Robert A. Butler, 61, of Girard, passed away peacefully Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at Hospice House in Poland. He was born February 26, 1958 in Cleveland, the son of Robert and Sarah “Sally” (Loy) Butler.
Robert attended Windham High School and worked in maintenance for R & J Trucking. He also worked for years at Wedgwood Lanes. He enjoyed spending time with his children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. He was also fond of music and motorcycles.
He is sadly missed by his loving wife of nearly 39 years, Wendy (Sprague) Carpenter Butler, whom he married August 23, 1980; a son, Ronald Carpenter, Jr. (Tammi Drum) of Madison; eight grandchildren: Amber, Harley, Mario, Angela, Alexandra, Juliette, Addem, and Dante; seven great-grandchildren: Shelby, Lia, Bentley, Owen, Tearain, Antabella, and James; two sisters, Joanne Gannon and Michelle Poling (Paul), both of Newton Falls; and two brothers, Michael Butler (Darlene) of Vienna and Anthony Butler of Warren.
Preceding him in death are his parents; a son, Todd A. Butler; a grandson, Ronald Carpenter III; a sister, Mary Jo Butler; and a brother, Thomas Butler.
A celebration of life will be held Sunday, May 19, 2019 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm at Masters, 1675 Trumbull Avenue, Girard, Ohio 44420 (Liberty Township).