- November 21, 1925 - October 26, 2009
- Hayden, Idaho
of Robert's Passing
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“Knowing Mr. Packer was certainly a blessing. His warm smile and friendly conversation always brightened my day. He will be missed.
1 of 3 | Posted by: Amy - CDA, ID
“Verla, We are sorry to hear of Bob's passing. I remember the good times camping and playing games. Tom and I wish to send our thoughts to you at...Read More »
2 of 3 | Posted by: MARILYN BAGLEY - Coeurd'Alene, ID
“We will miss our friendly neighbor of 25 years, who always had a smile for us. He seemed to enjoy playing cards and games with us, especially if he...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Ed & Janet Javorka - Hayden, ID
Robert K. Packer Nov. 21, 1925 – Oct. 26, 2009 Robert "Bob" Packer passed away peacefully at home in Hayden, Idaho. he is survived by his loving wife, Verla, of 35 years; his two children: Steve (Denise) Packer of Columbus, Indiana and Kathy Packer of Elkhart, Indiana; three step sons: Robert R. Rickel of Athol, Kenneth (Cathy) W. Rickel of Athol and Randall K. Rickel of Auburn, Washington. He is also survived by 8 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Bob served in the Navy during WWII. In 1983, after working 31 years for NIPSCO in Indiana; he retired to Hayden. He enjoyed traveling, camping, reading, crossword puzzles, games and playing cards. At Bob's request, there will be no service. Memorials may be sent to the Hospital Auxiliary at Kootenai Medical Center.