Robert W. Southall, 92, of Leesburg, FL passed away April 3, 2018. He was born February 3, 1926 in Cleveland, Ohio to George and Eileen Smyth Southall. He was an Army Veteran of WWII and worked for the Cleveland Regional Transit Authority for 33 years. He moved to Leesburg from Euclid, OH in 1991 and attended St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church in Wildwood, FL.
Survivors include: sons: William of Cleveland, OH and Robert (Marilyn) of Ft. Myers, FL; daughters: Barbara (Richard) Benson of Ocala, FL and Brenda (David) Hess of Houston, TX; 6 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and brother, George Southall. He was preceded in death by his wife Elizabeth Cooke and grandson Daniel Lynch.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday April 16, 2018 at St. Vincent DePaul Catholic Church at 11 AM. Interment including Military Honors will follow at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell, FL. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Hospice of Marion Co., 3231 SW 34th Ave, Ocala, FL 34474.
A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Robert and William Church in Euclid, OH on May 19, 2018 at 10 AM.