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1928 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
ROBERT L. WHALEN McALLEN - Robert L. Whalen, born in South Bend, Indiana on July 4, 1928, passed away May 12, 2014. Bob was a Korean War veteran. He retired from the Texas Highway Department in 1987. He was active in Boy Scouts and was an Eagle Scout with three Palms. Bob continued working with the Boy Scouts as an adult, receiving the honor of Silver Beaver. He spent many years raising, training and showing dogs. Bob enjoyed traveling in his RV with his friends and working with wood. He loved being with his family, extended family and friends. Bob is survived by his wife of 55 years, Shirley; sons, Mike (Lynn) and Sean (Tony); sisters, Dorothy and Norma; and extended family and friends. His inurnment will be at 9 a.m. Friday, June 27 at the RGV State Veterans Cemetery. There will be a Celebration of his life on Saturday, June 28, at 2 p.m. at Kreidler Funeral Home. The family requests that memorial donations be made to the RGV Boy Scouts of America, P.O. Box 2424, Harlingen, Tx 78551-2424 or a . kreidlerfuneralhome.com Sign the guest book at www.themonitor.com/obituaries
Published in The Monitor on June 26, 2014
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