Robert Brian Koons, age 53 of Marion, died Tuesday, September 14, 2021, surrounded by his loving wife and children, at Marion General Hospital. He was born on March 7, 1968, to Gene and Barbara (Lucas) Koons who preceded him in death.
Rob worked at Baja in Bucyrus and later worked for Sika Corporation in Marion.
Rob enjoyed riding his Harley, traveling, going boating or tubing, and video games. He loved to cook; he was known as the "Rob Father" in the kitchen. He would frequently say "can you smell what the Rob is cooking" while making dinner for his family.
On March 1, 2013, Rob married Jennifer Jean (Landon) in Marion, who survives.
In addition to his wife Jennifer, Rob is survived by his children Robb (Tom) Koons of Marion, and Jessica Koons of Marion, four grandchildren, and siblings Pam (Doug) Moore of Marion, and Terri (Brian) Koons of Cardington.
In addition to his parents, Rob was preceded in death by his brother Gene Koons and sister Susan Reed.
Friends may call on Wednesday September 22, 2021, from 11:00AM to 12:00 PM at Gompf Funeral Home, 440 Center Street in Cardington. Funeral will follow at 12:00 PM. Following the service, the burial will take place in the Glendale Cemetery. The Koons family request that you please wear a mask for the services.
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