Robert Lee Burcher Jr., 72, owner of Bobby Burcher Electric

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Bobby Burcher
Bobby Burcher

Robert Lee Burcher Jr. (Bobby) 72, passed away Saturday, May 9, 2015. Bobby was a lifelong resident of the Peninsula. He was an amazing athlete and was owner/operator of Bobby Burcher Electric. He was also a good friend and mentor to many through the years.

Bobby is survived by his wife, Laura Burcher; stepchildren Donald, Dale, Gary, Sylvia, Jennifer and Heather McGuire; a brother, David Burcher; sisters, Patti Amos, Debbie Goens, Linda Delauder and Crystal Prosper; seven step-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Frances Burcher and a sister, Nancy Kelly.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, May 12 at Amory Funeral Home in Grafton. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 13, 2015, in the Amory Funeral Home chapel. Interment will follow at Peninsula Memorial Park.