Bob Graves
Bob Graves

Obituary of Bob Graves

Robert Douglas “Bob” Graves, 92, of Eagle, Idaho passed away Monday, March 2, 2020.

Bob was born on September 9, 1927 in Falls City, Oregon to George and Thelma Graves.

He graduated from Dallas Oregon High School and then joined the Naval Reserve in 1944. In 1945, he was called to active duty where he served on the USS Saratoga and the USS Renville as a radioman.  He was discharged in 1946, but remained in the Naval Reserve and was recalled to active duty in the Korean War in 1950, serving two years.

Bob attended Linfield College in McMinnville, Oregon where he met and married his wife Vivian Darlene Curtis.

Bob was employed with the Department of Insurance for the State of Idaho for many years.

Bob was an avid hunter and fisherman...also loving sports of all kinds.  He loved to read and liked prophecy, and made a study of Revelation. Most of all, he was an outstanding Christian.

He is survived by three daughters; Diana (Bob) Roberts, Linda (Lon) Blades and Lori (Kelly) Tsatsa; seven grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Vivian, his parents George and Thelma Graves and grandsons Ryan Kelly Tsatsa and Levi Douglas Blades. 

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Graveside Service

11:00 am
Friday, March 6, 2020
Idaho State Veterans Cemetery
10100 N. Horseshoe Bend Rd.
Boise, Idaho, United States
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