Robert L. Winkelman, Sr.

July 29, 1935 - May 5, 2020
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Robert L. Winkelman, Sr. 84, of Canton, passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2020 in Aultman Hospital.

Born in Farmerstown, he was the son of the late Pauline Winkelman. He had retired from U.S. Ceramic Tile Company at East Sparta, where he was a Supervisor and was a member of the New Philadelphia B.P.O.E. #510.

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Robert L. Winkelman, Sr. 84, of Canton, passed away Tuesday, May 5, 2020 in Aultman Hospital.

Born in Farmerstown, he was the son of the late Pauline Winkelman. He had retired from U.S. Ceramic Tile Company at East Sparta, where he was a Supervisor and was a member of the New Philadelphia B.P.O.E. #510.

Robert is survived by his son, Robert L. Winkelman, Jr. of Canton; two step-sons, Dan (Julie) Ritz and Doug (Krista) Ritz of Canton; a step-daughter, Tina (Joe) Cavailer of Louisville; two brothers, Ernie Amacher and Richard Amacher of New Philadelphia; three sisters, Betty (David) Hurst, Carol LeMasters and Doris Bailey of New Philadelphia; ten grandchildren, Brandi, Chad, Colin, Dani, Jake, Mitch, Tasha, Megan, Molly and Katie and 10 great grandchildren.

In addition to his mother, Robert is preceded in death by his first wife, Martha Winkelman and his second wife, Sally Winkelman.

For those wishing to show their love and support for Robert’s family, a viewing, from the safety of your vehicle, has been scheduled for Saturday, May 9, 2020 from 10 to 11 AM in the Geib Funeral Center at Dover, where the family will greet friends while adhering to social distancing mandates. A private family graveside service will be held following the visitation.

 

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Date: Saturday, May 9, 2020

Time: 10:00 am

End Time: 11:00 am

Geib Funeral Center at Dover

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5600 N Wooster Avenue, Dover, OH, 44622

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Born: July 29, 1935
Died: May 5, 2020

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Geib Funeral Home & Crematory

On behalf of the Geib Family and Staff, we offer our most sincere sympathy for your loss. We are honored to have been called upon to serve your family.

 

Joan Lappin posted on 5/11/20

To the Amacher family, You are all in our thoughts and prayers. Tom, Joan & Emily Lappin

 

Brad Rippel posted on 5/11/20

To the entire Amacher Family, I just found out about Bob's passing. I did not know Bob, but pretty much know and love the rest of the Amacher Family. As with any loss, there will be a holein your life that can never be filled, but please find comfort in the fact that your fond memories of Bob will be in your hearts forever. Prayers of comfort for all. Brad Rippel and Family

 

Timothy Leake posted on 5/11/20

Sending our deepest sympathies in your families loss!

 

Nerissa & Rich Marino posted on 5/8/20

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. We attended FBC with Bob. Sat in the same row with him actually. He was always a very sweet man. He will be missed but we know he is in a better place. Look forward to seeing him and Sally again one day.

 

Fred & Doris Ricer posted on 5/6/20

We are so sorry for your loss, our deepest sympathy to the family.

 

Karen (Beitzel) Welch posted on 5/6/20

Keeping your family in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

 

Rose Barnish posted on 5/6/20

Sending condolences to your family

 

Shirley King posted on 5/6/20

To all the Amacher families: Dave & Betty Hurst family; Carol LeMasters family; Doris Bailey family; Ernie Amacher; Rich Amacher You have our sincere sympathy in the passing of your brother Bob. Treasure your memories You are in our thoughts and prayers, God's peace surround you In Christian love Merle and Shirley King

 

Dennis Seth posted on 5/6/20

My condolences to the family and friends of Bob. He was a true gentleman and will be missed by all.

 

Ella Kline posted on 5/5/20

In loving memory and deepest sympathy to the Winkelman family. Love , Ella , Madison , and Soren

 

Jack & Carole Hurst posted on 5/5/20

Sorry to hear of Bob’s passing. You have our deepest sympathy. We’ll keep all of you in our prayers.

 

Angie West posted on 5/5/20

Remembering a gentle, family man, who was always so kind. You will be sadly missed by your family, and your brother's and sisters. You join your beloved wife, Sally and those who have gone before. Rest peacefully, Bob. It was an honour to know you

 

Angela McClintock from Broad Run posted on 5/5/20

Deepest sympathy to the whole family.

 

Tom and Peggy Hurst posted on 5/5/20

Our deepest love and sympathy Betty and the Amacher family. Tom and Peggy Hurst

 

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