Chief Robert Raymond Ruschmeyer, Jr. (US Navy Retired Veteran) 69, of Chesterfield County died Wednesday, March 4, 2020. Bob was a man with impressive Military and Educational career.  He was an amazing husband, and wonderful father and grandfather but it was his compassion, faith, and sense of humor that made him a true leader in this World.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Jane Ruschmeyer.  Bob is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Terry Lynn Ruschmeyer; his children, Tiffany Dawn, her husband Johnathan, Michael Lyn, his wife Sharon. Five grandchildren Aaron, Zachary, Robert, Quinn, Alexis and beloved dog Domino.  He is survived also by his sister Lillie Faye Kahrs.  Bob retired as a Chief Petty Officer in the United States Navy (Veteran) having served in Bermuda, Hawaii, Jacksonville, Florida, Willow Grove, Penn and Oceana, VA.  Bob came from a long line of Navy men in his family.  He was honored to serve, and he loved his country.  Bob retired after 23 years in the United States Navy.  After, retiring he opened his own business in 1993 until 2010 when he became ill. His funeral services will be held at 12 noon, Thursday, March 12, 2020 at the Browning-Duffer Funeral Home in Keysville.

Condolence Messages

  1. Tiffany mayer

    17 March 2020 2 months ago

    I love ❤️ and miss you daddy

  2. CLETA HOLDAWAY

    18 March 2020 2 months ago

    I KNEW ROBERT WHEN HE WAS ABOUT 4 YRS OLD LIVED IN BELLEMEADE APTS IN RICHMOND VA HE WAS A PLAY MATE OF MY DAUGHTER GINA I LOVED HIS MOM JANE AND HIS DAD BOB WE WERE BEST FRIENDS AND HAVE OFTEN THOUGHT OF THEM I KNEW SHE AND BOB HAD PASSED AWAY WE USE TO BABY SIT EACH OTHERS CHILDREN IT WAS IN 1959 TO 1961 SO SORRY TO READ ABOUT ROBERT PASSING SO GLAD HE HAD A HAPPY GODLY LIFE,REMEMBER LILLIE FAYE SHE WAS A TODDLER WHEN WE MOVED AWAY GOD BLESS YOU AND THE FAMILY, BOB,JANE AND THE CHILDREN WAS OFTEN IN MY THOUGHTS ,CLETA HOLDAWAY

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