Died Thursday morning April 11, 2019. Robert was born February 28, 1965 in Kalamazoo, Michigan a son of John and Jane (Johnston) Behl. He had been a lifelong Kalamazoo area resident and was employed with the Stryker Corporation for several years before retiring. Robert was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, John Behl II. He is survived by a sister, Holly Cheatham of Portage; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Private services and burial will be held at a later date. There will be no visitation. Memorials may be directed to the charity of your choice. Arrangements were made by the Langeland Family Funeral Homes, Memorial Chapel, 622 S. Burdick St. www.langelands.com.