The Obit For Bob Isbell

Robert R. Isbell

Published in the Toledo Blade on 2/12/2009


Robert R. Isbell, 76, of Perrysburg, Ohio passed away February 9, 2009, at Hospice of Northwest Ohio, Perrysburg.

He was born in Paulding, Ohio on June 13, 1932, to Hiram and Nellie (Morrow) Isbell.

Robert retired from C & O Railroad after 40 years of service. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and loved sports.

Bob played minor league baseball for many years, where he held a record 22 strike outs in a game.

Surviving are his sons, Michael (Linda) and Scott (Norma); sister, Darlene (Bill Burgess) Speck; brother, Richard (Linda); 1 granddaughter; several nieces and nephews, and best friend, Myron. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services and interment will be private.

Arrangements by the Kinsey Funeral Home. www.egglestonmeinert.com.