Robert H. Bird
September 01, 1938 - June 28, 2017
Robert H. Bird, age 78 of Naperville, IL, former 30 year resident of Cookeville, TN, passed away at his home after a long illness, Wednesday, June 28, 2017. He was born September 1, 1938 in Ferndale, MI to the loving late parents, Henry and Marion Bird. Beloved husband of Germaine Bird, nee Passarelli, wedded on September 10, 1960. Adored dad of Beth Ann Bird of Chicago, IL and Gay (Doug) Bolenbaugh of Sugar Grove, IL. Dearest Grandpa Bob of Tyler (Molly) Jennings and Nicholas Jennings. Fond brother of Richard J. Bird of Basalt, CO. Bob graduated from Bloom Township High School, class of 1956, went on to Purdue University, class of 1960. He worked for Walker Manufacturing and Deluxe Products and retired from Fleetguard in 1993. Bob enjoyed woodworking, golf and spending time with his family.
Arrangements entrusted to Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville, IL 60540.
Internment is private. For more information, please call 630-355-0213 or www.friedrich-jones.com
In lieu of flowers, memorials to: Glaucoma Research Foundation (www.Glaucoma.org).