Robert E. Quinn
NEW LEXINGTON: Robert E. Quinn, 88, passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2012.
He was born August 7, 1924 in New Lexington the son of the late Frank and Mildred Ricketts Quinn.
He was a member of St. Rose Catholic Church,World War II
Navy veteran serving on the USS Wadsworth and Pacific Theater, lifetime member of New Lexington Elk's 509 and Eagles 2070, New Lexington American Legion Post 188, Forty & Eight, New Lexington VFW
2806, Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus- MacGahan Council, and a retired employee of Lempco Industries, worked for many years at Cliff & Marie's Bar, Dusies Tavern and American Legion Bingo.
Bob is survived by his children, Beverly (Michael) Tolliver, Somerset, Steve (Dixie) Quinn of Somerset, Tim (Kay) Quinn of Las Vegas, Linda (Don) Goodyear, Nashport, Jack (Tina) Quinn of Rushville and Patrick Quinn of Somerset; 18 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; and four great great grandchildren; brothers, Chuck (Mildred) Quinn and Joseph (Mary) Quinn of New Lexington, and Michael (Mary) Quinn of Fredricktown; and a sister; Patricia "Pat" (Dan) Juzwiak of Richwood.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife Thelma Abram Quinn; sisters, Margaret, Iwilda and Dorothy; and brother Bill.
Calling hours will be held from 2:00 until 6:00 pm. Sunday at the Chute-Wiley Funeral Home 118 S. Jackson St., New Lexington with American Legion services at 2:00, VFW at 4:00, Elks at 4:30, Eagles at 5:00 and Rosary at 5:30.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday at St. Rose Catholic Church, corner of Main & Water Sts., with Father Dan Dury as Celebrant. Burial will follow in Community Gardens Cemetery with full military graveside rites.
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