Robert D. Valentine, 95, of Sandusky, and formerly of Attica, died Wednesday morning, April 21, 2010, in Ohio Veterans Home in Sandusky.
He was born July 20, 1914, in Bloomville, to Charles and Jessie (Hossler) Valentine. He married Alice M. Tusing April 30, 1948, in Attica, and she died April 1, 2004.
Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Janet (Roger) Post of Sandusky; a son, Larry R. (Sharon) Valentine of Warahachie, Texas; a granddaughter, Kayla Valentine of Warahachie, Texas; a brother, Stanley Valentine of Fremont; a sister, Mary Hudson of Fremont.
He was preceded in death by six brothers, George, Russell, Harold, Cecil, Leslie, and Richard Valentine; and two sisters, Bernita Schoonmaker and Gertrude Barnhart.
Mr. Valentine worked as a janitor at RR Donnelley in Willard until he retired.
He was a WW II Army veteran, serving in the Asiatic Pacific Theater as a truck driver and mechanic. He was a 60-year and life member of Victory American Legion Post 260 in Attica.
Visitation and funeral services will be announced later by Lindsey-Olds Funeral Home, 3085 Ohio 19, Bloomville. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery in Bloomville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Ohio Veterans Home, Resident Benefit Fund, Attention: Treasury, 3416 Columbus Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be shared with the family at lindseyoldsfh.com.