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Robert "Bob" Draheim

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Robert "Bob" Draheim Obituary
Draheim, Robert "Bob" Age 81, of Battle Creek, MI formerly of Westland and Garden City, MI passed away peacefully at Brookdale Assisted Living. He was born in Wyandotte, MI on October 4, 1936 the son of Harold and Edith (Richards) Draheim. Bob graduated from Wyandotte High School in 1954. After High School he attended the University of Michigan and Eastern Michigan University where he earned a Bachelor's and 3 Master's Degrees. In 1959, he married Marilyn Vent in Wyandotte. He worked as a teacher for Wyandotte High School from 1963-1967, then Flint Central High School from 1967-1969 and Garden City Schools from 1969-1993 where he retired. He coached High School Football and Golf. Bob proudly served in the United States Army. Bob was an avid golfer and University of Michigan fan. He enjoyed playing cards and learning trivia, meeting people, and watching most sports. Bob is survived by son, Craig Draheim of Battle Creek, MI; brothers, Gerald (Jan) Draheim, Thomas (Nancy) Draheim; several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife and parents. In accordance with his wishes cremation has taken place. Private family services will take place at a later date. Memorial contributions may be directed to Athens Area Schools Athletic Department. Friends may send condolences or share a memory at kempffuneralhome.com.
Published in Heritage Newspapers on May 27, 2018
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