Robert "Bob" Stover passed away peacefully on
December 28, 2012. He was born March 28, 1927
to Neda and Ernest Stover in McNary, AZ. The
family moved to Mt. Shasta, CA where he
attended school. In 1945 he joined the Navy where
he served in WWII. Upon his return to Northern
CA, where he resided for 75 years, he worked for
Southern Pacific Railroad and was a Volunteer
Fire Fighter for the Dunsmuir Fire Department.
He is survived by his wife Virginia "Nadine" Stover, two daughters
Debbie Stover of Redding and Dana Francis of Chico and two
granddaughters Kristen and Lauren Francis of Chico. Also surviving
are his sister Barbara "June" DeMello (Joe), brothers Charles Stover
(Elaine), Michael Stover (Val) and many nieces and nephews.
The family has request that in lieu of flowers memorial contributions
may be made in memory of Robert Stover to: Northern California
Veterans Cemetery, PO Box 76, Igo, CA 96047. 866-777-4533.
A Military Honors Service was held Friday, January 25, at the
Northern California Veterans Cemetery in Igo. Saturday, January 26, a
Celebration of Life was held at the Oakmont Retirement Community