Robert Charles Michalak, 65, of Huntington Twp., Ohio passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at Pearlview Rehab and Wellness Center in Brunswick. He was born April 8, 1948 in Berea, Ohio to Raymond and Charlotte (Kluth) Michalak.
He grew up in North Olmsted and was later employed at Cleveland Crane and also Vet O Vitz Masonry in Brunswick. He had resided and farmed in Huntington for the past 40 years.
Surviving are his wife, Debra (nee Hintz), to whom he married on October 23, 1981 in Nova; children, Roberta Michalak of Wellington, Charlie Michalak of Wellington, Michael (Jennifer) Michalak of North Royalton, Daniel Michalak of Madison, New Jersey, Christine (Kyle) Oman of Palm Coast, Florida; seven grandchildren, Sarah, Dustin, Anthony, Lilly, Abagail, Adam, and Nathan; sister, Gail (Tom) Horner of Westlake; brothers, Tom (Stacie) Michalak of Spencer, Donald (Phyllis) Michalak of West Salem.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, David.
Visitation will be Tuesday, February 11, 2014 from 1 to 3 and 5 to 7 P.M. at the Parker & Son Funeral Home, 202 E. Main St., Spencer (330-648-2180). A short memorial will begin at 7 P.M. at the funeral home, followed by a gathering and supper at Spencer Baptist Church, 302 W. Main St.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Assoc., 70 West Streetsboro St., Suite 201, Hudson, OH 44236.