Robert Dean Bro of rural Miami, Okla. passed from this life on Friday, June 29, 2018 at Windridge Nursing Center in Miami, Okla. He was 83.
Robert was born August 13, 1934 in Barnard, Kan. to Fulton and Lois (Rehling) Bro. He had lived in the Miami area since 1964, moving from Baxter Springs, Kan. He served in the United States Airforce and later attended Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, Kan.
Robert worked for B.F. Goodrich in Miami for many years and he also was a farmer.… He was a member of Easstside Baptist Church, east of Miami, Okla.
He was preceded in death by his parents and four brothers, David, Fred, Bill and John Bro.
Robert married Mary Wene on March 13, 1955. She survives of the home. Additional survivors include his children, James Robert Bro of Coweta, Okla., Timothy Lee Bro of Newark, N.J., Deborah Elizabeth Epperson and husband Beryl of Miami, Okla., his sister, Virginia Dixon of Grants, NM, five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Celebration of Life services will be Saturday, July 14, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Miami Friends Church in Miami, Okla. Services have been placed in the care of Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, Okla.