ROBERT DALE McGILLIVRAYRobert Dale McGillivray, 82, of Duluth, passed away Friday, Dec. 20, 2013.
Robert Dale McGillivray, 82, of Duluth, passed away Friday, Dec. 20, 2013 at Viewcrest Health Care Center surrounded by his wife and family.
Robert was born on Oct. 5, 1931 in Duluth to William and June McGillivray.
He graduated from Fargo High School in Fargo, ND. After graduation he enlisted in the Navy. Following his discharge in 1954, he worked at his uncle's car garage in Fargo. Later, returning to Duluth, Bob went to work as a cab driver for the Allied Cab Co. After buying a car, he became an independent owner/operator for them. Bob enjoyed driving for many years, retiring in October, 1975.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents; his sister, Susan; and his aunt, Ruth.
He is survived by his loving wife, Judy; children, Cindy (Steve) Kettelhut and Cathy (Douglas) Boerboom, Brian and Mark; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; his brother, William (Nina) and many nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank the staff of Viewcrest for their kindness and good care of Bob.
GATHERING OF FAMILY AND FRIENDS: 2 p.m. until the 3 p.m. service Saturday, Jan. 4, in Cremation Society of Minnesota, 4100 Grand Ave., 624-5200. Honors will be accorded by the Duluth Honor Guard.
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