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Robert "Santa" Quire

May 22, 1937 - May 23, 2014
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QUIRE, Robert "Santa", age 77 of Beavercreek, passed away Friday, May 23, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Wanda Quire; parents, Buddy Quire and Harriet Sterling, and brothers, William R. Quire and Michael C. Quire. He is survived by his daughters, Kimberly (Frank) Ross, Kristy Hardin; friend (a.k.a. daughter), Mary Ann De Velvis; grandchildren, Amanda (Donnie) Thomas, Frankie Ross Jr., Robby Werner, Ashley (Kyle) Smith; sisters, Belinda Butler, Sharon Mains, and several nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends. Robert retired after many years from the Dayton Walther Corporation was a member of Millennium Lodge...
QUIRE, Robert "Santa", age 77 of Beavercreek, passed away Friday, May 23, 2014. He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Wanda Quire; parents, Buddy Quire and Harriet Sterling, and brothers, William R. Quire and Michael C. Quire. He is survived by his daughters, Kimberly (Frank) Ross, Kristy Hardin; friend (a.k.a. daughter), Mary Ann De Velvis; grandchildren, Amanda (Donnie) Thomas, Frankie Ross Jr., Robby Werner, Ashley (Kyle) Smith; sisters, Belinda Butler, Sharon Mains, and several nieces, nephews, cousins and special friends. Robert retired after many years from the Dayton Walther Corporation was a member of Millennium Lodge #779, F&AM, achieving the 32nd degree, and a member of Moose Lodge #73. He was an avid fisherman, enjoyed boating on Lake Erie, golfing, was a motorcyclist and played Santa for the Special Wish Foundation, the Bellfair Country Store and other organizations. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 29, 2014 at the TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME – BEAVERCREEK CHAPEL, 3970 Dayton-Xenia Rd. at Grange Hall Rd. with interment to follow in Mt. Zion Park Cemetery. The family will receive relatives and friends at the funeral home from 12 p.m. until the time of services. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.tobiasfuneralhome.com.

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"My kids and grandkids will long remember Bob as Santa during many Moose Lodge Christmas parties. He always had a special safety message for the kids. Dale" Dale Wissman (Beavercreek, OH)

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