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Robert H. Wigton

ROBERT H. WIGTON of Waite Hill passed away on November 8, 2018. Dearly beloved husband of Lois; loving father of Erica Wigton, Ph.D. (husband Hector Martinez) and grandfather of Holden and Rylan whom he adored.

Bob was President of L.T.M Inc., a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh and a member of Kirtland Country Club. He served as past Board President of the Fine Arts Association, The Mentor Rotary and The Mentor Chamber of Commerce. He also was a member of the former advisory board of Key Bank (East District) and the advisory board of Gettysburg College. Bob proudly served his country as a Lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force.

Anyone who knew Bob will understand our hearts are broken. Private services will be held at Waite Hill Cemetery. There will be a Celebration of Life at a later date. Arrangements by DeJOHN-FLYNN-MYLOTT FUNERAL HOME OF WILLOUGHBY HILLS. In lieu of flowers, contributions in memory of Bob to the Fine Arts Association, 38660 Mentor Avenue, Willoughby, Ohio 44094 are appreciated.

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  1. Nancy Brunner Sanden

    I am sad to read of Bob’s passing … My heartfelt condolences to all. Bob was one of the good guys. I always enjoyed seeing him at Rotary. I was blessed to have known him. Eternal rest grant unto you my friend

  2. Dear Lois, Erica and family,

    Bob was one of the finest people I have known. He was a true gentleman. His unwavering support of all of us at The Fine Arts Association will be appreciated and remembered for the rest of our lives.

    Heartfelt thoughts and prayers go out to you all. May God wrap you in the loving warmth of His arms and comfort you.

  3. Bob was an outstanding Individual who always thought of others first. He will be greatly missed. Rest in Piece my Friend. Neil Sawicki, Global Real Estate Advisors, Inc. and Mentor Rotary.

  4. Jeannie Emser Schultz

    Sending hugs and prayers to Lois, Erica, Hector and the twins. So many happy memories of Bob, his great sense of humor, our dinners together, sharing so many good wines, celebrating Erica’s birth…always a good friend, businessman and community asset, but mostly a loving husband, father and grandfather. He will leave a hole in many lives….Jeannie & Tim

  5. Joyce and Dick Stifel

    It has been many years since we were neighbors on MountainView. We extend our deepest sympathy to the family for your loss. May you find peace and comfort in the memories you share and hold dear. You are in our prayers.
    Jotce and Dick Stifel

  6. Bob & Janet Wiece

    Bob was a dear and long time friend and we have great memories of all the times we were together. Our hearts are so sad for you and your family.

  7. Jane and Bob McMesns

    Bob was an “old” high school friend and we have fond memories from those days. We’ve stayed in touch through mutual friends and know Bob will be missed by family and friends. He was a great fun-loving guy. We will keep you in our prayers. Blessings, Jane and Bob McMeans, Manitowoc, Wisconsin

  8. So sorry to learn of Bob’s passing. We were both members of the University of Pittsburgh Varsity Marching Band in the late 50″s. Many happy memories. Condolences to Bob’s family and to all his friends.

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