Robert Charles Ackworth
  • In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to:
  • Animal Protective League
    8122 Infirmary Road
    Ravenna, OH 44266

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“Just found out about Bob's passing. So sorry that we didn't know about it sooner, we would have been at the service. Bob was a great guy. He had a...Read More »
1 of 5 | Posted by: John A. Ackworth - Hubbard, OH

“Bob was a wonderful neighbor for many years. He was seen walking his dog every day and we had various conversations during that time. I have always...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: M Jacoby

“Bob was a friend through Memorial Animal Hospital. He loved and pampered his fur children, and always had a smile on his face when he came to "visit...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Mary Sterpka Delaney - Ravenna, OH

“To live is the rarest thing in the world! Most people exist! That is all! (Quote from Oscar Wilde) I believe Bob lived in this world, and I hope...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Connie Lumeyer Fozdar - Edmond, OK

“I was so sorry to hear of the death of Mr. Ackerman. He always entered our office with a great smile and geniune concern for all of "the girls." ...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: jane weisman - stow, OH

Robert Charles Ackworth, 89, of Kent, died Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at Altercare of Brimfield.

He was born March 2, 1923 in Kent to Harry Frank and Elno Irene (Palmer) Ackworth. He was a veteran of the Army during the World War II. Robert was a Writer and Editor in New York City from 1956 to 1982. He also did freelance magazine and book publication throughout 0960's and 1970's.

He is survived by many cousins and dear friends.

Calling hours will be held 10 AM -10:30 AM Monday, April 23rd at Christ Episcopal Church in Kent with funeral services at 10:30 AM with Rev. Julie Blake Fisher officiating. Burial will be held at Standing Rock Cemetery. Bissler & Sons Funeral Home is handling the services. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Animal Protective League, 8122 Infirmary Road, Ravenna, OH 44266.

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Standing Rock Cemetery

1361 North Mantua Street Kent, OH 44240
(330) 673 3859