June 16, 1941 - August 9, 2021
Robert E Arvin, 80, of Montgomery, TX peacefully passed away on 8/9/2021 after a long battle with illness. Bob was born on 6/16/1941 to John Peter Arvin and Pauline (Meyers) Arvin in Washington, Indiana. Bob was a lovable and funny boy.He was a drummer in the band, football player and track runner at Washington High School. After graduating in 1960 he went into the Marine Corp. He was very proud to be a Marine. SEMPER FI! After he completed 4 years in the Marines he landed his first job at Pacific Telecommunications in California. This kickstarted his life long career in telecommunications. He met his first wife Judy Charlene Spraker and married her in 1964. They had 2 children, Rebecca E. and Ronald E. Bob met the love of his life, Carolyn Schmidt and they wed on 7/8//78. They celebrated 43 years of marriage this year. Bob was a strong, kind, loving, and supportive father and husband. His knowledge and guidance was the foundation of his family. Bob was also passionate about traveling/RVing and rebuilding his classic cars and he could often be found tinkering with his cars in the barn. Anyone who knew Bob knew he was full of life and loved him as he loved them. He was the most loving father and husband a family could ask for. He is predeceased by his parents, brothers Hershel, Joseph, George and Don. He is survived by his wife Carolyn, his children Rebecca (Eric Bock) of Roy, Washington, Ronald (Catherine) of New Smyrna Beach, Florida and Holly (Ross Kline) of Orange, California. Brother Dale (Mary) of Jeffersonville, Indiana, 1 brother in law and 2 sisters in law. The family requests that all flowers and notes are sent to 15457 Queen Elizabeth Ct Montgomery, TX 77316. There will be a funeral service with military honors on September 25th at 10 am at Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home 20850 Eva St Montgomery, TX 77356. You may leave written condolences to the family at www.shmfh.com.
Robert E Arvin, 80, of Montgomery, TX peacefully passed away on 8/9/2021 after a long battle with illness. Bob was born on 6/16/1941 to John Peter Arvin and Pauline (Meyers) Arvin in Washington, Indiana. Bob was a lovable and funny boy.He... View Obituary & Service Information
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