W. Robert "Bob" Nessel, 88, died Tuesday, May 14, 2002 at Covington Manor. He worked for the Fort Wayne Parks Department and was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church. He is preceded in death by a daughter Bettiann Sherbondy and a son Randall Nessel.
He is survived by sons Michael Nessel, Fort Wayne; Marshall Nessel, Odessa, Texas; sister Lois Gerhard, Nenifee, California; 5 Grandchildren; and 4 Great Grandchildren.
Services were held Friday, May 17, 2002 at Elzey Patterson Rodak Home for Funerals with burial in Lindenwood Cemetery. Memorials to Visiting Nurse Service and Hospice.