Robert Brookover

Robert Ray Brookover, 59, of Parkersburg, passed away Aug. 18, 2013, at the Charleston Area Medical Center.

He was born May 14, 1954 in Parkersburg, a son of Donald R. and Justine L. Smith Brookover of Lubeck.

He was a 1973 graduate of Parkersburg High School and was a former employee of Hattman Glass, Ames, Kardex, American Heating & Air Conditioning and Parkersburg Glass.

Robert was a member of the Eagles Club and enjoyed fishing and raising tomatoes that he shared with family and friends.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by a brother, Berny (Linda) Brookover and a sister Beverly (Steve) Matheny all of Parkersburg and several nieces and nephews and his special pet companion cat “Kiki”.

There will be a graveside service at the Chapel of Peace of Sunset Memory Gardens Wednesday at 11 a.m. Pastor Lynn Roush will officiate and burial will follow.

Kimes Funeral Home, 521 Fifth St., Parkersburg, is assisting the family.

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The family would like to express their heartfelt thanks to Dr. John Beane for the excellent care given to Robert over the past nine years. Memorial donations may be made to the Rosenbaum Family House, @#1Medical Center Drive, P.O.Box 8228, Morgantown, WV 26506.

Robert Brookover

Robert Brookover, 59, of the Parkersburg area, passed away Aug. 18, 2013, at Charleston Area Medical Center.

Arrangements are pending and will be announced by Kimes Funeral Home, 521 Fifth St., Parkersburg.