Robert “Bob” A. Wharton age 59, of Mt. Ephraim, OH passed away suddenly Thursday, July 18, 2019 in Sarahsville, Ohio. He was born April 21, 1960 in Columbus, OH a son of Carolyn Jean Chesser Wharton of Cambridge, OH and the late Arthur Harry Wharton.
He was a 1978 Graduate of the New Albany High School. He was member of the Fraternal order of Eagles 2952 in Caldwell and the O.D.O.T. Golf League. He was a former Seneca Township Trustee for several years. He was employed at B&M Muffler in Sarahsville. Bob will be remembered as an avid hunter, golfer, and camper.
In addition to his father, he is preceded in death by a brother Stephen Wharton.
Those left to cherish his memory, in addition to his mother, are his loving wife Mary Akers Wharton whom he married June 17, 1978; 2 sons Daniel (Sarah) Wharton of Pleasantville, OH and their daughter Kaylee Ann Wharton and Nate (Stephanie) Wharton of Mobile, AL; brother William Wharton of Columbus; sister Nancy A. (Dale Buckey) Archer of Caldwell; sister-in-law Nancy L. Wharton of Westerville, OH; niece Natasha (Paul) Dovenbarger of Byesville, OH and their daughter Nakayla; father-in-law and mother-in-law Jimmy and Virginia Akers of Columbus; brothers-in-law Bill Akers and James (Rebecca) Akers all of Columbus; sister-in-law Debbie (John) Koslofsky of Cincinnati, OH; Bob is also survived by several nieces, nephews, and many special friends with whom he cherished.
Cremation will be observed at this time and a Celebration of Bob’s Life will be held at a later date.