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Robert Leo Polvi

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“Bob and I started working together late in our Bechtel careers, in 1984, in Turkey, with our long time associate, Sarik Tara and ENKA. Bob's...Read More »
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Robert was born on April 10, 1935 and passed away on Monday, September 19, 2016.

Robert was a resident of Salem, Oregon at the time of passing.

He graduated from Amity High School in 1953 and continued on to receive a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Engineering and a Master of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Oregon State University in 1958.

Robert was married to Viola.

A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday November 6 2016 at Zenith Vineyard 5657 Zena Road NW Salem Oregon 97304.

In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be directed to The BeaversR.L. Polvi Heavy Construction Scholarship at Oregon State University. Contact OSU Foundation at 800 345-7281.