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Robert James Callaghan

1944 - 2013 | Obituary Condolences
Robert James Callaghan Obituary
ROBERT JAMES CALLAGHAN Robert Callaghan of Chico, CA passed away peacefully at home on Friday, Sept. 27, 2013. Bob was born May 22, 1944 in San Francisco, CA. He attended Junipera Serra High School in San Mateo, CA, graduating in 1963. He was a veteran of the ARMY National Guard. On October 2, 1971, he married Shangra Nelson-Brock. Bob was em-ployed for 33 years with PG&E. He was predeceased by his parents Robert and Alice; and Sister Kathleen. He is survived by his wife Shangra; daughter Shelby (Blake) Heinlein; son Mike (Christy) Callaghan; grandchildren Finn and Della; brothers Don and Paul (Janet); sisters Virginia and Teresa (Kevin); and many nieces and nephews, as well as a circle of close and loving friends. Whether called Irish Bob, Whiskey Bob, Ranger Bob, Marshal Bob, Chairman of the Board, husband, dad, grandpa or brother, he will be in our hearts forever. A Visitation and Rosary will be held at Newton-Bracewell Funeral Home on Thursday, October 3, 2013 from 7 to 9pm. A Mass of Christian burial will be held at Our Divine Savior Catholic Church in Chico, CA on Friday October 4, 2013 at 11am. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Enloe Hospice or The Butte Humane Society in care of Newton-Bracewell. You may share your thoughts and memories of Bob online at nbcfh.com
Published in Chico Enterprise-Record on Oct. 1, 2013
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