Robert "Bob" Vance, age 72, passed away on September 28, 2017 in Santa Rosa. He was born on September 5, 1945 to Kenneth and Doris Vance in Kingman, KS but raised in Wichita, KS. Bob moved to Sonoma County in 1967. He was an Army veteran, who served in Vietnam and later became involved in Vet Connect. Bob enjoys working on model trains and airplanes, gardening, computer technology, and auto restoration.
He is survived by his wife, Georjeanne; sons, Robert and Roger (Tonya); grandsons, Steven and Kyle; brother-in-law, Jess Murray; sister-in-law, Yvonne Tally; niece, Juliette Burns, and his best friend, Tucker. Bob will be missed by all of the lives he has touched.
Funeral service will be on Friday, October 6, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. at Eggen & Lance Chapel; 1540 Mendocino Avenue in Santa Rosa. Donation may be made to Sonoma County Vet Connect; 1351 Maple Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA 95404.