Robert G. "Bob" Barnes

Robert "Bob" G. Barnes, loving husband and father, passed away on February 20, 2013, at 85 years old.
Bob served in the Marine Corp. from 1946 to 1948. He received a bachelor's degree from the University of Iowa and a master's degree from Illinois State University. His career in special education spanned 40 years, culminating in the position of Special Education Director in Washtenaw County, Michigan. Bob married Helen Mary Baum in 1950. Bob was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed skiing, canoeing, sailing, paddle ball, and camping.
He is survived by Helen; daughters, Carol and Chris; sons: Jeff, Jim, and Mark; and six grandchildren.
The family would like to thank all who shared in his life and adventures.
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Published in Daily News-Sun on Mar. 1, 2013