John Robert Staten was born on September 11, 1952. Son of the late Delmer Staten and Lois Marie Hile Staten. Brother of Donna Staten Degley, Jacqueline Staten McClary, and the late James Staten. Loving Father of David Staten, Stephanie Staten, Joseph Deccola, Angelique Deccola Colon, and Laura Sherman. He was preceded in death by his children Jeffrey Jones, John Robert Staten Jr , and James Delmer Staten. Husband of Darla Jean Barr Staten. Father of Lois Ann Staten, Janet L Staten, Jamie Lee Staten, Jesse A Staten, and Julie I Staten. Grandfather to Analeese, Anamarie, Jayden, Andrew James, Muara, Noah, Jacob, Judah, Sammy, Jesse James,Wes, Scott, Brittany, Kristen, John Robert, Arika, Amber, Jeffery Jr, Melanie, Joesph Jr, Brian, Tony, Madeline, Anthony, Selena, Miranda, Jesse, John III, Alicia, James Junior, and Malachi. Father, Uncle, Grandfather, and Great Grandfather to many more. Family and friends are welcome on Friday, April 30, 2021 from 5 to 8 p.m. at Slone & Co. Funeral Directors 13115 Lorain Ave. Cleveland, OH 44111.