FARNSWORTH, Robert “Bob” E. age 77 of Sardis, Ohio died Friday, April 26, 2013 at his home.

He was born October 22, 1935 in Washington County, Ohio, a son of the late Harold “Doc” and Marie West Farnsworth.

He was a retired mill worker for Ormet Rolling Mill, Hannibal, Ohio, with 39 years of service. He was a member of the Sardis United Methodist Church, Masonic Lodge #597 F. & AM, Clarington, Ohio, for 50 years, Scottish Rite, Valley of Cambridge and the Osiris Shrine.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Frank Farnsworth and two sisters, Mary Poole and Connie Burchett.

Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Betty Conley Farnsworth; a son, Deron Farnsworth of Sardis, Ohio, a daughter, Tracey (Chris) Whitley-Bray of Cincinnati, Ohio, one sister, Pearl and a granddaughter, Jessica Nicole Whitley.

Family will receive friends on Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. at the Grisell Funeral Home 37234 Mound St. Sardis, Ohio, where services will be held on Tuesday at 11 a.m. with Rev. Richard Wilson officiating. Masonic Services will be Monday at 6:45 p.m. at funeral home.

Interment will be in Matamoras Cemetery, New Matamoras, Ohio.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Sardis United Methodist Church P.O. Box 85 Sardis, Ohio 43946.

Sympathy expressions at grisellfuneralhomes.com


FARNSWORTH, Robert age 77, of Sardis, Ohio, died Friday, April 26, 2013, at home.

Arrangements are pending at Grisell Funeral Home, Sardis.