Robert served in the U.S. Marine Corp. He enjoyed spending time with his family, bowling and playing cards.
Survivors include two daughters, Sandra E. McCourt of Cleveland, Robin G. Krause (Gus) of Lorain; three sons, Robert W. Board of Lorain, Marshall C. Board of Brook Park, Rodney A. Treadwell (Jen) of Elyria. Additional survivors include six grandchildren; a great grandchild; and a brother, Walter (Jean) Board of Elyria.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, Rome Arthur and Grace (nee Cross) Board; and 11 brothers and sisters. Family will receive friends Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 5 until 7 P.M., at The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at State Rt. 57) Elyria (440)322-4626, where funeral services will be at 7 P.M., immediately following visitation. Inurnment will be private at Resthaven Memory Gardens in Avon.
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