Verhey, Robert “Bob” S. 75, of Santa Ynez, California, died peacefully of complications from pancreatic cancer on September 8, 2018.
Preceded in death by his parents Seymour and Jane Verhey. Survived by his wife, Carol Johnson of Santa Ynez, CA, three siblings, Jim (Annie) Verhey of Napa, CA, Tom (Linda) Verhey of Charleston, SC and Fred (Victoria) Verhey of San Francisco, CA. Children, Bobby (Nancy) Verhey of Inver Grove Heights, MN and Anne Paquet of Cary, NC. And five grandchildren, Allie, Jennie, Bobby and Tommy Verhey, and Jonathan Paquet. He was a very loving uncle to many nieces and nephews.
Bob had an incredibly diverse life! He loved all sports; including following the 49ers, Warriors, Nationals and Capitols. He travelled throughout the world and attended numerous Olympics and world class sporting events. He also was an avid skier, tennis player and golfer. He was an extremely optimistic and outgoing individual who gave an enormous amount of time to charity, teaching and coaching. He also spent significant time with his grandchildren, nieces and nephews. His positive outlook on life will never be forgotten. May he rest in peace.
Memorial service will take place on Sunday, October 7, at 2:00 PM, at St. Mark's in-the-Valley, 2901 Nojoqui Ave, Los Olivos, CA. Reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Team Rubicon USA, an organization that unites skills and experiences of military veterans with first responders to provide disaster relief. www.teamrubiconusa.org
Loper Funeral Chapel, Directors.