Robert Jean Huffman, 73, of Tiffin passed away on Thursday, February 28, 2013 at home, after a brief battle with cancer.
Robert was born June 9, 1939 to the late Louis C. and Marguriete (Karcher). He is survived by his wife, Sara Jane (Watkins) of 53 years.
Other survivors include two sons, Robert J. Jr. of Tiffin and Mark V. of Pau Paw, Michigan, two daughters, Kathleen E. of Austin, Texas, Laura L. of Apopka, Florida and grandchildren, a sister, Annie Phillips of Bloomville.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Louis Jr. and three sisters, Eva, Dorothy, and Betty Lou.
Robert retired from General Motors in Sandusky, and spent his entire life caring for and providing for his family.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at the Engle-Shook Funeral Home and Crematory in Tiffin with the Rev. James Spradlin officiating. Visitation for family and friends will be on Monday, from 5-7 p.m., and on Tuesday, from 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow the services on Tuesday at the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery with military honor's being rendered by the United Veterans Council.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Memorial Hospital, or to the charity of the donor's choice.