ROBERT L. PHELPS
EATON – Robert L. Phelps, 71, of Eaton, passed away on Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at the Greenbriar Nursing Center, Eaton.
He was born Oct. 16, 1942, in Dayton, to the late Donald and Violet (Neuman) Phelps. Robert was an avid Cincinnati Reds fan.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother James R. Phelps; and stepmother Mary Margaret Phelps.
He is survived by his sister and brother-in-law Mary and Denver Abner of Eaton; sister Shirley A. Phelps of Eaton; numerous nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews; and all his loving Greenbriar Nursing Center family who cared for him many years.
Funeral services were held on Monday, April 21, at the Girton Schmidt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home, 226 West Main Street, Eaton, with Pastor Ronnie Baker officiating. Burial followed at Mound Hill Union Cemetery, Eaton.
Memorial contributions may be sent to Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave., Dayton, OH 45420. Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting www.gsbfuneralhome.com.