Robert J. Sparks, 82, of Venice, Fla. passed away on May 25, 2011 in Venice, Florida.
He was born in Bloomfield on April 30, 1929, and moved to Venice from Indianapolis 24 years ago. He worked for the Ford Motor Company for 30 years and was a member of the UAW # 1111. He graduated from Scotland High School in 1947.
Surviving family members include: his wife of 59 years, Anna Sparks; his son, Kenneth (Nancy) of Indianapolis; grandson Nathaniel of Indianapolis; brother Russell (Joyce)of Solsberry, and many nieces and nephews.
Friends may call from 11 A.M. Wednesday, June 1, until the hour of service at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Services will be held 1 p.m.. on Wednesday June 1 at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield with Rev. Arlen Pope officiating. Burial will follow at Antioch Cemetery in Bloomfield.
Online condolences to the family can be made at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.