Robert W. Donaldson
Robert W. Donaldson, age 70 of Strasburg and formerly of Carrollton, passed away peacefully in his home Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011.
Born Jan. 9, 1941, in Carroll County, he was the son of the late Carl and Frances Donaldson.
Bob married the former Geneva Pitts Oct. 4, 1959. Together, they reared three children, Lana, Robin, and Brian.
His professional career with The Timken Company in Canton spanned 36 years. He attended NewPointe Church in Dover.
Bob will be deeply missed by his wife, Geneva; his three children, Lana Bright of Massillon, Robin (Henry) Albright of North Canton, Brian (Mary) Donaldson of Atlanta, GA; his grandchildren, Jaimee Clark, Brianna Donaldson, and Clint Donaldson; his great-granddaughter, Janelle Clark; and his sister, Sue Noble of Carrollton.
In addition to his parents, Bob was preceded in death by his brother, David Donaldson; and his grandson, Jarod Bright.
Memorial visitation will be held in the Geib Funeral Center at Dover Thursday, Sept. 29, 2011 from 4 - 5:30 p.m. A service celebrating his life will begin at 5:30 p.m. with Pastor Brett Faris officiating. Following the service, friends are invited to share a meal with Bob's family in the Geib Funeral Center 's hospitality room.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Aultman Hospice, 2821 Woodlawn Ave. NW, Canton, OH. 44708.
Those wishing to do so may send the family a personal condolence and sign the online guest registry by visiting the funeral home website.