MANSFIELD — Robert Beatty, 84, passed away Saturday, July 21, 2012, in MedCentral Mansfield Hospital.
Born May 26, 1928, in Fort Wayne, Ind., Robert was the son of Robert M. Beatty Sr. and Helen Brodd Beatty. He was a 1964 graduate of Mansfield Senior High School, and served with the U.S. Army National Guard during the Korean War. He earned his degree from Wittenburg University; then studied at the Art Institute of Chicago refining his artistic talent. He worked as a real estate agent in Mansfield.
Surviving are wife, Eleanor L. (Carse) Beatty; sons, Sam (Anna) Beatty of Berea and Jim Beatty of Columbus; three grandchildren; sisters, Alice (Jerry) Hammett of Delaware and Katy Beck of Evanston, Ill.; and nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be today from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Finefrock Chapel of the Marion Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, where funeral service will be Wednesday at 1 p.m. Pastor Jim Berry will officiate.
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