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Robert Jon "Bob" Melby

July 10, 1946 August 10, 2018
Robert Jon "Bob" Melby
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Robert J. “Bob” Melby, loving husband, father, and grandfather, passed away on August 10, 2018, at the age of 72. Bob was born on July 10, 1946, in Mino, ND, to Eilert and Alma (Olsen) Melby. He married Juanita Moralez on August 1, 1970, in Corpus Christi, TX, and they raised two children, Diane and Rob together. A Certified Public Accountant, he held a BA in Business Administration from Minot State College, and a Masters in Accounting from the University of North Dakota. He served in the Navy as a Flight Navigator and was a Vietnam veteran. He worked for 29 years for the Defense Contract Audit Agency, and retired as the Deputy Regional Director of the Eastern Region in 2002. Following his retirement, he enjoyed work as a consultant in locations around the world.
Bob had a passion for music and was a skilled guitar player, artist, and chef, and enjoyed spending time with his family. He was a man of impeccable character who was always willing to lend a helping hand, and he will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents Eilert and Alma Melby and his nephew Bradley Melby. He is survived by his wife, Janie, children Diane Baggett (Ted) and Rob Melby, grandchildren Sebastian and Emerson, brother Ron (Carol), sister-in-law Angie Gutierrez (Dan), niece Michelle, and nephews Steven and Jeremiah.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 18, 2018, at 2 p.m. at Carmichael Funeral Home, 1130 Whitlock Avenue, Marietta. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to El Buen Pastor Church, PO Box 3224, Corpus Christi, TX 78463.
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Visitation

Saturday

18

Aug

1:00 PM 8/18/2018 1:00:00 PM - 2:00 PM 8/18/2018 2:00:00 PM
Carmichael Funeral Home Marietta

1130 Whitlock Avenue
Marietta, GA 30064

Carmichael Funeral Home Marietta
1130 Whitlock Avenue Marietta 30064 GA
United States

Service

Saturday

18

Aug

2:00 PM 8/18/2018 2:00:00 PM
Carmichael Funeral Home Marietta

1130 Whitlock Avenue
Marietta, GA 30064

Carmichael Funeral Home Marietta
1130 Whitlock Avenue Marietta 30064 GA
United States
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