Robert “Bob” R. Arter, 78, of Fremont, OH passed away on Thursday, January 1, 2015 at Bethesda Care Center. He was born July 25, 1936 in Fremont, the son of Emil and Florence (Garn) Arter. He was a 1954 graduate of Fremont Ross High School.
Bob served in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War, as an Aircraft Electrical Repairman, and was awarded the National Defense Service Medal. Bob was a Fireman with the Fremont Fire Department for thirty-one years and retired in 1993. He was a member of the VFW, American Legion and Loyal Order of Moose and enjoyed fishing.
Bob is survived by is children, Doug (Beckie) Arter, Mike Arter both of Fremont, Diana (Greg) Thomson of Green Springs, OH; former wife and mother of his children, Sharon Greiner of Fremont, OH; brother Richard (Sande) Arter of Cincinnati, OH; seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Patricia Arter.
Visitation: Monday, January 5, 2014 from 4 – 8 pm at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 425 E. State St, Fremont, OH.
Burial will be private for the family, with Military Honors, at a later date.
In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the American Cancer Society or Sandusky County Meals on Wheels.