- Local Guide
Robert Eshleman, 53, 817 Hackney St., St. Marys, died at 6:02 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at Lima Memorial Health System.
He was born May 4, 1959, in St. Marys, to Marilyn (Kohnen) and Stanferd Eshleman.
Surviving are widow, Goldie Vining, of St. Marys; two daughters, Amanda (Scott) Hayes, of Wapakoneta, and Ashlei Vining, of St. Marys; three grandchildren, Katelyn Hayes. Scotty Hayes, and Brooklyn McEldowney; his father, Stanferd Eshleman, of Minster; two brothers, Gary Eshleman, of Minster, and Mike Eshleman, of Minster; a sister, Carol Eshleman, of Minster; three sisters-in-law, Sharon Vining, of New Bremen, Tam (Dave) Kanorr, of New Knoxville, and Janet Baker, of Fort Wayne, Ind.; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Marilyn Eshleman.
He was a 1978 graduate of Minster High School.
He worked as a production associate for Westaff Employment Agency.
His favorite pastimes included fishing and spending time with his grandchildren.
Rites are scheduled to begin at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road (Ohio 703 West Chapel), in St. Marys. Burial will follow at Elm Grove Cemetery in St. Marys.
Visitation is from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be expressed at millerfuneralhomes.net.