Robert "Bob" Ackerman Dec. 23, 1933 - June 25, 2008 Resident of Clayton Loving husband of Mary Ackerman. Devoted father to Aaron (Dawn) Ackerman, Laura (Ray) Warner, and stepfather to daughters, Darlene (Rick) McMillen, & Karen (Jose) Garcia. Loving and cherished grandfather to 11 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Born in Connecticut and moved to California at the age of ten. He served in the United States Army from 1956 to 1958. Bob will be remembered as an avid fisherman and a truly gifted mechanic, owning Sun Valley Transmissions of Concord for over thirty years. Bob enjoyed his many fishing trips, spending time with friends and family and taking care of his garden. Visitation will be from 9-11:30am, with the Memorial Services beginning at 11:30am on Saturday, June 28, 2008 at Oakmont Memorial Park, 2099 Reliez Valley Rd., Lafayette, CA. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions to the
, Hospice of Eastbay, 3470 Buskirk Ave., Pleasant Hill, CA 94523. A special thanks to the entire staff at Bruns House for the care they provided for Bob and the support that they gave our family. They are truly angels.