Robert Dupler(1946 - 2018)

Dupler, Robert
Robert Lee Dupler, age 71, was called home by his wife on Sunday, September 9, 2018. Bob, to those who knew him, was a dedicated sailor, husband, dad, and grandfather. He was born September 15, 1946 to the late Earl and Elsie Dupler. He married Ramona Kay Bennett on June 5, 1975, and together they raised six children. As a career Navy man, they moved from Columbus to St. Petersburg and then throughout Florida and the Carolinas. In 22 years as a Navy Sonar Technician, he did tours on the USS Sampson, the USS Engage, MOTU 12, the USS Doyle, and MOTU 10. Upon retiring in 1992 he became a contractor training the Taiwanese Navy. He finally returned to Columbus where he spent 20 years working for the Omegadyne Corp. His work ethic, to never miss a day and always be on time, was instilled in him by his father, and has been passed on to his own children. Bob was preceded in death by his parents and his loving wife Ramona. He is survived by his children, Brian, Randy, Kim, Terry, Tim, and Nikki; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. Visitation 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, September 14 at COOK & SON-PALLAY FUNERAL HOME, 1631 Parsons Ave., where service will take place 11 a.m. Saturday. Interment with military honors at Obetz Cemetery. Online guestbook at www.cookandsonpally.com


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Cook & Son-Pallay Funeral Home
1631 Parsons Ave Columbus, OH 43207
614-444-7861
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Sept. 12, 2018