will be held 9 a.m. Thursday morning at Wares.

You may sign his online register at

Funeral Home

Ware Funeral Home - Chillicothe
121 West Second Street Chillicothe, OH 45601
(740) 773-2134

Published in The Daily Times from Feb. 25 to Feb. 26, 2014