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Rose and Black Funeral Home - Stoneboro
Sunday August 7th, 2022
4:00pm - 7:00pm

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Rose and Black Funeral Home - Stoneboro
Monday August 8th, 2022
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Robert "Bob" Arden Poole, Sr.

Robert Arden “Bob” Poole, Sr., 84 of Lake Twp, Stoneboro, passed away on August 4, 2022 at his home. Bob was born in Lake Twp on May 20, 1938 to the late Veryl C. and Bessie Marie (Harrison) Poole. He was a graduate of Lakeview High School and proudly served his Country in the United States National Guard. Bob continued farming his family farm on Poole Road and also was the owner and operator of Poole Bussing for a number of years.

Bob loved his work as a farmer and enjoyed tending to and showing his cattle. He enjoyed antique cars and belonged to several antique car clubs and was a life member of the Chevy Club. He also served on the fair board for the Great Stoneboro Fair for 10 years.

Bob married his beloved wife, Judy (Proud) Poole on August 23, 1958, she survives at home. The couple would soon have celebrated 64 years of marriage.

In addition to his wife, Bob is survived by his son; Robert (Darice) Poole Jr. of Mercer, daughters; Shelbee (Shawn) Hostetler of Stoneboro, Sharon (Frank) Defino of Bridgeport, WV, and Sherry Poole of Stoneboro, grandchildren; Tim (Paige) Adams, Delaney and Bradley Poole, Payton and Chase Hostetler, and Frank and Maria Defino, and great-grandchildren; Olivia and Briar Adams.

In addition to his parents Bob was preceded in death by an infant son; Brett Poole.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Rose and Black Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. 99 Franklin Street, Stoneboro, where family and friends are welcome from 4 pm – 7 pm on Sunday, August 7. A funeral service will take place on Monday, August 8, at 11 am at the funeral home with the Rev. Randy Ritchey, Barry Markle, and Chris Campbell, officiating.

Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.RoseAndBlackFH.com

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Judy & family, Our prayers are with you for comfort & peace. So sorry about Bob's passing, always thought a lot of him. Jim & Marilyn Turner.

Marilyn Turner Aug 13 2022 11:15 AM

Bob and I are so sad for your family. We all know where your Bob is now, happy and with no pain. We hope to see him on the other side waiting with that big smile on his face. He was a special person.

Bob and Kathy Anderson Aug 8 2022 4:50 PM

I am so sorry to hear of Bob's passing. Sending my Deepest Sympathy to Judy and the whole family.
Sincerely, Topper

Richard Buchanan Aug 8 2022 1:54 PM

Judy and family.
Rest in peace Bob. Another wonderful classmate gone too soon. You leave many good memories. Pat and my prayers are with you Judy, and your family.

Duane and Pat Mohney Aug 8 2022 1:22 PM

We were so sorry to hear of Bob’s passing while out of town , Our sincerest sympathies and prayers are going out to you during this difficult time..

Sheri and Bryan Hapeman Aug 8 2022 6:59 AM

Dear Judy and Family,
I was saddened to hear of Bob's passing. It seems like just yesterday that He and I were discussing the history of people and land in our neighborhood. I pray that your memories will bring you joy,and that God will wrap his loving arms around you, and give you peace.

Juliana North Hopper Aug 7 2022 7:27 PM

My deepest sympathy and prayers go out to you Judy,and your family.

Sandy Harrison Amon and family. Aug 7 2022 2:19 PM

We are so very sorry to hear of the passing of your father. May you remember all the wonderful memories you had. Our thoughts and love are with you.

The Lotis Family Aug 6 2022 3:31 PM

Dear Judy,
Just to let you know my heartfelt thoughts are with you. Bob was a fine person.
Elaine Wilson

Elaine Wilson Aug 6 2022 12:51 PM

Judy, my thoughts and prayers are with you and all of the family. I am so sorry.
With love, Jackie Reiser Sandusky

Jackie Sandusky Aug 6 2022 9:11 AM

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