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Robert Edwin DeMuth

December 5, 1926 ~ December 12, 2016 (age 90)

The family of Robert Edwin DeMuth, is saddened to announce Bob passed away, December 12, 2016 at Riverside Methodist Hospital surrounded by his devoted family. He was born in Lima, Ohio, December 5, 1926. Graduate of Columbus North High School (1944) and received a BA in Electrical Engineering from Ohio State University (1949). Veteran of the U.S. Navy, WW II. Robert was an accomplished design engineer and project leader, technical manager and sales engineer for over 46 years and was employed at Battelle Memorial Institute, AMP Inc., Midland Ross Grimes and Hamilton Avnet. He was Past-President of the Ohio Society of Professional Engineers, Past-Chairman of the Columbus Chapter of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and a Board Member of the Dublin Senior Center for 20 years. Bob loved spending time with family, vacationing at the beach and following the Ohio State Buckeyes. He was a man of integrity, strength, love & compassion who had a zest for life. His legacy to his grandsons is to be honest & truthful, to love with all your heart your wife, your family & your friends. Above all else, live life to the fullest every minute that you are blessed with here on earth. Preceded in death by his parents Stella and Harold DeMuth; brothers Jack & James DeMuth and sister Dorothy Stormont. Survived by wife of nearly 70 years, Phyllis; daughters Sherri (Rick) Callison, Debbi (Gregg) Davis; son Rob (Brenda) DeMuth; grandchildren Chad (Shonda) Callison, Chrissy (Roger) Nienaber, Katie (Tim) Dye, Kimmie (Eli) Johnson, Jedd & Mattison Davis, Holly & Annie DeMuth; great grandchildren Delaney & Avery Callison, Ellie, Kate & Trey Nienaber, Cameron, Gabe & Peyton Dye and Samuel Johnson; many cherished friends and extended family. A receiving hour for Bob’s family and friends beginning at 10:00 am will be followed by an 11:00 am memorial service officiated by Pastor Kyle Doebler. Both will be held at the LIBERTY BARN CHURCH, 7080 Olentangy River Rd, Delaware, OH 43015 on Tuesday, December 27. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Capital Area Humane Society, 3015 Scioto Darby Executive Ct., Hilliard, OH 43026 or the Liberty Barn Church, 7080 Olentangy River Rd, Delaware, OH 43015. Online condolences may be made at

Charitable donations may be made to:

Capital Area Humane Society
3015 Scioto Darby Executive Court, Hilliard OH 43026

Liberty Barn Church
7080 Olentangy River Road, Delaware OH 43015

 Service Information

Memorial Service
December 27, 2016

11:00 AM
Liberty Barn Church
7080 Olentangy River Road
Delawatre, OH 43015

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