STUBBS, Robert E., age 99 of Eaton, OH. formerly of Gratis, died Wed. Nov. 11, 2015 in Eaton. He was born in Butler County on Aug. 8, 1916 to Clifford and Clara (Roberts) Stubbs. Robert was a graduate of Gratis High School and was a W.W.II Army veteran. He had worked for Sears as an automotive service manager for many years and he was also a farmer. He was a member of Eaton Post 215 American Legion and a member of the West Elkton Friends Meeting.
He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Helen Stubbs, daughter, Jennifer (Bob) Yost, Silver City, New Mexico, 3 grandchildren, Nathan (Amy) Yost, Michael (Vanessa) Yost, Roberta Yost (Vince) Vesely, all of New Mexico, 7 great grandchildren, Cade, Taeron, Bailey, Seth, Tayson, Joshua and Caleb, many nieces and nephews. Robert was preceded in death by his parents, a great grandchild, Jonathan Vesely, 2 brothers, Rudolph Stubbs, Howard Stubbs, and 3 sisters, Ruby Stubbs Hartman, Dorothy Stubbs Clippinger and Edna Stubbs Koeller.
Funeral services will be held 11:00 A.M. Wed. Nov 18, 2015 at West Elkton Friends Meeting with Rev. Leigh Tolton officiating. Burial will be in Fairmound Cemetery, West Elkton, OH. Friends may call on Tues. from 6-8PM at Lindloff-Zimmerman Funeral Home in Gratis, OH. and one hour prior to the funeral at the church on Wed. Memorial donations may be made to West Elkton Friends Meeting, West Elkton, OH. Contact Lindloff Zimmerman for condolences.