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Robert "Bob" F. Engdahl
Date of Death: September, 01 2020


         Robert "Bob" F. Engdahl, 96, Wells, passed away on Tuesday September 1, 2020 at North Woods Place in Escanaba. He was born on August 31, 1924 in Escanaba, son of the late Gustaf and Louise (Depotise) Engdahl. On July 14, 1951 he married the former Marie "Pat" Couillard at St. Anthony's Church.
 
          Bob proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during WWII. He retired after 36 years at the paper mill. Bob was a member of St. Anthony's church in Wells for many years. Amongst his many hobbies, Bob really enjoyed his daily 5 mile walks and biking.
 
          He is survived by his wife, two sons: Richard Engdahl and William (Christina) Engdahl, a brother: Fred (Marge) Engdahl as well as several nieces and nephews.
 
          Bob was preceded in death by his parent and two sisters: Eleanor and Lorraine.
 
          At this time services will be private for his family. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Anthony's Church with Fr. Rick Courier officiating. Burial will take place in the Holy Cross Cemetery.
 
          His family would like to extend a special thanks to all the caregivers at North Woods Place, who lovingly called him "Pops", and became his "adopted grandchildren" over the past two years.
 
          The Allo Coolman Funeral Homes are assisting the Engdahl family.
 
          Please visit www.allofh.com to send online condolences to his family.

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  • "So sorry to hear of Bob's passing. Knew him for many years and was such a wonderful man. Always smiling and pleasant. Our family will miss his presence at holiday dinners and his famous peanut butter pie. <3 "
    -Sharon Polishak

  • "Pat and family, Sorry to hear about Bob’s death. You have a lot a good memories. Gentle hugs,"
    -Ardith Paarni

  • "Pat & Family, Sorry to hear about Bob. We were next door, (over the Cedar hedge), fore 50 years. Was always nice to talk with both of you. Carol & Dave."
    -Carol & Dave Carlson

  • "My condolences to the family. Bob was a good man. RIP Bob!🙏"
    -Gary Lehman


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