Robert B. Edmonds, 92, of Onaway, died at home Thursday, January 8, 2015. He was born to Lawrence and Charlotte (Gotham) Edmonds in Dearborn March 23, 1922. After his first wife passed away, Bob married Norma (Haywood) Travis July 26, 1979 in Cheboygan.
Surviving Bob are his wife of more than 35 years, Norma Edmonds of Onaway; a son, Bruce Edmonds of West Branch; two daughters, Cassandra Edmonds of Pontiac and Sarah (Rod) Boger of Mississippi; three stepdaughters, Kathy Morgan of Hubbard Lake, and Colleen (Gary) VanHuysen and Sharyn (Ray) Malone, both of Onaway; three stepsons, Ray Travis of Onaway, John Travis of Petoskey and Ed (Tammy) Travis of Cheboygan; 20 grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service was held at the Chagnon Funeral Home Monday, January 12. Elder Carol Latsch officiated. Bob’s final resting place will be at Forest Lawn Cemetery. Those planning an expression of sympathy may consider making a donation in memory of Bob to the Salvation Army. Condolences may be shared with Bob’s family at www.chagnonfh.com.