Robert W. Neuman, 72, of North Ridgeville, passed away Thursday, December 26, 2013, at St. John Medical Center in Westlake, following a long illness. He was born in Elyria and had been a resident of North Ridgeville since 1968.
Robert worked as a metallurgist for Foseco Metallurgical Inc. in Brookpark for over 35 years, retiring in 2004. He was a member of St. Julie Billiart Catholic Church in North Ridgeville and American Foundryman Association.
He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, playing cards, was an avid fan of all Cleveland sports teams and The Ohio State University.
Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Beverley (nee Kraig) Neuman; son, Brian of Newton Falls; daughter, Beth (Ken) Krosky of Avon; grandchildren, Haley Veite, Grace, Sarah and Wyatt Neuman; and brother, Dale (Dona) Neuman of Kansas City, Missouri.
He was preceded in death by his son, John Neuman; and parents, Joseph and Mabel Neuman.
Friends may call Sunday, December 29, 2013, from 2 until 5 P.M., at the Bogner Family Funeral Home, 36625 Center Ridge Rd., North Ridgeville, where a prayer service will be held Monday, December 30, 2013, at 11 A.M., followed by an 11:30 A.M. Mass at St. Julie’s Church, 5500 Lear Nagle Rd., North Ridgeville. Robert’s brother-in-law, Reverend Robert Kraig and Reverend George Vrabel, Pastor, will concelebrate. Private burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 10501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106.