Robert Maurice "Nuss" Nusbaum, 74, of Tiffin, died at 10:05 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center, Toledo.
Robert was born July 8, 1938, in Seneca County, to Ralph and Josephine (Bridinger) Nusbaum. He married Diane Huffmon May 29, 1965, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Tiffin, and she survives in Tiffin.
Other survivors include a daughter, Holly McCray of Tiffin; two grandchildren, Dylan and Davyd McCray; a brother, Terry L. (Elaine) Nusbaum of Tiffin; four sisters, Jackie S. Depp, Vicki J. (Donald) Bauer, Georgia A. Nusbaum and Marian Sherwood, all of Tiffin; and a sister-in-law, Elaine Huffmon of Gibsonburg.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Jerry and Edward Nusbaum; and a sister, Twila John.
Robert attended Columbian High School. He was a member of the U.S. Air Force from 1956-1958 during the Korean War. He retired from sales at J.F. Walker Company. Robert also worked in sales at Tiffin Paper Company. He was a pressman at The Advertiser-Tribune and Toledo Blade. After retirement, he worked part time at Ballreich's, Frosted Foods and Quick Tab II. He was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Tiffin, the Eagles and AMVETS. Robert enjoyed golf and dartball. He loved people, especially spending time with his grandsons.
Family and friends may call 4-8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2012, at Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory, 214 S. Monroe St., Tiffin, OH 44883, (419) 447-3113. A wake service will be at 3:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
Prayers will be said at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at the funeral home, followed by his funeral Mass at 10 a.m. at St. Mary Catholic Church, Tiffin. The Rev. Michael Roemmele will officiate. The rosary will be recited 20 minutes before the Mass. Burial will be immediately following at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery.
Memorials contributions may be made to Volunteers of America Autumnwood Care Center, Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center or to a charity of the donor's choice in care of the funeral home.
To view the celebration of life video, to send online condolences or for directions to the funeral home, go to www.traunerofuneralhome.com.