CANFIELD, OH – There will be a memorial service at 11 a.m on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2013, at the Berlin Center United Methodist Church for Robert Baird, 82, who died at his residence on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013
Robert was born May 2, 1931, in Youngstown, Ohio (Mahoning County) a son of the late Lewis and Ada Arn Baird and was a lifelong area resident.
He graduated from Canfield High School and went on to serve in the Marines during the Korean War. Robert was a member of the Leetonia American Legion Post No. 131, the VFW Post No. 5532 of Washingtonville and enjoyed turkey shooting.
Besides his wife, the former Nancy Lee Casteel, whom he married in 1974, he leaves a daughter, Renee (Jim) Walker of Poland, Ohio; a son, Robert L. (Cindy) Wright of Salem, Ohio; a stepson, John Solomon of Boston; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; a sister, Helen Perrine; a brother, Paul Baird; and a sister-in-law, Margo Baird, all of Canfield, Ohio.
Besides his parents, Robert was preceded in death by two brothers, Richard Baird and Howard Baird.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Lane Family Funeral Homes, Canfield Chapel.
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