Robert “Bob” O’Rourke, 68, of Vanderbilt, passed away on June 15, 2021.
He was born the son of Willard and Ruth (Goff) O’Rourke, on August 28, 1952, in Gaylord, Michigan.
Bob was a diesel mechanic and was known to be able to fix anything. He also drove a logging truck for many years.
Bob was preceded in death by his significant other, Patricia Jean Crandell; and sister, Christine Hilliker.
He is survived by his children, Sherri Sanders of Gaylord, MI, and Robert (Hattie) O’Rourke of Williston, FL; grandchildren, Zachary, Thomas, Hannah, Krystyna, Johnathon, and River; siblings, Patrick (Ann) O’Rourke, Mary Anne (John) Brink, and William Michael O’Rourke; and brother-in-law, Bob Hilliker.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital (by clicking the link provided), 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Arrangements were entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, PO Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.