Robert "Bob" Lewis Daniell, 73, of Middlebourne, W.Va., passed this life into eternity on Oct. 28, 2012, after an extended illness.
Bob was born May 6, 1939, in Wood County, W.Va., the son of the late Robert Shirley and Ernestine Aladene (Whited) Daniell. He was a 1957 graduate of Wirt County High Schoool, where he enjoyed being a member of the football team. He married his high school sweetheart, Carolee Spencer, in August 1958. He retired from Mobay (Bayer) Chemical Corp. in New Martinsville, W.Va. He was a Christian by faith and enjoyed the Lord's creation as he and Carolee worked on their farm in Frew Circle, near Middlebourne, W.Va. Together, they enjoyed building their home, gardening, fishing, hiking, camping, raising their children and spending time with their grandchildren. He was a 50-year member of Mt. Olivet Masonic Lodge No. 3 of Parkersburg, W.Va.
He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Carollee Spencer Daniell; two children, Julia (Claye) Folger of Salem, Ohio and Jim (Dawn) Daniell of Lost Creek, W.Va.; two grandchildren, Gabby Faith (Jeff) Renchen of Islomarada, Fla., and Jeremiah Daniell Folger of Salem, Ohio; and two sisters, Roberta (Ray) Taylor of Fremont, Ohio, and Sharon (Gene) Gangloff of Belpre, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Clinton Daniell.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Matheny Whited Funeral Home of Elizabeth, W.Va., with the Pastor Claye Folger officiating. Visitation will be from noon till time of service on Wednesday. Interment will follow at Two Runs Cemetery of Palestine, W.Va.
The family request that memorial donations be made to the American Red Cross, and the Two Runs Cemetery.
Online condolences may be sent to www.mathenywhited.com