Robert Cole, age 85, died on November 23, 2017 at the Pines nursing facility, Carolina Meadows in Chapel Hill, NC.
He was born May 6, 1932 in Ada, Ohio to Robert and Eunice Cole who proceeded him in death. He married Carolyn Rayl Cole in 1951 and she also proceeded him in death.
Surviving are two sons: Michael (Nancy) Cole of Dartmouth, NH and Charles (Robin) Cole of Simpsonville, SC; two daughters Christina (Stewart) Graham of Fort Wayne, IN and Melanie (David) Vandermast of Chapel Hill, NC; two brothers Steve (Peg) Cole and William (Lynn) Cole both of Ada OH; and a sister Carol Martin of Marco Island, FL. He had 13 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
Visitation and service will be held December 16th at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home in Ada, OH. A private burial will be held in Woodlawn cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the American Heart Association.