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Robert W. Divine

December 7, 1949 ~ June 16, 2020 (age 70)

Obituary

Robert W. Divine, 70, of Coldwater died on Tuesday June 16, 2020 at Medilodge of Marshall following a short illness.

 Bob was born on December 7, 1949 in Sturgis to Richard and Leona (Graham) Divine.  He graduated from Fremont High School in 1968.  Bob joined the United States Marine Corps in 1968.  He served in Vietnam and was honorably discharged in 1970.

Bob worked for Dana Corporation for many years he retired in 2015.  Prior to that he worked for Bud Badder installing sea walls around Branch County area. Bob enjoyed going to the Coldwater Senior Center, enjoyed playing cards, and being on the computer. He also enjoyed softball, being a score keeper and official at several events in Coldwater.  Bob enjoyed all kinds of sports and was an avid fan of the Detroit Tigers.

Survived by his sister Lois Wicker; nieces and nephew, Karissa (Martin) Sellers, Angelina Wicker, and Gregory Wicker.  He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Larry Divine.

A private interment will take place at Fort Custer National Cemetery at a later date.  Family requests memorial contributions to Disabled American Veterans (https://www.dav.org/).  Memorials can be mailed to the Kempf Funeral Home PO Box 519 Marshall MI 49068  Leave a personal message for the family and sign the online guestbook at http://www.kempffuneralhome.com

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