Robert A. Ball, 57, of Mansfield, passed away Monday, April 29, 2019 at his residence. Born March 9, 1962 in Mansfield, he was the son of Andy Ball, Jr. and Ruby Pauline (Boyd) Ball.
Robert worked for many years as a press operator at Shiloh Tool & Die. He was a Cleveland Indians fan and enjoyed coon hunting in his earlier years. Robert was loving, caring, funny, strong and was always there for anyone.
Robert is survived by his wife of 8 years, Diana (Neumann) Ball; two daughters, Heather Ball and Stephanie Ball both of Tennessee; five grandchildren, Michael, Mathew, Joshua, Avery and Aubrianna; three brothers, Andy (Cheryl) Ball of Ontario, Donald Ball of Bellville and Benjamin (Heather) Ball of Lexington; a sister, Deborah Ball of Tennessee; his mother, Ruby Ball of Shelby; many nieces and nephews; and the mother of his children and friend at heart, Linda Arnold.
He was preceded in death by his father, Andy Ball, Jr.
A memorial service will be held at 6:00 p.m. Friday, May 3, 2019 at Victory Baptist Church, 939 W. Cook Road, Mansfield conducted by Pastor John A. Wiseman. Friends may call one hour prior to the service, from 5:00 – 6:00 p.m., at the church on Friday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to his daughter, Heather Ball.
Wappner Cremation Center is honored to serve the family of Robert A. Ball.