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Robert "Bobby" DiPietro

August 29, 1938 ~ January 3, 2021 (age 82)


Robert “Bobby” DiPietro, 82, of Reynoldsburg, passed away on January 3, 2021. Bobby was born in Columbus, Ohio on August 29, 1938. Bobby retired from the City of Columbus Water Treatment Plant. He had a 2nd retirement from Reynoldsburg School System Maintenance Department. Bobby assisted in coaching Reynoldsburg High School baseball and basketball, he was a little league coach for both football and baseball, as well as a coach for baseball traveling teams. He is preceded in death by loving wife Penny Rae (Neighbor) DiPietro; son Robert “Robbie” DiPietro; parents Helen and Ferd Gaulke; sister Sandy Coey; father and mother in law Albert and Marquerite Neighbor; brother-in-law Jim Zollinger. Bobby is survived by son Brian (Fiancee Marla Romero) DiPietro; grandchildren Shannon, Ryan, Zack, and Paige; sisters Charlette Parker and Judy Zollinger; brother and sister in law Richard and Mariann Neighbor; brother in law Charlie Coey; many nieces, nephews, and friends; best friend and furry companion, Zoe. Bobby’s family will receive friends on Thursday, January 7, from 5-8pm at Cotner Funeral Home, 7369 East Main Street, Reynoldsburg, where his funeral service will be held on Friday, at 11am. Graveside service to follow at Glen Rest Memorial Estates. Donations may be made in Bobby’s memory to Columbus Humane Society, 3015 Scioto Darby Executive Ct, Hilliard, OH 43026. 

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January 7, 2021

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cotner Funeral Home
7369 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068

Funeral Service
January 8, 2021

11:00 AM
Cotner Funeral Home
7369 East Main Street
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068

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