Robert "Bob" Rought

  • Born: July 31, 1930
  • Died: November 29, 2012
  • Location: Perry, Ohio

Behm Family Funeral Homes

26 River Street
Madison, OH 44057

Tel. (440) 428-4401

Tribute & Message From The Family

Robert A. "Bob" Rought, age 82, of Perry, Ohio, passed away after a brief illness on Thursday, November 29, 2012 at TriPoint Medical Center in Concord Township, Ohio.

Born July 31, 1930 in Painesville, Ohio, he was a lifelong Perry resident and a graduate of Perry High School. Bob was drafted into the Army from 1951 until 1953, at that time he and his father started Rought's Poultry Farm. In 1960, younger brother, Larry, joined his father & brother. Bob was Vice President and a board member of Lake County Farm Bureau for many years and was also a board member of A.S.C.S/Farm Service Agency. He was a kind, soft spoken, caring man , known as "Uncle Bob" to all his friends and family

Survivors include Brother, Lawrence (Carol) Rought; Nephew, Douglas (Jeannine) Rought; Niece, Sandra (William) Hitchcock and many more nieces and nephews; also good friend, Gladys Streets.

He was preceded in death by his Parents, Audrey M. (Turner) & Archie A. Rought; Sister, Bernice Jackson; Brother, Wayne Rought.

Friends will be received 1-4 PM, Sunday, December 2, 2012 at The Behm Family Funeral Home, 26 River Street, Madison, Ohio with a service following at 4:00 PM.

Graveside Service will be 11:00 AM, Monday, December 3, 2012 at The Rought Family Plot at Perry Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Autism Society of Greater Cleveland, P O Box 41066, Brecksville, OH 44141.

Condolence & Memory Journal

My deepest sympathies to the Rought family.

Posted by Gene Lutz - Madison, OH   December 03, 2012

Uncle Bob was a gentle soul. His presence here on Earth will be felt and missed. Love, Everett and Gayle Jackson

Posted by A friend   December 02, 2012

Sorry to hear about your friend Aunt Gladys. Always thought Bob was such a nice man when he would come in to West Virginia with you.. He will he missed.

Posted by Lisa Perkins - Fairmont, WV - friend   December 01, 2012

Sorry for our loss mike gray text me yesterday about the news

Posted by george - placerville, CA - famer / freind   December 01, 2012

So sad to hear of his passing. Bob, was a wonderful and kind person whom I met through my Aunt Gladys. He will be greatly missed.

Posted by Laurie Summets - Fairmont, WV - friend   December 01, 2012

Larry, Carol and family,
We are so sorry to learn of Bob's death. He truly was a gentle softspoken unassuming gentleman. May he rest in peace.
We regret not being able to be North for the services.
Bob & Donna

Bob & Donna

Posted by Robert & Donna Elwell - Canadys, SC   December 01, 2012

My deepest sympathies to the Rought family.

Posted by Barbara Fieth - Perry, OH   December 01, 2012

I have spent a lot of time with Robert or as we know him as Bob he was a great guy very good to my sister We will miss him a lot . may God Bless and Keep him


Posted by Jean Casto - Painesville, OH - I'm his friend Gladys 's sister   November 30, 2012


A very kind person

Posted by Joann Campbell - Fairmont, WV - Friend   November 30, 2012

So very sorry about Bob's passing.
I have known Bob for a very long time.
A very kind person.
He has spent many days at my house with Gladys.
My family and myself think of him as family.
May all your memories bring you comfort
in this time of sorrow.

Posted by Joann Campbell - Fairmont, WV - Friend   November 30, 2012