2011-12-10 / Obituaries

Robert “Bob” Emery Baldwin

A memorial service for Robert “Bob” Emery Baldwin, 71, of Newark, was held on December 6, 2011, at Second Presbyterian Church, 42 Newark, with Rev. Charlie Smith officiating. Inurnment will be held at a later date at Maple Grove Cemetery.

Bob, a retired chief financial manager at Universal Veneer, passed away December 1, 2011, at the Selma Markowitz Hospice Care Center. He was born July 6, 1940, in Mt. Vernon, to the late Dr. Charles S. and Marian L. (Turner) Baldwin.

Bob graduated from Newark High School in 1958 and Franklin College in Franklin, Indiana in 1964. He was a member of Second Presbyterian Church where he served as Trustee, Deacon, and Elder. He was a member of Phi Delta Theta Fraternity, Licking Masonic Lodge 291 Utica, Scottish Rite Valley of Columbus, Aladdin Shriners, Newark Rotary, Treasurer of Licking County Historical Society, Past President of American Lung Association, Jaycees, and Katzenjammers.

He is survived by his loving wife, Sandra (Morrison) Baldwin; sons, Craig (Kelly) Baldwin of Newark and Doug (Cindy) Baldwin of Aurora, Ohio; daughter, Kristin (Steve) Gagliardi of Grove City; grandchildren, Spencer and Morgan Baldwin, Mackenzie and Will Baldwin, and Shelby, Brenton and Anton Gagliardi; step-mother, Connie Baldwin of Granville; sister, Mary Lou Tussing of Newark; brother, Charles (Geri) Baldwin of Columbus; sister-in-law, Patricia (Bill) Guinsler of Sylvania, Ohio; and nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Licking County Historical Society, 6 North 6th St. Newark, Ohio 43055, or Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, Ohio 43058.

The Baldwin family requests that all guestbook condolences be signed at www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com and click obituaries/ guestbook entry.

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