Robert Sparks Jr., age 72, of New Lebanon, OH passed away on Sunday, August 29, 2021 at Grandview Hospital in Dayton, OH. He was born January 14, 1949 in Dayton, OH to the late Robert and Nettie Mae (Davis) Sparks. Robert retired after 21 years at Delphi as a Millwright. He enjoyed working in the yard. He is survived by his wife Colette Sparks; mother & father-in-law Arthur & Dona Geeting; brother-in-law Paul Geeting; and sister-in-law Gwen Geeting. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 from 12:00 noon until time of funeral service at 1:00 pm at the Lindloff-Zimmerman Funeral Home, 67 West Dayton Street, West Alexandria, OH. Burial will follow at Trissel Cemetery in New Lebanon, OH. Memorial contributions may be sent to New Lebanon Church of the Nazarene, 176 North Johnsville Brookville Road, New Lebanon, OH 45345. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.lindloffzimmerman.com.