Robert (Bob) Hart (1920-2018)

Robert (Bob) Hart, surrounded by his family, went to be with his Lord Jan. 5, 2018, at the age of 97 years. He was born at home in Ellsworth County, Kan. to Paul and Annie Dorothea Burmaster Hart Dec. 6, 1920. He grew up in Ellsworth, Kan. and attended Ellsworth High School. His chosen profession was in the printing trade, starting at the Ellsworth Reporter.

He began his family when he married his beloved wife, Jewel Judy Kimbro Hart in Cleveland, Ohio Nov. 1, 1946. They were married for 68 years before her passing April 28, 2015.

He was sworn into the Navy as an “Avengers of Pearl Harbor” in a mass ceremony on June 7 1942. He served under this proud title in both the Atlantic and Pacific theaters, with the ranking of First Class Petty Officer. During the last two years of WWII, he served in the South Pacific from New Guinea throughout the Philippines.

After WWII he returned to the printing trade and worked in Cleveland, Junction City, Kan. and retired from a long tenure of 33 years with the Newspaper Printing Corporation in Nashville, Tenn., where he served as president of the union, negotiating contracts between the union and many printing companies.

He loved to travel with his family and wife and visited all 48 continental United States plus Hawaii & Guam. He along with his wife Judy, also traveled around the world visiting many  countries.

Robert is survived by his son, James Paul Hart (Vicki) of Ohio, and his daughter, Pamela Yvonne Snider (Steve) of Arkansas; five grandchildren, Michael Hart, Rebecca Hart Cash (Matthew), Blake Snider, Lisa Snider and Matthew Snider.

He was preceded in death by wife, Jewel (Judy) Hart, parents, Paul and Annie; four sisters, Lillian, Jessie, Daisy and Alice; and his first grandchild, Burke Alan Henderson.

A visitation will be held fro 5 p.m. until time of service at 6 p.m., Wednesday, Jan. 10, at the Ogle and Paul R. Young Funeral Home, 5086 College Corner Pike, Oxford Ohio.

There will be a graveside service will be held at 1 p.m., Jan. 13, at Union Cemetery in Dickson, Tenn.

Ogle and Paul R. Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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