Calling hours will be held from 5-7pm on Thursday, August 1, 2019 at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st St, Newark, OH 43055.
Bob spent his life working construction and being a big part of the sheep community. He raised club lambs, helped local 4-H kids, and was a member of Licking County Sheep Improvement Committee.
Bob is survived by his father; loving wife of 23 years, Marisa; children, Dr. Christina Crouch and Robert F. “Bobby” Schmeltzer, III; grandson, Kayden; siblings, Sheila (Mike) Cluse, Donna (Jerry) Robinette, Theresa (Steve) Morris, Scott (Melissa) Schmeltzer, and Mike Mitchell; siblings-in-law, Tamara (Jim) McCormack, Riccardo (Skyler) Martinez, and Randolfo (Kerry) Martinez. He also leaves behind many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Bob is preceded in death by his mother; sister, Tina Mitchell; and great nephew, Waylon Morris.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Bob’s memory may be made to Bob’s Fight Fund, which is now being used to help cover his final expenses, at http://www.gofundme.com/bob039s-fight-fund
To sign an online guestbook, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.