ROBERT “BOB” VINSON, 77, of Fort Wayne, died Friday, October 24, 2008. Born January 24, 1931, in Graham, Kentucky. He retired from Essex in 1994 and enjoyed traveling, IU basketball, and rock hunting.
Surviving are his wife, Peggy; two daughters; Kim (Voirol and Lori (Vachon); three granddaughters; Mandy, Jenny and Jessie; one grandson; Matt; one great-granddaughter; Lily, five brothers; Jim, Don, Paul, and Dave; and two sisters; Barb and Betty.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Bill, in 2004.
Funeral service was Monday, October 27, at Elzey-Patterson-Rodak Home for Funerals, 6810 Old Trail Road, Fort Wayne. Visitation was at the funeral home