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“Bob's my Uncle! I love saying and it will never change. I know he is in heaven with his parents and my daddy and that it what keeps me smiling! I...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Kasie (Mumper) Deas - Jennings, FL

“Bob was a dear friend when I was his pastor. We had many good talks. I express my sincere sorrow to his daughters on the occasion of his death. To...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Rev. Keith McKnight - Ravenna, OH

“Beth, We were so sorry to hear about your Dad's death. You and your family are in our prayers. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Frank & Sylvia Melton - Lima, OH

“I've known Bob since I was 5, all through boyhood, Boy Scouts, and into adulthood. Unlike other friends, he was the one I really loved. ”
4 of 7 | Posted by: Nickolas G. Staffa, Jr. - Durham, NC

“We were surprised to hear about Bob but praising God that he is in Heaven dancing and singing in His presence. Our prayers are with you in this time...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Marvin Stephens - Elida, OH

“Susie and I would like to express our deepest sympathies to the family. We have great memories of Bob as we served together, prayed together, and...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Keith Stephens - Deltona, FL

“Beth, Meg, Cam, Greer, Randi Leigh, Jodi, Brooke and families. Our love and prayers are with you. Love, Uncle Carl & Aunt Jeannie ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Jeannie Robbennolt - Ashley, MI

Robert Oscar "Bob" Mumper, 71, died at 9:59 a.m. March 9, 2013, at St. Rita's Medical Center, He was born Nov. 11, 1941, in Baltimore to Fred and Alyce Nelsena Skiles Mumper, who preceded him in death. Mr. Mumper was a graduate of Dundalk High School, Dundalk, Md., and John Hopkins University. He worked in drafting, cost accounting, information systems and management at Westinghouse Electric Corp., and was retired from Sundstrand Electric Co. After retirement he also worked for Palmer-Donavin Manufacturing, Jesse Reese & Son Calvin Construction, and Tom Ahl Chrysler Dodge. Bob was a kind, giving, intelligent and caring man whose life was characterized and shaped by a deep faith and relationship with Jesus Christ. He gave of himself and his resources without asking anything in return, people no one else would turn to help, he did. Bob will be remembered as a great encourager, a caring and careful mentor, and the best listener. Those who knew him will never forget his mischievous smile and dry humor. He loved animals, especially cats, and had seven feline friends who were his constant companions. He is survived by seven children and 12 grandchildren, Beth (Greg) Moore, of Bluffton; Meg (Garry) Sammet, of McComb, and their children Rachael (Joel) Spitsnaugle, of Kettering, Renee (Jon) Lucas of Columbus, Ryan, Reilly and Reese Sammet of McComb; Randi (Todd) Pugsley and their children Morgan and Ellison Pugsley, all of Bluffton; Jodi Owen and her children, Ilene and Georgia Owen, all of Grove City; Brook (Tracey) Harris and their children, Veronica and Presley Nelson and Gabrielle Harris, all of Bluffton; Cameron Mumper, of Walbridge; and Greer (Abby Young) Mumper, of Lima. He was formerly married to Jacquelyn Mountan Hallahan of Youngstown, and Deb Mumper of Lima, and they survive. Additional survivors include an aunt, numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins, and the many friends to whom he was a mentor, dad or brother. Preceding him in death were a brother, Richard Mumper; a stillborn son; and a grandson, Preston Owen. Services will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Cable Road Alliance Church. Dr. Michael Boyes and the Rev. David Latsha will officiate. There will be a private burial service at a later date. Friends may call 5 to 8 p.m. today at the Shawnee Chapel of Chiles–Laman Funeral & Cremation Services and one hour prior to the service Wednesday at the church . In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Cable Road Alliance Church, where Bob was a member, or Angels for Animals Rescue League. Condolences may be expressed at chiles-lamanfh.com.

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