Robert "Bob" Wemple

January 2, 1932 - September 7, 2016
Grand Rapids, MI


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WEMPLE, Robert “Bob”

Age 84, passed away peacefully September 7, 2016. Bob was born on January 2, 1932 in Scottsville, MI the son of the late William and Leona (Johnson) Wemple. He found his refuge on the open road, he loved being a trucker and traveling on his motorcycle. Bob will be remembered for his loving heart and easy going spirit. He is survived by his wife, Phyllis; his daughters, Cheryl and Kathy; step-children, Bobby, Joe, Linnie, Nick, Penny and Mark; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; also surviving are his sisters, Karen and Sharon. Bob was proceeded in death by his brothers, Pete and Jerry. According to his wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no service. Please visit Bob's personal web page to leave a memory or condolence at