Robert A. Searle

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Robert A. Searle, 79, of Belle Center, passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014, in his home.

He was born in Chicago on April 8, 1934, a son of the late Francis and Lila Beebe Searle. He also was preceded in death by one stepson, Daniel Ganson, in 2004.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara; sons, Daniel (Patty) Searle, Scott Searle and Christopher (Donna) Searle; stepchildren, Christine and (Bob) Van Winkle and David (Dawn) Ganson; brother, Clark (JoAnn) Searle; seven grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

He retired from the Honda Motor Corporation and was a member of First Friends Church.

Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Jennings Farley Funeral Home, West Liberty, where a funeral is at 11 a.m. Wednesday. Burial is in Highland Memorial Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be directed to the First Friends Church, 808 W. Columbus Ave., Bellefontaine OH 43311.