20 Apr Robert “Bob” Acocks
Bob passed away peacefully on April 14, 2020 with the loving care of the staff at The Sheridan, South
Jordan, Utah. Bob was born on March 25, 1929 in Salt Lake City to Clarence Acocks and Geneve
Parsons. Bob married Virginia Fletcher on September 1, 1948 and they had five children together. Bob
had a fascination with trains and dedicated his life career with the Union Pacific Railroad.
Bob enjoyed the outdoors. He was an avid golfer, achieving a hole-in-one, and was a master gardener.
He enjoyed time spent with his family, especially his 10 grandchildren, and 23 great-grandchildren.
Bob is preceded in death by his parents, three sisters, Helen (Pullen), Lois (McKean), and Shirley
(Ballard), and his eldest daughter, Kathleen (Dixon). He is survived by his wife, Virginia, daughters
JoAnn (Young) and Sandy (Stoddard), and son, Coy.
There will be a small graveside service for family at Wasatch Lawn, on Monday, April 20th at 11:00 a.m. Others
wishing to attend can do so online at https://www.facebook.com/WasatchLawnMemorial/videos/222273409043030/?vh=e&d=n