John?Waters 1926-2013

WARREN – John “Bob” Waters, 86, died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Renaissance North Healthcare Center.

He was born Nov. 30, 1926, in Scranton, Pa., the son of John Waters and Flora Bishop Waters.

Bob was a salesman at Copperweld Steel. He was a decorated U.S. war veteran, serving in the 100th Bomber Group, known as “The Bloody Hundredth.”

Bob is survived by a son, Kenny Waters; two daughters, Debra and Susan Waters, both of California; his wife, Patricia Walker of Warren; two stepsons, Keoni Walker and Glen Walker, both of Warren; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Bob was preceded in death by a son, John William Waters, and four brothers.

Cremation will take place. A memorial service may be held at a later date.

Wellington Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.