HOOD, Robert Layne Sr., 76, of Richmond, Va., originally from St. Louis, Mo., passed away April 20, 2013 at home, surrounded by his family. He was born November 1, 1936, the only son of the late Robert Waldo and Margaret Viola Hood. Married August 27, 1965 to, and survived by his wife, Patricia Sue; their daughter, Lauren Hood Luebs and her family in Nokesville, Va.; and their son, Robert Layne Hood Jr. and his family in Glen Allen, Va. A professional engineer, he held B.S. degrees in civil and geological engineering from Washington University in St. Louis, Mo., an M.B.A from St. Louis University, and M.S. degrees in civil and geotechnical engineering from Missouri University at Rolla and University of Minnesota respectively. Memorial services to be held June 1, 2013 at 11 a.m. at St. Martin's Episcopal Church, 9000 St. Martin's Lane, Richmond, Va.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.