URBANA - Robert Eugene "Bob" Wion, age 86 of Urbana, formerly of Darke County, passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at home and donated his body to Wright State Medical School.
Bob was born in Darke County on March 19, 1927 to the (late) John & Dora (Vanatta) Wion; was a retired electrician.
Preceded in death by his parents; wife, Marguerite Group Wion; 6 sisters; and 2 brothers.
Bob is survived by his wife of eight years, Lulu (Shelton) Wion; three daughters and sons-in-law, Jane & Richard Christman of Ansonia, Betty & Ralph Smith of Marion, OH, Roberta & Mike Heath of Piqua; 11 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; sister, Betty Brewer of Greenville; step-children, Roy & Georgia Group of Troy, Robert & Kim Group of Beavercreek, Nancy & Rick Geyer of Upland, CA, Jean Stewart, Wes & Judy Powers, John Powers, Jim & Kim Powers; step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Memorial service 4:00 P.M. Saturday, October 12th at the First Baptist Church of Bradford, 134 W. Walnut Street with Pastor Mark Lynch officiating. The family will receive friends 2:00 P.M. Saturday until time of service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Community Hospice of Urbana.
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