Robert was born in Ottumwa to Clifford and Ethel Bever McCoy on February 5, 1936. Robert resided on North Davis St for the majority of his life, and has been a resident of the Good Samaritan Center for the past twenty years. The love of Robert's life was his piano, of which he excelled in classical music. Robert enjoyed his job as a Tenco supervisor before becoming disabled. \n\nRobert passed away on Sunday, March 24, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents and half brother, Herschel Loveless. He is survived by his Good Samaritan family and many friends. A memorial service will be held at a later date.