J. Naab

J. Robert "Bob" Naab

1925 - 2014

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Naab, J. Robert "Bob" Age 89 of Edina, MN, passed away peacefully 11/23/14. Preceded in death by wife, Marjorie (nee Witt). Survived by daughters, Liz Felton and Tricia (Mark) Swenson; grandchildren, Mike and Jenny Felton, Emily and Trevor Swenson. Long time aircraft insurance specialist and booster of general aviation. Member of Mpls. Suburban Gyro Club and MSP Hangar, Quiet Birdmen. He was one of the first to use an airplane for sales work and flew accident free for 40 years. Although a terrible golfer, Bob was happiest on the golf course with friends. He also liked to hunt and fish. Bob never liked funerals - "tight shoes and neckties, hard seats and poor acoustics, teary eulogies and long winded clergy". In lieu of a funeral, he asks that his friends raise a glass at happy hour and remember the enjoyable times you shared together. Memorials preferred to EAA Young Eagles, P.O. Box 3086, Oshkosh, WI 54903. Cremation Society of MN (952-924-4100).