GilbertJan. 8, 1934 - Feb. 15, 2013 OKLAHOMA CITY Bob was born in San Francisco Jan. 8, 1934 and died Feb. 15, 2013 after a short illness at home surrounded by his family. He joined the Army at 17, served in 2 wars and retired 20 years later as a major. He became a systems analyst in the computer industry and worked for another 23 years and then became a school volunteer helping teachers and kids with their computers. He is survived by his wife Heike of 53 years, his daughter and son-in-law Ellen and Robert Schuyler and their 3 children Caylee, Chris, Cody and his wife Lauren; his son Eddie and his sons Zach and Jake along with his wife Ashley; two great granddaughters Brooke and Ali; and a nephew Uwe Canting and his family; and many friends and comrades. A celebration of his life will be held at Christ Community Church, 13812 S. Scott, Edmond, OK 73013 (Scott and Memorial) at 11:00 AM Friday Feb. 22, 2013. In lieu of flowers please give to the Wounded Warrior Project or the .

Published in The Oklahoman on Feb. 20, 2013