Robert Kibble


BRYAN -- Robert E. Kibble, 88, of Bryan, passed away on Tuesday, June 11, 2013, in Ney, Ohio.

He was born on April 14, 1925, to William and Ola (Ream) Kibble in Defiance County, Ohio. He

married Annabelle Stover in 1942 and she passed away in 2001. Robert was a lifelong farmer and enjoyed watching Indy car racing.

He is survived by his grandchildren, Richard (Ellen) Bailey of Edgerton and Carole (Lynn) Dickey of Perrysburg; and great-grandchildren, Jarod (Dolly) Bailey of Al Manamah, Bahrain, Garrett Dickey of Perrysburg and Brooklyn Dickey of Perrysburg.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; daughter, Judy Lee Singer; and a brother, Roger Kibble.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at Schaffer Funeral Home, Defiance, with Rev. Tim Yazel officiating. Burial will follow at Evansport Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, June 18, 2013, at the funeral home.

The family suggests memorials be made to the Fort Defiance Humane Society. Online condolences can be given at

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