Robert (Bob) Baltzer, age 74, passed away unexpectedly on October 16, 2021 at home in New Port Richey, Florida. Born, January 21, 1947 to Joseph and Ellen Baltzer in Columbus, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his parents, his brothers Thomas, Bernard, John and his sister Rita. He is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Kay; brothers Joseph and Fred; sisters Theresa and Patricia; sons Tim (Polly), Dan (Keren) Baltzer and Stu (Stacie) Leeper; grandchildren Clayton (Rachel), Philip, Matthew (Madie) Anna, Micah, Basel, Milo, and Ella Baltzer, Carrie and Danny Leeper; great-grandchildren Josiah and Nathaniel; many family and friends; and very special nieces and nephews, including especially Debie, who introduced him to his love, Kay.
Bob proudly served in the Army National Guard of Ohio and the Army Reserve. His professional life included a sales career in the printing industry and real estate related professions. He retired from the Pasco County, Florida Division of Real estate as an assistant manager and a right of way specialist handling many development projects in a growing county.
A strong work ethic, love of family and desire to help others kept him busy every day. He was known for his cooking, sense of humor and love of golf. He enjoyed golfing with his many friends in the Timber Greens community of New Port Richey. he certainly knew what it was all about.