Robert L. “Bob” Owens

March 21, 1950 ‒ August 18, 2015

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Robert L. “Bob” Owens, 65, of Mansfield passed away Tuesday August 18, 2015 in Ohio Health MedCentral Mansfield Hospital.

The son of Stanley and Anna L. (Steagall) Owens, Robert was born March 21, 1950 in Mansfield and was graduated from Mansfield Senior High School.

Bob loved fast cars, and was passionate about racing.  He followed NASCAR, stock car racing, and go-cart racing.  His favorite driver was Rocky Owens.  Bob also enjoyed bowling.

Bob cherished his family, and will be remembered most as a loving brother and uncle.

He is survived by his brother-in-law Jim Estep of Mansfield; sister-in-law Shirley Owens of Mansfield; nieces and nephews Mike and Kevin Owens, special niece Pam Owens, Debbie, and Allen Brinegar, Tony Estep, and Teresa Starkey; as well as extended family.

Along with his parents he was preceded in death by his brother William “Bill” Owens, sisters and brother-in-law Darlene (Earl) Brinegar and Betty Estep; nephews Darren Owens and Elwood “Dude” Brinegar.

The family will receive friends Monday August 24, 2015 from 11 am to 12 pm in the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home where funeral services will begin at 12 noon.  Burial will follow in Mansfield Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the charity of the donor’s choice may be made through the funeral home.

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