Robert "Bob" Bruce Grede, 63
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A Funeral Service for Robert "Bob" Bruce Grede, 63, of Bull Shoals, Arkansas will be 1PM Thursday, April 4, 2013, at Kirby & Family Funeral Home in Bull Shoals, AR with Reverend Terri Hart officiating. Burial will be in Kirby's Tucker Memorial Cemetery with family as pallbearers. Bob passed away April 2, 2013, at Mountain Home, AR.
Born May 30, 1949, to Philip and Mildred Hill Grede. Bob was one of three boys. He married Lynne Bahorich Grede at Maui, Hawaii on April 29, 1997. Bob worked as a millwright welder at Acme Steel in Chicago, IL. He retired to Bull Shoals, AR in 2004 from Midlothian, IL. Bob will be remembered as a vibrant man who was considerate, thoughtful and very generous. He knew how to have fun and to take others along with him in that fun.
Bob is survived by his wife, Lynne Grede of Bull Shoals, AR; son, Phillip Grede Jr. (Pamela) of IN; daughter, Kelly Donohoe (Tim) of IL; two brothers, Phillip Grede (Paula) of IN and George Grede (Carol) of Bull Shoals, AR; grandchildren, Tyler & Taylor Grede and Tristan & Colin Donohoe; niece, Debbie Due (Alan Hood) of MO; nephew, Joey Grede (Patsy) of Bull Shoals, AR; dear friends, Jim and Judy Sabatino and canine friend, Suzy Q.
His parents preceded him in death.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of the Ozarks. Arrangements are by Kirby & Family Funeral & Cremation Services. Please visit our online guestbook/obituary at kirbyandfamily.com
Published in Baxter Bulletin from Apr. 3 to Apr. 4, 2013