Robert D. Knoll, 80, of 695 Shannon Drive in Robins died at his home on Wednesday June 13, 2012 after a brief illness. Memorial services at 1:00 PM on Monday at the Cedar Memorial Park Chapel of Memories. Inurnment at Cedar Memorial Park Cemetery. Cedar Memorial Park Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include a son Douglas (Darcy) of Millersburg, a daughter Debora Maneir of Kissie Mills, Missouri; a brother Samuel (Shirley) of Webster City and a sister Margaret (Lod) Nichols of Cedar Rapids. He is also survived by four grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, five brothers and two sisters.
Bob was born on April 10, 1932 in Webster City, the son of Orville and Bernice Thompson Knoll He married Toshiko Yokichi on May 19, 1986 in Cedar Rapids. She died in 2009. Bob was an engineer at Rockwell-Collins and retired from there in 1990 after more than 35 years of service.
Robert D. Knoll
Bob enjoyed feeding the birds in his back yard, going to air shows, the casino and especially the time spent with family and friends.
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