October 30, 1927 - February 19, 2011
Bob Ahrens, beloved husband, dad,
grandpa, brother, uncle, friend,
went to be with his Lord on February 19, 2011. He was born October 20, 1927 in Saginaw, Michigan to Edwin and Elsie Randall Ahrens.
Bob graduated from Alliance High
School in Alliance, Ohio, attended
West Virginia University and
earned a B.S. in Civil Engineering
from Case Institute of Technology
in Cleveland, Ohio. He furthered
his education by obtaining a Masters Degree in Civil Engineering from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Bob served two seperate terms of service in the U.S. Army and was honorably discharged after serving in the Korean Conflict.
At retirement he was a partner with Associated Consulting Engineers in Dallas.
Bob is survived by wife, Mary Helen Coats Ahrens; son, Brian Ahrens; daughter, Sharon Ahrens Fannin and husband, Eric; grandsons, Mason and Drew Fannin; sisters, Ruth Allison and Betty Pool, both of Alliance, Ohio, and many other loving family members.
He has been a member of Royal
Haven Baptist Church since 1967.
Visitation will be Wednesday, February 23, 2011, 6-8pm at North
Dallas Funeral Home, 2710 Valley
View Lane, Farmers Branch, Tx
75234. Funeral services will be
Thursday, February 24, 2011 at
10:00 am at the funeral home.
Interment will be Friday, 2:00pm February 25, 2011 at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Nacogdoches County. A visitation will precede the burial at 1:00pm at Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church in Nacogdoches County.
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