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Bob F. Hoover

July 10, 1932 February 15, 2019
Bob F. Hoover
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Obituary for Bob F. Hoover

Bob F. Hoover, 86, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2019 at Wedgewood Healthcare Center in Clarksville, IN. He was born on July 10, 1932 in Gould, AK, the son of Thomas and Madie Brashears Hoover. He joined the Navy at the age of 17. He was a very distinguished Navy Pilot in the Korean War, Lifetime Rancher, and a Retired Executive Engineer with AT&T. He was an avid flyer and loved restoring airplanes. He flew for the Government until his early 70’s as a Yankee White Pilot. He continued flying his personal plane until his recent illness from the shingles vaccine. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and being a survivalist. He was a devout Christian with a benevolent heart and loved his family. He was a member of Lincoln Hills Christian Church, Corydon IN. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Barbara Hoover. He is survived by two sons, Jerry Hoover (Joyce) of Corydon and Dan Hoover (Robin) of Idaho; one daughter Derenda Beard (Derick) of Redding, CA; one brother, Don Hoover (Imogene) of Denair, CA; one sister, Janice Holden of Modesto, CA and numerous grand and great grandchildren. Funeral Services will be at 2 PM Saturday, Feb. 23, 2019 at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon. Pastor Webster Oglesby will officiate. Burial will follow in Heidelberg Cemetery near Corydon. Friends may call from 10 AM to 2 PM on Saturday also at the funenral home in Corydon, IN.


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Visitation

Saturday

23

Feb

10:00 AM 2/23/2019 10:00:00 AM - 2:00 PM 2/23/2019 2:00:00 PM
Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes - Corydon

318 East Chestnut Street
Corydon, IN 47112

Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes - Corydon
318 East Chestnut Street Corydon 47112 IN
United States

Funeral Ceremony

Saturday

23

Feb

2:00 PM 2/23/2019 2:00:00 PM
Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes - Corydon

318 East Chestnut Street
Corydon, IN 47112

Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes - Corydon
318 East Chestnut Street Corydon 47112 IN
United States

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Heidelberg Cemetery Final Resting Place

Heidelberg Rd.
Corydon, IN 47112

Heidelberg Rd. Corydon 47112 IN
United States
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