Died unexpectedly but peacefully of natural causes at his home on Mercer Island, Wa April 24, 2013. He is mourned by his wife of 11 years Ruth Olsen Lawson, and his children and their families, all of whom reside in the San Francisco Bay Area. Bob was a founding member of Harding Lawson Associates, a leading geotechnical engineering firm based in Novato with an office in Santa Rosa. The many friends and colleagues of Bob are invited to attend a celebration of Bob's life on June 29, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Jason's Restaurant, 300 Drakes Landing Rd., Greenbrae.
Published in the Press Democrat from May 24 to May 27, 2013