WARREN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Robert L. Mealy, 91, of Warren, passed away surrounded by his loving family, Thursday evening, August 22, 2019, at his residence.
He was born July 25, 1928, in Mineral Ridge, a son of the late Raymond and JoAnna (Shaw) Mealy.
Bob attended Niles McKinley High School and then enlisted and served in the United States Marine Corps.
He was employed as a police officer with the Warren Police Department for 27 years. He also worked as a bailiff for Judge Lynn B. Griffith and at the Trumbull County Club for 21 years until he was 83 years old.
On October 22, 1949, Robert married the former Viola M. Ellis. They shared almost 70 years of marriage and many wonderful memories together. She survives him.
Bob was a member of the Blessed Sacrament Roman Catholic Church in Warren.
He enjoyed golfing, gardening, fishing, traveling and spending his winters in Arizona.
Besides his wife, Bob is survived by three children, Kathy (Dr. James) Davis of Brookfield, Wisconsin, Lisa (Larry) Pernicka of Scottsdale, Arizona and Robert Mealy of Glendale, Arizona. He also leaves behind a sister, Donna Pernicka of Daytona Beach, Florida; 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Robert was preceded in death by two daughters, Linda Morgan and Debra Huffman and two brothers, Dennis and Vinton Mealy.
Memorial services will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday, August 29, at the Carl W. Hall Funeral Home, 533 North Park Avenue, Warren, with the Rev. Fr. Peter Haladej officiating.
Friends may call one hour prior to services from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Thursday, August 29, 2019 at the funeral home.
Interment will take place in the Pineview Memorial Park, Warren.
A television tribute will air Monday, August 26 at the following approximate times: 12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.