- March 10, 1948 - November 21, 2016
- Houston, Texas
of Robert's Passing
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“Dear Whitten Family,Bob came to my rescue last year when John died, with his sensible advice, his warm approach, and above all his gentle nature when...Read More »
1 of 29 | Posted by: Annie Benzon - Houston, TX
“Myra, Brian and I were saddened to hear about Bob's passing. May his memory forever be a blessing to you and the rest of the Whitten family. ...Read More »
2 of 29 | Posted by: Jenifer Caracciolo - Chicago, IL
“I was so saddened to hear of Bob's death. Myra, you and Bob were always so sweet to keep us well supplied with the Stratford football pictures Bob...Read More »
3 of 29 | Posted by: Elaine Sorsby - Houston, TX
“I just heard the sad news of Bob's passing. I'm so very sorry..he was much too young. He helped me so much when my husband died in 1990. I shall be...Read More »
4 of 29 | Posted by: Kathy McLean - Houston, TX
“Myra My thoughts and prayers are certainly with you at this difficult time. Such and accomplished man, with love for his family, and a beautiful...Read More »
5 of 29 | Posted by: Melinda Abell - Houston
“To the Entire Whitten Family:Sincerest condolences and prayers for your strength during this most difficult time.
6 of 29 | Posted by: Sharon Takacs - Houston, TX
“My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
7 of 29 | Posted by: Linda Addison - Houston, TX
“We were shocked and saddened to read of Bob's passing. We enjoyed all of our times with him as our corporate and personal accountant, as well as the...Read More »
8 of 29 | Posted by: Robert Ulrich - Houston, TX
“Dear Myra and all your loved ones,Bob was takes from all of much too soon. May the good Lord see you through your time of grief and comfort you...Read More »
9 of 29 | Posted by: A friend
“To The Family: I pray the Lord keep you all in prefect peace and restore joy in your hearts in the days that follow your storm. Debbie Chambers...Read More »
10 of 29 | Posted by: A friend
“dear MyraDon and I are so very sorry for the loss of your dear sweet Bob. You have raised a beautiful family and I know they will be there to help...Read More »
11 of 29 | Posted by: A friend
“Myra our prayers are with you and your family, may God keep Bob by his side! Kind regards,Fred Marlene Shakra and family
12 of 29 | Posted by: Marlene Shakra - Houston
“I only knew Bob for two years, but he blessed me with his humor, his kindness and his grace. He will be missed so much at our firm.
13 of 29 | Posted by: Theresa Burkman - Houston, TX
“Mr. Whitten was a man who was devoted to his family. My condolences to his family members. He will be missed.
14 of 29 | Posted by: Sharon Takacs - Houston, TX
“You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. May god bless you and your family.
15 of 29 | Posted by: Bob & Karen Sanders - Houston, TX
“Myra and Family,We were so sad to hear about the loss of Bob. Your families strong faith will help you get through this difficult time. We will keep...Read More »
16 of 29 | Posted by: Nancy Howell - Houston, TX
“Our deepest condolences to you Myra, the Whitten family and all of your close friends during this difficult time. It was great that we had some time...Read More »
17 of 29 | Posted by: Gregg Smith - Sharpsville, PA
“Knew Bob well during much of my accounting career. He was a consummate professional and a good person to work with. Completely honest in all his...Read More »
18 of 29 | Posted by: A friend
“Our condolences to all of the Whitten family. I have not seen Bob in years but have many fond memories of the time spent with the Faulkner, Whitten...Read More »
19 of 29 | Posted by: Janet Faulkner-Kugler - Tucson, AZ
“I came to know Bob through the Gun Club. When he came on Wednesday afternoons it was always a pleasure to hang-out with him and cut-up with our gun...Read More »
20 of 29 | Posted by: Jerry LaTour - Houston, TX
“Mr. Whitten was an amazing friend to the Jones family, and his generosity and kindness will not be forgotten. Sending love and prayers. Laura Ryan
21 of 29 | Posted by: Laura Ryan - Houston, TX
“Sincere sympathy to Bob's family on his passing. Mike Huffman
22 of 29 | Posted by: Mike Huffman - Houston, TX
“Myra and family,Our hearts break for you all.Bob was an amazing man of great faith and strong character. Bob will be greatly missed and you will...Read More »
23 of 29 | Posted by: A friend
“Very sorry to hear about the loss of Bob. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. The David Walton family
24 of 29 | Posted by: David Walton - Houston, TX
“It is vey hard to say good bye to Bob. We met in 1972 while working at Arthur Andersen & Co. We left there together with John Bonno and started an...Read More »
25 of 29 | Posted by: Elliott Bossin - Houston, TX
“We are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you. Love, the Doug Nichols family.
26 of 29 | Posted by: Doug Nichols - Andrews, Tx.
“Bob was a compassionate friend. I treasure the memory of him praying with me Sunday regarding a medical procedure I had on Monday. I wish we had the...Read More »
27 of 29 | Posted by: Karen Rains - Houston, TX
“So sad to hear this news. I considered Bob my most valued mentor during my 20+ years in accounting. I will miss him so much and will be praying for...Read More »
28 of 29 | Posted by: Nancy Piwonka - Houston, TX
“My dear cousin, how I will miss your wisdom and vision. I will miss your constant concern for others and your faith. I send prayers of comfort and...Read More »
29 of 29 | Posted by: Ann Rush - Spring, TX
Robert was born on March 10, 1948 and passed away on Monday, November 21, 2016.
Robert was a resident of Houston, Texas at the time of his passing.
Bob graduated from Navasota High School in 1966. He attended the University of Texas at Austin.He earned a bachelor's in business administration May 1970 with honors and a master's in professional accounting June 1972.
He was married to Myra.
Friends are cordially invited to gather with the family and share remembrances of Bob during a reception to be held from five o'clock in the afternoon until seven o'clock in the evening on Monday the 28th of November in the parlor and pavilion of Geo. H. Lewis Sons 1010 Bering Drive in Houston. The memorial service is to be conducted at ten o'clock in the morning on Tuesday the 29th of November at Grace Presbyterian Church 10221 Ella Lee Lane in Houston where Rev. Dr. Trey H. Little Senior Pastor is to officiate. Immediately following all are invited to greet the family during a reception to be held at the church.
In lieu of customary remembrances and as an expression of sympathy memorial contributions may be directed to Mexico Medical Missions 1302 Waugh Dr. 685 Houston TX 77019 www.mexicomedical.org; or to Grace Presbyterian Church 10221 Ella Lee Lane Houston TX 77042 www.gpch.org.