John E. Runyard's
Dear Old Pop, We miss You
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||Obituary for Robert D. Runyard -
Runyard, Robert Donald, 89, of Huntington Beach, passed
away February 23, 2012 in Huntington Beach.
Robert was a retired mechanical engineer; he served in
the Marine Corps in the Pacific during WW ll.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Gwen, sons Robert,
Richard, Bruce and John: grandchildren Robin,
Sean, Anna, Travis, Jessica, and great grandchild,
Victor, daughters-in-law Tinie and Jackie .
Service will be held at Noon on Monday 5th March at
Westminster Memorial Park, 14801 Beach Blvd. Westminster, Ca.
My Father was born & raised in Waverly, Iowa.
After the war, he married Gwen, a New Zealander, settled in
Southern California and raised four boys. Pop, ( Bob ) worked
as an engineer at AeroJet Ordnance, a job he thoroughly enjoyed.
Pop enjoyed skiing ( which Mom & Pop both did till nearly 80 years old )
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Memory. A wonderful short video made by Pop's Granddaughter, Anna Rae Runyard.
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