Robert L. “Bob” Wires

EAST LIVERPOOL – Robert L. “Bob” Wires, 72, of Lisbon, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 26 at East Liverpool City Hospital.

Born in Parkersburg, W.Va., Dec. 28, 1946, he was a son of Betty Yarnell Jackson of Parkersburg and the late Homer Wires.

For many years he worked at Ohio Brass.

Survivors include his wife, Vie Yoho Wires, at home. The couple married Dec. 5, 1969. He also leaves a daughter, Helen Kennedy and her husband, Kirk, of Salem, as well as five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

He also is survived by two sisters, Sherry Elschlagerand Tami Jackson; and three brothers, Jake, Junior and Steve Jackson.

A funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Dawson Funeral Home. Friends may visit two hours prior to the service.

Burial will be at Lisbon Cemetery.

View Robert’s memorial webpage and express condolences online at www.dawsonfuneralhome.com.