ROBERT RAYMOND BLEEKS
~Robert Raymond Bleeks, age 74, a 35-year resident of Fort Mohave, Ariz., passed away on Thursday, December 5, 2013 in Fort Mohave, Ariz. He was born September 28, 1939 in Cuba, N.Y.
~Robert graduated from Friendship High School in N.Y. He served in the United States Air Force
from June 12, 1959 to March 11, 1964, as a Jet Engine Mechanic at Cannon Air Force Base, N.M. Robert then worked as a Jet Engine Mechanic for Northrop and then General Electric before retiring. After retiring from General Electric he worked as a taxi cab driver for Desert Cab in Bullhead City, Ariz.
~Robert was a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Bullhead City, Ariz.
~Robert is preceded in death by his mother, Lucy Allen Perice; father, James Ward Bleeks; and infant sons, Robert Raymond Bleeks Jr., and Mark D'Vaughn Bleeks.
~He is survived by his wife, Marilyn Bernice (Compton) Bleeks; daughter, Jeanna Wynelle (Bleeks) Johnson; grandson, Kolby James Bly; and granddaughter, Celina Leigh Johnson.
~Burial will take place at 10:40 a.m. (Nev. time) on Monday, December 16, 2013 at Southern Nevada Veterans Cemetery in Boulder, Nev.