April. 14, 1935 — March 23, 2008
SANDUSKY — Robert W. Strack, 72, of Sandusky, died early Sunday morning in Firelands Regional Medical Center after a brief illness.
He was born April 14, 1935, in Sandusky. He retired from Sam Stein and Associates after 33 years of service as a tool and dye maker.
He was an avid Cleveland Browns and Ohio State fan, loved animals, sports, and cars, and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his daughters, Cheryl (Don) Weichel of Sandusky, Teresa Strack of Sandusky, Karen (Ron) Blankenship of Norwalk, and Susan Akers of Berlin Heights; his loving companion, Mary Martin of Sandusky; 9 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; sister, Darlene Salzgeber of Sandusky; brother, Larry Strack of Sandusky; 4 nephews; and special little friend, Galin.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Wilbert and Doris (Johannsen) Strack.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Groff Funeral Home, 1607 E. Perkins Ave. Services will follow at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. John Mawhirter of Zion Lutheran Church officiating.
Entombment will be in Oakland Cemetery following the services.
Memorial gifts may be sent to the Erie County Humane Society, 1911 Superior Street, Sandusky, Ohio 44870.
Online condolences may be made at www.grofffuneralhomes.com.