Farming Rural 06

Robert A. Bryson

March 24, 1933 ~ October 2, 2021 (age 88)


BRYSON, Robert A.

Age 88, of Arcanum, passed away on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton following a brief illness. He was born March 24, 1933 in Darke County to the late Charles “Roscoe” & Lucy (Shade) Bryson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 66 years, Shirley (Hissong) Bryson & sisters, Esther Mae Hamilton, Mary Catherine Campbell, Jean Hawkey & Gertrude Eileen Bryson. Bob was a 1951 graduate of Arcanum High School and he retired from the Arcanum Post Office, Arcanum Hardware and Farming. Bob was a longtime member of Grace United Methodist Church in Ithaca. He was a loving husband, father & grandfather. He is survived by a daughter, Brenda Bryson; son, Bruce (Carol) Bryson; grandsons, David (Rosie) Bryson & Dean (Megan) Bryson; great-grandchildren, Olivia, Sophia, Avery, Ian & Landon; brother-in-law, Dale Hawkey; sister-in-law, Nancy Hissong and numerous other relatives and friends. A private service will be held at the convenience of the family at the Kreitzer Funeral Home, 204 N. Main St. Arcanum, OH 45304. Donations in memory of Bob may be made to Grace United Methodist Church, 750 Arcanum-Ithaca Rd. Arcanum, OH 45304. Email condolences may be sent by going online to


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Grace United Methodist Church - Ithaca
P.O. Box 6, Arcanum OH 45304
Tel: 1-937-678-9062

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