Robert L. ‘Bob’ Neeley

Robert L. “Bob” Neeley, 82, of Olmsted, died at 9:28 p.m. Saturday, May 30, 2020, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion.

Mr. Neeley was born on Dec. 22, 1937, in Olmsted,  the son of Norval and Sophia Simpson Neeley.

He was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran. He retired from the Village of Olmsted. He served on the Village of Olmsted Board for most of his adult life. He loved river and commercial fishing.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Carol Ann Neeley; a sister, Mary Jo Neeley; and a  brother, William “Bill” Neeley.

Survivors include his children, Richard L. Neeley, Anthony W. “Tony” Neeley of Olmsted and Robyn (Richard) Hamilton of Olmsted; a brother, Charles “Bud” (Karen) Neeley of Centralia; a sister, Sharon (Dave) Perriguey of Mishawaka, Ind.; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; other relatives and friends.

There will be no public services.

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Jones Funeral Home Villa Ridge is in charge of  arrangements.

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