Obituary: DRAIN, ROBERT

Published: Friday, Aug. 1 2014 8:45 a.m. MDT

Robert S. Drain 1947 ~ 2010

Robert S. Drain was the eldest child born January 20, 1947 to Sherman N. and Afton B. Drain in Salt Lake City, Utah. He passed away at his home in Phoenix December 11, 2010 after enduring many years of various health challenges. He graduated from Cyprus High in 1965 and he went on to work for Kennecott, and then in the sales industry for many years. He moved from Utah to Arizona in 1983. He was an avid bowler and roller skater and very competitive in all sports. He was a huge Denver Bronco fan. Bob married Barbara Thompson October 17, 1992. He was the father of four daughters, Shauna (Tony) Huston, Barbara (Lance) Clegg and Stephanie (Dave) Larson all of Salt Lake City; and Tami (Jerry) Nowdomski of Phoenix. Bob donated his body to medical science and the family is grateful that two people received corneas because of his generosity. Bob is survived by his wife, four daughters, seven grandchildren and two sisters. He was preceded in death by his mother and infant son. Bob will be remembered and memorialized along with his father at the graveside services at Valley View Memorial Park, 4400 W 4100 S., Monday, Mar. 14, 2011 approx. 1:30 p.m. Online condolences: www.peelfuneralhome.com