November 21, 2009
Robert P. Sells, 80 of Urbana, went to be with the Lord, Saturday, November 21, 2009 in Mary Rutan Hospital, Bellefontaine.
Bob served his country in the United States Navy. He retired from Plastic Research after 42 years of service.
Bob enjoyed repairing clocks, playing golf, fishing, NASCAR, mushroom hunting, camping with his family and friends and his dog Smokey; but most of all he loved teasing his grandkids.
Bob is survived by his wife, Imo (Markin) Sells whom he was married to for 61 years, his son, Robert P. Jr. (Cynthia) Sells, his grandson, Douglas (Bev) Sells, his granddaughter, Stacy (Mike) Schwierking, great grandchildren, Mercedes and Jesse Sells, Alishia and Deidra Schwierking, Hailey Brown; as well as several nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends; brothers, John (Isabelle) Sells and Jim (Sharon) Sells; sisters, Beatrice Jewell, Betty Sells and Mary (Dick) Jordan.
He is preceded in death by his father, Lyman Sells; his mother, Lefa (Viets) Sells; son, William J. Sells; brothers, Raymond, William, Buddy Lyman, Forest and Richard.
Following Bob’s wishes his body will be cremated. Memorial contributions may be made is his memory
Condolences may be expressed to family at www.vernonfh.com.
Services are entrusted to Vernon Funeral Home, Urbana.