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“We are saddened by this news.. You, Kathy, Bobby and all of the gramdkids are in our prayers. ”
1 of 9 | Posted by: Cliff and Bettianne Diles

“Bob's Gone. Off somewhere flying his P-38, blowing enemy fighters outta the sky. Judy, Kids, don't worry if he's late gettin home. He's probably...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Bud Harrison

“Sorry for your loss! ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: betty antonell

“Your artistry inspired me, Your love comforted me, Your light and laughter fills me with joyful memories. I miss you dearly, my beloved Uncle. ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Loretta Antonell - Los Angeles, CA

“Sincere sympathy to Bob's family. Can't believe that it has been nearly 60 years since we graduated HHS. He was friendly and always a gentleman...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Norma (Fairbanks) Rappach

“We are still trying to accept Bob's passing in our minds. He was a great and caring friend to us for many years. Bob and his daughter Kathy...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Bill and JoAnne DeVerna

“So sorry to read Bob has earned his Angel Wings. Bob and I were friends at Howland High School class of '56. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Jacqueline Rose Susce - Alvin, TX

“So sorry for your loss he will be truly & greatly missed was always so nice & funny if we can do anything please let us know keeping your...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Colleen Cain Chesmar

“We are sorry for your loss. With Deepest Sympathy, Roger & Nina ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Nina Scott

Robert I. Antonell, 78 of Warren Township died unexpectedly Friday, January 29, 2016, at his home of an apparent heart attack. He was born July 11, 1937 in Warren, the son of the late George Frank Antonelli and Angeline Maggiano Antonelli Dunch. He had been a lifetime Trumbull county resident. Bob was a 1956 graduate of Howland High School and afterwards studied electronics. He was the owner for many years of Warren Radio Electronics and CBA Models in Warren. Bob was a member of the former Second Christian Church in Warren. He had been a member of the Warren Jaycees and the Warren Rotary Club, the Skyhawks radio control aircraft club and the AMA (American Modelers Assoc.). He was an avid builder of radio control model aircraft and enjoyed building many 5th scale airplanes, especially his favorites the P38 Lightning and the F7F Tigercat. He was an honorary member of the 475th Fighter Group and was a World War II history buff. Bob was also an automobile enthusiast. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Judie A. Miller Antonell, whom he married January 30, 1960; one daughter, Kathy J. Antonell of Warren; one son, Robert G. "Bobby" (Kim) Antonell of Warren Township; six grandchildren, David A. (Lauren) Masaitis, Bobette M., Kaitlyn A. and Landon D. Antonell and Tia L. and Lexie M. Cline; one brother, George F. (Etta) Antonell Jr. of Howland and a sister-in-law, Eleanor (Terry) Austin of Champion. One brother, David Lee Antonell preceded him in death. A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at Champion Presbyterian Church, where the family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Pastor Marvin Barney and Pastor Steve Maugh will officiate. Burial will be at a later date at Meadowbrook Memorial Park in Champion. Arrangements were entrusted to Lane Family Funeral Homes, Roberts-Clark Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Facebook's "Fund Me" to assist the family with funeral expenses. Online condolences may be made to the family and the obituary viewed at

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