Obituary: Robert Waker |

Obituary: Robert Waker

Robert Waker

October 11, 1936 – August 17, 2021

Robert (Bob) Douglas Waker, of Craig, Colorado passed away August 17th, in the Walbridge Wing in Meeker, Colorado. Bob was born in Detroit, Michigan on October 11, 1936 to Edward Richard Waker and Opal Clara Marrison. He attended Utica High School graduating in 1955. He served in the Navy in Active duty and Reserves from 1957-1962. He married Shirley Shawver in June of 1959. Bob moved his family to Wyoming in the early 70s and moved to Colorado in the early 80s. He married Glenda Haff in June of 1992. Bob is survived by wife Glenda of Craig, Colorado, brothers Edward Waker, Donald Waker and Samual Martin, son Robert Waker of Minnesota, daughters Vicki Kerns of Colorado and Stephanie Glover of Maryland, step daughters Lynn Carroll and Jackie Davis both from Colorado. Bob thoroughly enjoyed his 10 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren. Bob is preceded in death by his parents, brother Jerry Martin, first wife Shirley Shawver and granddaughter Toni Carroll. Funeral Services will be held September 1st at 10 am at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Craig, Colorado. There is a greeting time from 9 am to 9:30 am at the church to visit with the family.

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