Robert Lloyd Stumpp, 91, of Canton, died Friday, July 18, 2014.
He was born Feb. 25, 1923, to Dewey and Corrine Stumpp. He was a World War II veteran who served in the 82nd Airborne Division as a paratrooper during the Battle of the Bulge and other significant battles.
He enjoyed bowling, golfing, gardening and watching all sporting events. He was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ and was inducted into the Canton Amateur Bowlers Hall of Fame.
He was a graduate of Columbian High School and Heidelberg College.
He is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Elizabeth "Betty"; four children, Christopher Stumpp, Debra J. (Nanette Engel) Stumpp, Doug Stumpp and Kurt (Jodie) Stumpp; and an aunt, Tilly Baran.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Bill and Dan.
The family would like to give a special "thank you" to Dr. William Fayen and the doctors and nurses at Autman Hospital on the sixth floor, Woodlawn Rehabilitation and Autman Compassionate Care.
A private graveside service will take place at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Trinity United Church of Christ, Canton.
Those wishing to share condolences or a fond memory may do so at www.reedfuneralhome.com.