Robert D. Harrold

October 1, 1921August 31, 2014

Harrold, Robert (Bob) Dale age 92, of Centerville, Ohio died August 31, 2014. Bob was born October 1, 1921 in Wooster, Ohio and later graduated from Wooster High School in 1940. He then joined the Army Air Corps serving in Alaska from 1942-1945. After his discharge he attended Ohio State University in 1945 and 1946. He then graduated in 1947 from the Cleveland Engineering Institute and Acme School of Tool and Die Design in 1949. Bob was employed by General Tool and Design for 25 years and later retired from F & G Multislide Tool and Design after 25 years. He was a lifetime member of Kettering Kiwanis and a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church of Kettering, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his brother James (Jim) Harrold. Survivors include his wife of 66 years Peggy Ann (Blosser) Harrold; daughter, Karen (Frank) Fahrer; son, Scott (Donna) Harrold; granddaughters, Nicole (Mark) Iiames, Amanda (Nathan) Strimpel, Chelsie Harrold and Keith Bond, Shelby (Ryan) Gray, Morgan (Johnny) Ortez; great granddaughters, Elizabeth Iiames, Ella Strimpel, Louella Bond, Charlotte Gray, Peyton Ortez, and Presleigh Ortez. Funeral Services 11 am Thursday September 4, 2014 at the TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME-FAR HILLS CHAPEL 5471 Far Hills Ave at Rahn Rd. Pastor Robert Ashburn officiating. Entombment Heritage Hills Mausoleum. Friends may call from 10am-11am Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to The Hospice of Dayton 324 Wilmington Ave Dayton, Ohio 45420. On line condolences may be made to


  • Visitation Thursday, September 4, 2014
  • Funeral Service Thursday, September 4, 2014

Robert D. Harrold

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Nancy Harrold

September 3, 2014

So sorry to hear the news, Bunk my favorite Uncle. I have fond memories especially when Dad was sick and he would come over and just want to spend time with us before Dad left us to be with the Lord. The kindest man and was always happy. Love you Bunk,

Sandy & Ken Rose

September 3, 2014

Please accept our heartfelt sympathy. God bless you and your family during your time of loss.
Love Sandy and Ken

Paula Coder

September 3, 2014

My deepest sympathy for your loss, my prayers are with you and your family.

Loralee Perkins

September 2, 2014

Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss…our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
With heartfelt condolences,