Robert was born on May 29, 1920 in Kerman, California and passed away peacefully on Tuesday, July 2, 2013.
Bob was a loving husband, son, father, grandfather, great-grand- father, brother, brother-in-law, and uncle.
He graduated from Fresno High School in 1938. He lived in Fresno all his life except for the time he spent in the service. He served in the army from 1941-1945 when he was honorably discharged as a Master Sgt.
He was a member of the Edison Social Club for 63 years and served as President and Past President.
Bob worked for Pacific Bell for 31 years and retired in 1979.
His favorite pastimes were camping and fishing with his grandchildren and attending all their games.
Robert is survived by his wife, Elsie, of 71 years; his daughter, Marsha Short and her husband John; his son, Doug and his wife Randy; grandchildren, Mike and Aubree Short and their daughters Payton and Payge, Jeff and Hanna Short, Kristin and Matt Pena and Greg Hein.
Visitation will be held at Stephens & Bean Chapel, on Tuesday, July 9, 2013, from 2:00 - 7:00 p.m.
A Funeral Service will be held at Stephens & Bean Chapel, on Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at 10:00 a.m.
Remembrances may be made to Edison Social Club, 3325 N. Clinton Ave., Fresno, CA 93722.