Robert L. Minor
Robert L. Minor, age 62, of Canton passed away Saturday evening, May 19, 2012, in Canterbury Villa of Alliance.
Born in Coshocton, he was the son of the late Donald and Marilyn (Scott) Minor.
He had been a resident of Canton most of his life. He was a 1968 graduate of Glenwood High School. He retired in 2005 from The Timken Company after 33 years of service, where he was a steelworker and ran an overhead crane.
He was a member of Golden Lodge Local #1123 United Steel Workers of America, AFL-CIO, and served in the US Army during the Vietnam War.
He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Tara and Michael Murphy of Salem; his son and daughter-in-law, Bryan and Valerie Minor of Navarre; five grandchildren, Grant and Quentin Minor, Payton and Mikaylynn Murphy and Jordan Whitmer.
He was preceded in death by a brother and sister, Steven Minor and Elaine Marion, and his uncle, Jack Minor.
Services will be held May 23 at 11 a.m. in Formet-Clevenger and Gordon Funeral Home in Canton with Pastor Mike Doak officiating. Interment will be in Westview Cemetery in Carrollton with full military honors by Carrollton American Legion #428 and Carrollton VFW Post #3301. Friends may call Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.