Robert L (Bob) Bland - Born 9/1/1943 Passed 10/28/2011: Bob went home to his Lord after a lengthy illness. He passed away in the home of his son & daughter-in-law. His wife, Virginia, his son Alan & daugther-in-law April were by his side.
Bob was predeceased by his parents Dell & Harriett Bland & a son James.
Bob is survived by his wife, Virginia of 48 years. His sons Robert ( Gemma), Harold (Carol) of Peoria, AZ & Alan (April) of Mesa, AZ. He has 15 grandchildren & 13 great-grandchildren. He also leaves behind 2 brothers & a sister.
Bob was an avid fisherman & loved woodworking.
In lieu of flowers a memorial has been set up at Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church in Clarkdale, AZ. A Celebration of Life will be held on December 3, 2001 at 3 p.m. at Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church at 101 S Main St in Cottonwood, AZ
Information provided by survivors.