Robert Lee Van Hoose, 81, of Springfield quietly passed away Monday, April 12, 2021 at his residence. Bob was born December 24, 1939 in Urbana, Ohio to Arbie and Ruby (Humble) Van Hoose. He grew up in the Urbana area and was a resident of Springfield, Ohio for many years. He graduated from Triad High School in 1958 and after many years of service, he retired from COTA in Columbus, Ohio and the Clark County Transit. Bob was preceded in death by his parents and his wife of 31 years, Jeanetta Eva Van Hoose. He is survived by his children; Angela Kay Van Hoose, Robert Todd Van Hoose, Holly Lynn (Bryan) Lewis; step daughter, Sheli Crotty, step son-in-law; Dr. Mike Crotty, grandchildren; Zach (Casey) Ridder, Taylor Lewis and friend Sean Humphreys, step grandchildren; Paige Crotty, Sierra Crotty and Andrew Crotty, great grandchild; Ben Ridder, one brother; Rev. David (Esther) Van Hoose, two nephews; Tim Van Hoose and Terry (Carrie) Van Hoose. Bob was a member of the Mechanicsburg Masonic Lodge and a member of the Urbana Church of Christ in Christian Union. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 Noon Friday in the Urbana Church of Christ in Christian Union, 1121 North Main St. Urbana, Oho with Rev. David Van Hoose officiating. Friends may visit with the family from 10:00AM until the time of the services. Burial will follow in Kingscreek Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Urbana Church of Christ in Christian Union Maintenance Fund. Arrangements are being handled by the JONES-KENNEY-ZECHMAN FUNERAL HOME. Condolences maybe shared at www,jkzfh.com.
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