Robert H. Wells, 80, went home to be with Jesus Christ his Savior, and surrounded by his loving family.
He was born on December 15, 1938 to Paul and Bernice Wells.
A graduate of Nottingham High School and Hamilton College, he completed his Master’s Degree in Journalism at SU.
Bob served as Military Police in the US Army from 1961-1963 at Fort Gordon, GA, and was in the reserves until 1965.
He retired from Niagara Mohawk after 29 years as Manager of Public Affairs and Communications.
He was President of PRSA in 1979, President of the Fayetteville Library and of Literacy Volunteers.
He became part of The Living Word Church family after his life changing trip to Israel, where he received the Lord as his Savior by the Sea of Galilee.
He was in the choir, taught clarinet at LWA, and played in the Saints Dixie Land Band. He enjoyed golfing, gardening, bird watching and vacationing with his family. Bob was a loving family man.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Sally; daughters: Kathryn (Mick Giroux), Deborah (Michael Cerelli) and Jennifer (Daniel Plewak); Grandchildren: Victoria, Samuel, Jericho, Timothy, Grace, Jeremiah, Isaac, Stephen, Autumn and Joshua. Great-grandchild: William.
Calling hours will be at Living Word Church, 6101 Court St. Rd., Syracuse on February 9th from 10am-12pm, with a funeral service at noon.
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