Family Login:

Mr. Robert Franklin "Bob" Shoemaker

Obituary for Mr. Robert Franklin "Bob" Shoemaker

May 17, 1941 - May 1, 2020
Olmsted Falls, Ohio | Age 78


Robert F. "Bob" Shoemaker, age 78, of Olmsted Falls, Ohio, passed away suddenly on Friday, May 1, 2020 due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

Bob was born in Butler, Pennsylvania, and served his country in the U.S. Army from 1963 to 1967 while stationed in Turkey. He has worked for many years in Private Security for Willo Security in Cleveland. Bob was a longtime member of American Legion Jacubic Post 572 in Parma.

Loving companion and partner of 21 years of Sherry Major; Cousin of Larry Leavitt (Sherri), Alan Leavitt (Sue), Linda Knowton (Robert); Brother-in-law of Jerry Bucchioni, and the late Barry Bucchioni (Jackie, living); Sister-in-law of Laurie Berkes (Alex); Uncle of many nieces and nephews; and his cats Durango and Spence.

Bob was preceded in death by his parents, Crawford Shoemaker in 1971, and Sylvia "Sue" Shoemaker (nee Leavitt) in 1991.

Private Family Services. Private Interment with U.S. Army honors at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery.

Memorial may be forwarded in memory of Bob, to the American Legion Joseph J. Jacubic Post #572, 6483 State Road, Parma, Ohio 44134 or visit

CLICK HERE to send a private SENDHUGS message to the family.


Recommended Local Florist

Message from the Family

Thank you for your support during this difficult time.
Please enhance this tribute to Robert "Bob" Shoemaker by adding your memories and photos.

Arrangements By

Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

7501 Ridge Road
Parma, OH 44129
Map  | Profile

View Phone Number
Email Us