Robert M Bias, a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and friend, passed away on December 3, 2023. He was a man of unwavering faith and a pillar of strength for his family and community. Robert's life was filled with love, generosity, and an unyielding spirit that touched the hearts of all who knew him.
Born on September 25, 1934, to the late Dewey and Lora (Osborne) Bias. He had a deep passion for the outdoors and spent countless hours fishing and tending to his cherished garden. Robert's love for nature extended to his hobbies of gardening and tinkering with various projects. He had a special talent for making things work and could bring life to anything he touched.
Family meant the world to Robert. He treasured the moments spent with his wife Deloris J Bias, their children Patricia (David) Plauger, Corena J (Kelly) Albert, Larry D (Dellia) Bias, Randy L (Sandy) Bias, as well as his siblings Janice Carnal, Sandra Carroll, Sue Albright, Diane Heidenreich, Sherry Binkert, Charles Bias, and Ronnie Bias. Robert's eyes would light up when he celebrated Christmas with his grandkids. His joy knew no bounds as he witnessed the pure delight on their faces.
Robert was deeply involved in his community and held the title of Deacon at Alliance Free Will Baptist Church. His dedication to his faith was remarkable, and it showed through his selfless acts of kindness towards others. Robert will be remembered for his compassionate nature; he would willingly lend a helping hand to anyone in need.
Music played an integral part in Robert's life. Whether strumming chords on his guitar or singing along to gospel music, he found solace in its harmonious melodies. His voice resonated with sincerity and brought comfort to those around him.
With profound sorrow but grateful hearts for having shared in Robert M Bias's life journey are thirteen grandchildren, twenty-seven great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren who will carry his legacy forward. Their memories will forever be filled with the love, guidance, and wisdom instilled by their beloved patriarch.
In addition to his parents, Robert will be greeted warmly into Heavan by a host of angels. He will reunite again with his sisters Sarah Wiley, Willa Browning, and Georgia Williamson; and brothers, Dallas T Bias and Donald Bias.
To honor Robert's memory, a visitation service will be held on December 7, 2023, from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Alliance Free Will Baptist Church, located at 731 Buckeye Ave in Alliance, Ohio. Another visitation opportunity will take place on December 8, 2023, from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM. The funeral service will at noon on the same day.
Robert M Bias was an extraordinary man who touched lives of countless individuals with his genuine heart and unwavering optimism. His legacy of love and kindness will forever resonate in the hearts of all who were fortunate enough to have known him. Though he may no longer be physically with us, his spirit will continue to guide and inspire us all. Rest in peace, dear Robert, knowing that your memory will forever be etched in our hearts.