Robert "Bob" Purol was born on May 16, 1933 in Chicago, IL and died on April 5, 2016 in Oklahoma City. He spent 29 happy years with his wife, Bonnie, traveling and enjoying evenings on the patio surrounded by family and friends.
After a lengthy career with TWA, Bob retired with AMPCO Systems Parking. He loved traveling, bowling, and an afternoon at the racetrack. His favorite pastime was playing cards, a love he passed on to his children and grandchildren.
He is proceeded in death by his parents, Bruno and Agnita Purol; twin brother Norbert; sisters Ann, Dorothy, Noreen, and Marion; daughter Leslie Ann.
He is survived by his wife, Bonnie Purol; Children: Jeffrey Purol and wife Debbie, Robert Jr., Janice Miller and husband Rick, Byron Dunn and wife Loree, Debbie Crane and husband David, and Karen Swain and husband David; Grandchildren: Zachariah Purol, Aaron Purol, Colton Miller, Jessica Marick and husband Josh, Jeffrey Crane, Joshua Swain and wife Lindsay, Rachel Dunn, and Latricia Crane; and Great-Grandchildren: Lexie, Jacob, Hadlie, and Cooper Marick, Nathan, Jeffrey Jr., and Aidan Crane, Jacob, James, and Lacey Swain.
Services will be held at Buchannan Funeral Home on Wednesday, April 13 at 10:00 am. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Parkinson Foundation of Oklahoma at www.parkinsonoklahoma.com.