Conlin, Robert James 4/10/1933 - 6/27/2020 Jackson, Mi Robert James Conlin DDS, died peacefully in the early hours of June 27, 2020. He was the son of John W and Catherine M Conlin. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Tammy, his first wife Hildegard and brothers Jack and Jim. Bob was born and raised in Ann Arbor, Michigan and graduated from St. Thomas High School. He was drafted and served honorably in the US Army. Upon returning from the service he graduated from the University of Michigan Dental School in 1962. He had his own dental practice in Ann Arbor for over 20 years. After selling his practice, he continued to work for various dental companies throughout Michigan through his 85th birthday. He was a member of American Dental Association, the American Legion, the Elks, the Moose, and the Knights of Columbus (4th degree). Bob loved his family and friends. He always had a sunny Irish disposition and was loved by all. He was an avid outdoorsman and loved to hunt and fish. He loved spending time outdoors with his children and grandchildren, especially at Sunnybrook in Northern Michigan as well as winters in Florida. He is survived by his loving wife Grace A. and his children, Kathy (Joe), Bob, Jr. (Julie), Terry (Sandy), Jody (Brad) Regnier; brothers Judge Patrick (Anneward) Conlin, Judge Richard (Jean) Conlin and sister Mary (Dennis) Dyer; grandchildren, Matt (Lauren), Ryan (Dani) Conlin, Erika and Austin Meller, Bill and Kevin Regnier, Justin (Carolyn) Schaerer, as well as 8 great-grandchildren In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Holy Family Ministries. www.holyfamilyministries.org
Funeral services will be held July 31, 10am at St. Thomas Catholic Church, Ann Arbor, Mi.