Robert W. “Bob” Walton Sr., of Stout, Ohio, died Friday, April 27, 2012, at SOMC Hospice.

He was born in New Boston, Ohio, Jan. 10, 1942, to the late George Walton and Anna Mershon Walton. Bob was executive director of the Community Action Organization of Scioto County, and was a member of All Saints Episcopal Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Georgia Skeens; a brother-in-law, Herbert Skeens Sr.; and nephew, Herbert Skeen Jr.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Conn Walton, whom he married May 2002, in New Boston; two sons, Robert Wayne “Bob” (Shannon) Walton Jr. of Wheelersburg, and George Walton, of Cincinnati; one daughter, Sarah (Fred Marratto) Walton of Portsmouth; three grandchildren, Robert Wayne “Trey” Walton III, Will Walton and Keaton Kelly; step daughter, Jennifer (Ryan) Kelly; a niece, Sandra (Chris) McDonald; two nephews, Glenn (Kelly) Skeens and Christopher Skeens Jr. He is also survived by his loving dogs, Jakie and Joey.




DONATIONS GIVEN IN BOB'S MEMORY FROM THE WONDERFUL PEOPLE, BUSINESSES & ORGANIZATIONS LISTED BELOW:

ADAM & DANIELLE BROOKS
AKRON SUMMIT COMMUNITY ACTION, INC.
ANONYMOUS
BEVERLEY & WOODROW JAMESON
CAROLYN KEGLEY
COMMUNICATIONS WORKERS OF AMERICAN LOCAL 4510
COMMUNITY ACTION COMMITTEE OF PIKE CO., INC.
CORPORATION FOR OHIO APPALACHIAN DEVELOPMENT
CRAIG A. ALLEN ATTORNEY AT LAW
DAVID GREEN
DIANE BOSTER
DONALD R GOSSETT & COMPANY LLC
DR. ANGIE SHERMAN
DR. GAIL COUNTS
EMILY & BRUCE THOMAS
GREGORY & SARAH LANDSMAN
HOCKING-ATHENS-PERRY-COMMUNITY ACTION
JAMES & MARY HARWOOD
JENNIFER, RYAN & KEATON KELLY
JOAN & RONALD GILES
JOEL & DIANE BARINGER
JOHN & MARGARET DEMPSEY
JOHNNY & GLENNA SPELL
MARY BETH HEWITT
MICHAEL & KATHY STURGILL
NANCY & DEE MAUK
OHIO PARTNERS FOR AFFORDABLE ENERGY
OHIO VALLEY REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT COMMISSION
OSCO INDUSTRIES, INC.
PATRICIA & TED SMITH
PHILIP & MARGARET VETTER
RON & LISA HADSELL & FAMILY
SHARON SCOTT
SCIOTO COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY
SCOTT D. EVANS ATTORNEY AT LAW
SUZETTE RHEA
THE FAMILY OF VERN & THELMA RIFFE
WILLIAM & BETTY THACKER
WILLIAM R. & TRESE THACKER