Bob K. Powers

December 18, 1926 ‒ December 28, 2005

Ashley, Ohio

Bob K. “Peanut” Powers, age 79 of Ashley, passed away Wednesday morning at Bennington Glen Care Center. He was born December 18, 1926 in Ashley to Stuart C. and Thelma Lucille (nee Kohler) Powers. He was a WWII Army veteran, retired from HPM with 28 years of service, and was a lifelong Ashley resident. He enjoyed driving and working on Ford automobiles. Prior to his position at HPM, for many years he was a mechanic for Humphreys Motors in Delaware. He is survived by a son Robert of Sarasota, FL; daughters Lori Powers of Ashley, Pamela Partlow-Wheeler of Delaware, Kathleen Partin of Michigan, and Lucy Powers of Westfield; nine grandchildren Patty, Angie, Chad, Samuel, Shelley, Jessica, Robert, Shannon, and Stephen; and a great-grandson Scotty; a brother Larry of Maine; sisters Gloria Schultz of Ashley and Diane Moore of Westerville. He was preceded in death by his parents, a son Jimmy, and a daughter-in-law Karen. Family will receive friends from 4:00 – 7:00 PM on Friday at the RODMAN BENNETT BROWN FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, 307 E. High St., Ashley where funeral services will be held Saturday at 11:00 AM. Graveside military honors will be held in Ashley Union Cemetery at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Morrow County Hospice, 851 W. Main St., Mt. Gilead, Ohio 43338