Robert E. Corall, 88, our loving father and grandfather, passed away on May 20, 2021.
Bob was born in Akron and remained a lifelong resident. He was born on October 31, 1932. Bob met his sweetheart, Patricia Latchaw, while being a newspaper delivery boy. Bob and Patty were married for 64 years. They were fixtures in the Firestone Park area residing there for over 60 years while raising their sons.
Bob retired from the Akron Beacon Journal after 30 years. Bob loved family get togethers, golf, and football. He attended numerous St. Vincent and University of Akron football games and participated in golf leagues.
Bob was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia; brothers John, Larry, Charles, and their wives and sister Dorothy Jubara.
He will be deeply missed by his sons, Robert S. Corall and wife, Susan; Joe Corall and wife, Teresa; grandchildren, Denise (Byron) Yeric, Daniel (Dawn) Corall, Christopher Corall; Jake Corall and Carl Corall; great-grandchildren Corall, Bethany and Benjamin Yeric, Andrew, Emma, and Claire Corall; brother Bill and his wife Katie; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family and friends will be received Sunday, May 23, 2021 from 2 to 4pm at the Anthony Funeral Home Kucko-Anthony-Kertesz Chapel, 1990 S. Main St. Akron OH 44301, where a Memorial Service will be held at 4:00pm. Interment Monday May 24, 2021 at 11:00 am at Holy Cross Cemetery.
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