Bob was predeceased by his wife, Arlene; brother, Richard Shaw; daughter, Barbara Howes; sons-in-law, John Howes and Alexander Nowak; brothers-in-law, Stuart Howe, Gottlieb Ackeret and Keith Peck; grandsons, David Howes and Richard Hendee.
Services will be held at a date to be announced in Sidney, at the convenience of the family.
The family extends special thanks to the nurses and doctors of the Lake City VA Medical Center and Serenity Place, who so lovingly cared for Bob in his final months.
Memorial contributions in his name may be made to Serenity Place, Lake City VA Medical Center, 619 South Marion Avenue, Lake City, FL 32025. Donations will be used for the comfort and welfare of their veteran patients.