COLUMBUS — Robert Allen Scheff, Jr., 58, of Columbus, passed away unexpectedly, Sunday, January 10, 2021. He was born in Marion on December 16, 1962 to the late Robert Allen Scheff, Sr. and Judy C. (Davis) Scheff.
Robert graduated in 2000 from The Ohio State University with a Bachelors of Materials Science and Engineering. He was a proud veteran who served his country with the Army National Guard in Saudi Arabia, during Desert Storm. His friends describe him as a "kind man" and a "gentle soul." He was adored by his "fur" niece, Maggie, who will miss him terribly.
He was also preceded in death by his brother, Gregory, in June of 2020.
Survivors include one sister, Debra Scheff of Delaware; one brother, Steven Scheff of Marion; one Aunt, Joan Breece (Ernie) of Marion, cousins Lynn Rose (Danny) and Natalie Tackett (Troy) also of Marion. He leaves a sister-in-law, Margit; nieces Stefanie and Miriam (Sven) and a brand-new great nephew, Jonathan in Germany.
A service to honor Mr. Scheff will be held at the convenience of the family. Any donations may be made, in Robert's name, to a Veteran's organization of the donor's choice. To leave a condolence or to share a memory please visitwww.robinsonfuneralhomeinc.com.