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Robert Diver obituary

Robert “Bob” Diver

Posted on April 12th, by Marcia Loader in Obituaries. Comments Off on Robert “Bob” Diver

DEERFIELD – Robert “Bob” Lee Diver, age 78 of Deerfield, passed away on Friday, April 7, 2016, at ProMedica Bixby Hospital, Adrian.

He was born on July 21, 1937, in Deerfield, the son of Wilson and Audrey (Stark) Diver.

On April 28, 1959, Bob married the former Charlotte Mae Kuhlman at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Deerfield. She preceded him in death on April 29, 2015.

Bob was employed by General Motors at Hydromatic in Toledo, Ohio, as a fork lift operator for 35 years before retiring. He then obtained his builder’s license in 1979 and began working alongside his son for Dan Diver Builder’s, eventually becoming a partner. Bob was a member of the Sons of the American Legion. He loved to play golf and, in earlier years, softball. He was undoubtedly the Detroit Lions biggest fan, paying tribute to his favorite … Read More »

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