Robert C. Fields

March 09, 1943 ‒ March 30, 2014

Sunbury, Ohio

Robert C. Fields, age 71, of Sunbury, passed away Sunday, March 30, 2014 at Bennington Glen Nursing Center in Marengo. He was born March 9, 1943, in Obetz, to the late Maurice J. and Leona Mae (Everett) Fields.

Born and raised in Obetz, Bob met the love of his life, Neta M. Grubb whom he married November 22, 1980. They made their home in Sunbury. Bob retired as a truck driver from Limited Brands after ore that 30 years of service.

A gun enthusiast, Bob dabbled in coin collecting and was often found fishing and gardening. As a NASCAR fan he cheered on Rusty Wallace and also enjoyed rooting for the San Francisco 49ers.

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Neta Fields of Sunbury; nieces, Joanna Hughes of Pickerington and Carolyn Dickerson of Baltimore; nephew Robert M. Hughes of Groveport; as well as numerous great nieces.

In addition to his parents, Bob was preceded in death by his sister, Judy Mae Hughes.

The family would like to offer their sincerest gratitude to the staff and friends at Bennington Glen Nursing Center for the exceptional care and compassion shown to Bob during his stay there.

Formal services will be scheduled for a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions be made to the American Heart Association, 15120 Collection Center Drive Chicago, IL 60693
DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury, is honored to serve the Fields family. Condolences may be expressed at