POWELL, Wyo. - Bob McNeill, 73, died Thursday, Jan. 15, 2009, at the Powell Valley Hospital. Memorial services for Bob will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 19, at the Thompson Funeral Home. Cremation has taken place.
Bob McNeill was born Feb. 5, 1935, in Flint, Mich., to Lynn and Ruby McNeill. On Feb. 16, 1957, he married Dorothy Ort in Casper, Wyo. The couple had three children.
Bob was a teacher for Lamont Public Schools of Lamont, Wash., School District No. 1 of Powell and a teacher/administrator for the Lower Kuskokwin School District of Bethel, Alaska.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy; his son, Ron (Alesa) McNeill of Honolulu, Hawaii; his daughter, Ede (Jim) Dozier of Cody, Wyo.; his son-in-law, Greg Bentley of Garland, Wyo.; five grandchildren, Jared and Trent Dozier, Corrie and Lee Bentley and Amy McNeill; five great-grandchildren, and his brother, Pat McNeill of Kennewick, Wash.
His parents, daughter Von Bentley, granddaughter KayCie Bentley and his brother Lynn McNeill preceded him in death.
Memorials may be made to the Absarokee Lodge No. 30 of Powell.