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Mr. Robert A. Compeau, age 83, of Rockford, MI, passed away on Monday, August 16, 2010. He grew up in Trenton, MI and graduated from Trenton Slocum Truax High School where he played football as a guard. Beginning at the age of 11, Bob worked at a small grocery store and continued working until his graduation. He then entered the US Army, serving as a Staff/Sgt. during WWII. After the military, Bob worked at Trenton Distillery. At a wedding, Bob met Bobbie, and it was love at first sight. After a loving courtship, they were marred the next year on May 5, 1951 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Trenton. He then worked at Chrysler in supervision, retiring after 30 years. He liked to fish, and his children and grandchildren have many special memories of him teaching them to fish. Bob always took wonderful care of his lawn and gardens. Bob was happy with just being in the comforts of his home. He is survived by his loving wife, Bobbie; children, Kurt and Diana Compeau, Claudia and Richard Rosner, Joy Truitt; grandchildren, Hannah, Lesley, Bobbie, Spencer, and Whitney; five great-grandchildren; brother and sisters, Mrs. Patricia Spalsbury, Deanna and Arnold Milliman, Milton and Mary Compeau, Ruthann and David Swauger; nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Emily, brother, Charles, and sisters, Margaret Matthews and Barbara Stith.