Robert Bobich

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  • Name: Robert Bobich
  • Location of Birth: Crosby, Minnesota
  • Date of Birth: July 9, 1928
  • Date of Death: September 6, 2014 (86 years old)
  • Parents: Paul and Rena Bobich
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  • Highest Rank: S1 (Seaman First Class)
  • Branch: Navy
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  • Date Sworn In: May 1, 1946 (Date of Induction)
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    World War II

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  • Civilian Life:
    Robert retired from the Nashwauk School District as a stockroom clerk. He also drove bus for the school district.

    Robert was a friendly, talkative person who enjoyed his community. He loved meeting new people and visiting with them, whether it was a stranger, student, or an old friend.

    He is survived by his wife, Gloria Bobich; a daughter, Sherri (Mark Frensko) Senogles; two sons, Robert P. (Nancy) and Duane (Jacki); four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; and by numerous nieces and nephews.

    Robert was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Elizabeth Johnson, Lilah Marolt, and Pauline Nick; and brothers, Alex Waite, Nick Bobich, Henry Bobich, and Thomas Bobich.

    Robert died at Heritage Manor Nursing Home in Chisholm, Minnesota and is buried in Nashwauk Cemetery at Nashwauk, Minnesota.

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