April 22, 1935—November 16, 2017
Robert “Bob” Lawrence Wyllie passed away at the age of 82 on November 16, 2017 in San Andreas, California.
Bob was born to Robert Thomas Wyllie and Lucile Marguerite Lawrence Wyllie on April 22, 1935 in Los Angeles, California. He served in the Navy during the Korean War Era.
He was preceded in death by his parents, son Jeffrey, and cousin, Walter Maxwell.
Bob is survived by his beloved wife of 36 years, Darlene E. Wyllie. They married in Elko in 1981 embracing the love of family and friends, as well as his sons, Robert M. (Carol) Wyllie and Brent “Wylee” (Heidi) Eichler, and his daughters, Rear Admiral (ret) Dawn L. Wyllie, Linda N. Wyllie-Whitman, Andrea L. (Wade) Rensvold, Kelli J. Eichler, Shana S. Carter, and Shalon M. (RJ) Leimpeter, his sister Jane Early (Don) Bowland, nieces Susan (Proctor) Hug and Sherie Woods, 14 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren, 2 great nephews and 1 great niece, and many other relatives and close friends, including Evelyn Wyllie, Sharon Gregory, Paula Wells.
A family service will be held in Angels Camp, CA where he fished as a child. A celebration of life will be announced at a future date.