Robert DeShambo Jr.

CHOCOLAY TWP – Robert (Bob) DeShambo, Jr. passed away peacefully at the Tender Care Nursing Home in Sault Ste. Marie, MI on August 4, 2017 where he had been a resident for several months.

Approximately 24-years ago Bob was paralyzed from a logging accident. Prior to the accident, he was an avid fisherman and outdoors man. After the accident he resided with his mother who took excellent care of him until her death 2008. Bob enjoyed living in the family home until his health took a turn and he was placed in a wound care clinic.

Bob is survived by his brothers, Wayne (Lori) DeShambo, Tim (Laurie) DeShambo, Michael (Deb) DeShambo, Jim (Lana) Howard and Allen Howard. He has a sister Barbara (Skip) Mathis. Bob had numerous nieces and nephews and two great-nieces.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert, Sr. and Beatrice DeShambo.

A memorial service will be held at the Fassbender Funeral Home Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 2:00PM with the Rev. Leon Jarvis Officiating. Inurnment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery. Visitation will start at 12:00 Noon. Please visit fassbender to express your condolences online.