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    Battle Creek, MI 49015

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“I have known Bob and Sharon since I used to go to the Tiger Room prayer meetings in the 1980's with my dad (Deacon Al). Bob was such a gentle spirit...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Stephanie Fedele - Battle Creek, MI

“So sorry Sharon to hear of Bob's passing. I will pray for you and your family. Your family has always had a special place in my heart, from being a...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Rebecca Brutsche - Battle Creek, MI

“Sharon, so sorry to hear about Bob's passing. I just saw it tonight on Facebook. Prayers to you and your family. ”
3 of 18 | Posted by: Kathy & Dan Kever (Freds) - MI

“Will be with you in heart, mind and spirit. Prayers for peace and comfort in the difficult days ahead. He will be missed beyond measure. ”
4 of 18 | Posted by: Daniel Dewey - Granger, IN

“Sharon and family, i am so sorry for the loss of Bob, a loving husband and a devoted father. He will always be remembered for his kindness and...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Nancy French - Augusta, MI

“I am so very sorry Sharon and family for the loss of your loving husband and devoted father. He was always a very kind man and so loyal to his...Read More »
6 of 18 | Posted by: jack french - Augusta, MI

“I know if Bill Stoffer were still alive, he would have felt deep sympathy for Bob's family in the passing of his wonderful and caring man who was...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Linda Kolmodin - Albion, MI

“What a wonderful , caring man. He truly loved his Family and his God and life.We are sure the Lord has a special reserved spot for him ! Bob had a...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Dan & Cathy Kunitzer - FL

“Sharon and family. Sorry for your loss. ”
9 of 18 | Posted by: Thomas Freds

“So sorry for your loss. Frank and I so enjoyed being around you and your wonderful family. Your faith and values shined through you and your whole...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Camille Carlson - Manteno, IL

“While we never met in person, I got to know your son, and in turn you through him. I am so sorry we did not get a chance to meet, living so close....Read More »
11 of 18 | Posted by: Laurie Sullivan - Battle Creek, MI

“Bob set the example of what a loving and caring parent is all about. He was an inspiration for many others. May his FYmemory be a blessing. ”
12 of 18 | Posted by: Gary Lincoln - Ceresco

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Dewey family. God bless you all. Sam and Teresa Durham ”
13 of 18 | Posted by: Sam and Teresa Durham - MI

“Bob truly was a man of God who lived his life by loving others, following the example set by Jesus to love others as ourselves. May eternal rest...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Father David Pinto - Kalamazoo, MI

“We received word that Bob was hospitalized, put on a ventilator, and was being taken off it, being placed in hospice, and finally being taken home. ...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Randy and Gloria Dennis - MI

“My dearest familyI share in your sadness as we remember all the the great times we shared with Uncle Bob. I still remember the time I got to spend...Read More »
16 of 18 | Posted by: Lisa Ball - The Colony, TX

“Sharon, Dave and Family,My most sincerest sympathies to you all in the loss of Robert. I pray you find comfort with each other in this time. He did...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Elsie Cameron - Battle Creek, MI

“I am so sorry David and Family for the loss of your Father and loved one. ”
18 of 18 | Posted by: Kaye Schragg - Battle Creek, MI


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Robert Aaron Dewey was born January 16, 1942, to Raymond and Margaret (Kennedy) Dewey in Chicago, Illinois. Robert passed with grace and peace surrounded by his family into the arms of Jesus, on February 23, 2021.

Bob spent 43 years at Albion Machine and Tool Company as a tool and die maker; retiring in May, 2005. He considered himself blessed to work all his life at a job he loved. Bob collected and restored Maytag gas engines and made several models in his home machine shop. He is survived by his wife Sharon of 51 years, 10 months; his brothers, James Dewey and Salvatore Costa, sister, Maryann Wickersham, brother-in-law, Frank Hardwick (Ellen), sister-in-law, Glenda Rosenau (Brett), many nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews, all much loved. He is survived by his loving children, Robert Joseph Dewey, David Edward Dewey (Stephanie), Thomas Sinclair Dewey (Teresa), Anthony Scott Dewey, Ana Marie Dewey, Andrew Aaron Dewey, Ron El Alexander Dewey, Damien Geovanni Dewey, Kitana Cierra Ann Dewey; Grandchildren, Nyana Noel Mandoka, Aniya Lillian Mandoka, Eleon James Mandoka, Han Geol Robert Dewey. He was preceded in death by his parents Ray and Margaret Dewey, stepmother Genevieve Dewey, sisters, Mary Pat Dewey and Marlene Costa Dewey.

Family will receive friends on March 2, 2021, from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m., at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home and Cremation Care in Battle Creek. A Rosary will be said at 7:00 PM. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Philip Roman Catholic Church on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 1:00 PM and may be viewed at https://vimeo.com/519196772. Interment will follow at Houston Cemetery. Personal messages for the family may be placed at www.farleyestesdowdle.com.